Finance Committee

The Finance Committee of the Board met in October to review our finances over the next several years. We continue to be in a good short term financial situation and want to remain a vibrant, financially sound church into the future. Mindful of last year’s projections that indicated a shortfall...

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On Line Coffee Sales

You can support farmers, farm workers, and artisans with Equal Exchange. Equal Exchange is a fair trade organization founded on the vision of creating a closer connection between farmers and consumers. We have a variety of Equal Exchange coffees, teas, hot chocolates, chocolate bars, and even baking cocoa, for sale...

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Bloomin’ 4 Good

For the month of August 2022, Giant Food has selected First U Food Assistance Program to receive a $1 donation for every $12.99 Bloomin’ 4 Good Bouquet with the purple hanging tag (pictured) sold at the Giant Food store located at 4301 Concord Pike, Wilmington DE. Bloomin’ 4 Good bouquets,...

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Fiscal Year End is Coming Soon!

As happens every year, our fiscal year comes to an end on June 30 and we are cleaning up loose ends in the office. Here are a few things to think about which will help us wrap up the current year, July 2021-June 2022. Is your pledge for the current...

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Treasurer Wanted

First U needs a new Treasurer. Our current Treasurer, Seth Hammonds, will be leaving at the end of this fiscal year and we’re looking for a replacement. You don’t need a background in high finance or even crypto currency markets, but a familiarity with bookkeeping or accounting is necessary. If...

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Building Use Reminders

As we relax some of our Covid pandemic restrictions, church groups and community members are asking about building use or rentals for meetings, ceremonies and activities. Here is a reminder of what to do if you are interested in using our facility: If you want to learn about available spaces...

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First U Selected by Acme

First U Food Pantry has been selected by local ACME store leadership as the benefiting non-profit in the GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Bag Program! For the month of April 2022, First U Food Pantry will receive a $1 donation from each purchase of the $3.00 reusable GIVE BACK WHERE...

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Ordering from Amazon? Please choose Amazon Smile!

Its almost the season for graduation gifts and prom purchases. Or maybe, you got used to the convenience of online shopping during the pandemic. If you use Amazon for purchases, please consider using Amazon Smile and designate First Unitarian Church of Wilmington DE as your charity of choice. Shop online...

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On Line Coffee Sales – Warm Up While Supporting Sustainable Farms

You can support farmers, farm workers, and artisans with Equal Exchange. Equal Exchange is a fair trade organization founded on the vision of creating a closer connection between farmers and consumers. We have a variety of Equal Exchange coffees, teas, hot chocolates, chocolate bars, and even baking cocoa, for sale...

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Unidentified Donor Checks

We have two checks that we received from Fidelity Brokerage Services with no donor name included on the check. One is dated September 28 for $700 & the other is dated October 11 for $250. If you think one of these could be your donation, please call the office and...

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Endowment Donation Options

Did you know that First Unitarian relies on income from our Heritage Endowment Fund to help support our operations? Endowment income helped fund our budgets throughout the Covid-19 Pandemic – and also demonstrated how donations from earlier generations continue to support our mission. You too can help First Unitarian in...

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