UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST DELAWARE ADVOCACY NETWORK (UUDAN) – Uniting all 5 Delaware UU Congregations in Legislative Action

June UUDAN Meeting: Voting Rights Delaware currently lags far behind most other states when it comes to voting rights. From preventing all citizens from voting early via mail-in or in-person ballots, to forcing voters to register to vote far in advance of election day, to not allowing all returning citizens...

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Movie Night: “They’re Trying to Kill Us”

Sunday, February 25th at 6:30 p.m. The Environmental Justice Task Force (EJTF) and the Human Rights Task Force (HRTF) are co-hosting a movie night on Sunday, February 25th in the Sanctuary.   “They’re Trying to Kill Us” stars John Lewis as he crosses the country seeking answers to why Americans of Color...

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UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST DELAWARE ADVOCACY NETWORK

Monday, October 23; 6:30-8:00 p.m.; ZOOM Meeting UUDAN Annual Business Meeting Are you unsure what UUDAN is or what we do? Come to the UUDAN meeting this Monday, 10/23 at 6:30 p.m. to learn about the work of UUDAN. We will review the legislative actions we took last year and prioritize...

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UUDAN Share the Plate

The First Sunday Share the Plate on October 1 will support UUDAN, our very own UU legislative advocacy initiative in Delaware. The purpose of Unitarian Universalist Delaware Advocacy Network is to educate, mobilize, and coordinate UUs on advocacy for social justice issues in the State of Delaware in coalition with...

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More Peace Week Events – First U Sponsored

Peace Week is here.  Both the Human Rights Task Force and the Environmental Justice Task Force are actively involved in the planning and execution of the many community events between Sunday, October 8 and Saturday, October 14.  So Come one! Come all! and bring your families, friends and neighbors.  At least...

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WHITE ALLY WORKSHOP

Saturday October 21, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Do you want to be more adept when talking about race, especially with race skeptics? The Human Rights Task Force encourages you to attend the YWCA White Ally Workshop, which will be held in person at Westminster Presbyterian in Wilmington. In addition...

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JUNE 11th SPECIAL OFFERING

Peace Week Delaware You may be thinking, “Didn’t I just donate to Peace Week Delaware last fall? Aren’t they part of Pacem in Terris, which received the September Special Offering?” We’re guessing some clarification is in order. These two Delaware peacemaking groups have always been separate organizations. From its founding...

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ACLU Afternoon Film Screening & Discussion

From Selma to Stonewall Sunday, June 11, 2023 at 3:00 p.m. First U Sanctuary Click here to Register The journey to forming an equitable and just society is one paved with political and social challenges, many of which we’ve been facing for generations. As we continue to fight for racial...

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YWCA and First U Team Up for Racial Justice

The First U Human Rights Task Force is partnering with YWCA DE for their Until Justice Just Is campaign with this year’s 21-day Racial Justice challenge. We hope all of you join us on this journey and please consider inviting your friends and family. YWCA’s Racial Justice Challenge is a...

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Peace Advocacy Training

The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) is coming to share their time, experience, and talents with Delaware! FCNL wants to build a strong Delaware Peace Advocacy Team – and YOU can join with this important work. FCNL Advocacy teams work to influence Congressional action through persistent advocacy, media engagement,...

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Housing Advocacy Begins with YOU!

There is a housing crisis in Delaware and we must act! Affordable housing is critical to well-being. Housing provides stability to maintain jobs, raise children, care for aging parents, and feel safe and secure. Too many Delawareans struggle with housing insecurity. Join us to advocate for more affordable housing in...

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ASANTE SANA! ASANTE SANA! ASANTE SANA!

We thank you again and again in both English and Swahili for your generosity and support for our Congregational Accompaniment Project for Asylum-Seekers (CAPAS). This weekend, we have invited the family from Tanzania to join us at the Earth Day events on Saturday morning April 22 and Sunday dinner on...

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UU DELAWARE ADVOCACY NETWORK (UUDAN)

A Topic for Earth Day Weekend! House Environmental Package Discussion Let’s talk about climate legislation on Earth Day weekend! Taking action to retard climate change must be a legislative priority. We know that last session Delaware stopped short of passing bills that could have created meaningful change. This session, a...

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