We Are Moving the Family from Tanzania into an Apartment!

The Human Rights Task Force (HRTF) continues to work with the family from Tanzania. As a reminder, the mother and 11-year-old son are seeking asylum in Wilmington, DE and have been living at Hope Center. We thank you for your financial support back in February. The money we raised paid...

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UU DELAWARE ADVOCACY NETWORK (UUDAN)

2023 Legislative Session:  What’s Possible? What Should We Push For? There is a new set of legislators representing constituents after Delaware’s November 2022 local elections. Paul Baumbach, the lone UU serving as a legislator, will inform us about the bills that touch on our UU values. What could be brought to the...

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THANKS DO NOT SEEM LIKE ENOUGH!

THANK YOU! THANK YOU!! THANK YOU!! We asked for your help and you responded! We collected $3010.00 for the asylum-seeking family! We will use this money to pay for temporary, emergency housing and living expenses, such as groceries, transportation, and personal items. We are still looking for longer-term housing for...

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Human Rights Task Force Meeting This Sunday!

Sunday, February 5; 12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m. Are you looking for a way to get more involved in the mission of First U to “fight injustice and transform the world through loving action?” Would you like to know what First U is doing to live into this mission? Come join...

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Asylum-Seeking Family in Wilmington!

We have a unique opportunity to live out our First UU Principle “the inherent, worth, and dignity of every person,” and our First U mission to “transform the world through loving action.” A mother and son are seeking asylum in Wilmington, DE. They need our support. Currently, the most pressing...

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MLK Day Event: Film Screening “Who We Are”

Join our film screening of Who We Are: A Chronicle of Racism in America, written by Jeffery Robinson, Former ACLU Deputy Legal Director, and directed by Emily Kunstler and Sarah Kunstler on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 16th at the First Unitarian Church of Wilmington (730 Halstead...

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UU DELAWARE ADVOCACY NETWORK (UUDAN)

UDAN Monthly Meeting; Open to ALL Sunday, December 4, 2022; 4 – 5:30 p.m. by Zoom Please join us to discuss UUDAN’s priorities for the upcoming legislative session. Every year we examine what happened last session and set our advocacy portfolios for the upcoming session. Find out how YOU can get...

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A QUICK UU the Vote GOTV Campaign!

2022 Mid-Term Elections – US Senate Run-Off in Georgia – Postcards Must Be Mailed by November 23!! If you have not heard, the election is not yet over! There is a run-off election for a US Senate seat in Georgia. If you have not written with us before, now is...

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Hybrid HRTF Workshop: Supporting Asylum-Seekers & Refugees

November 20 from 1:00-2:00 p.m.;  Sanctuary & Zoom Plan to stay! Plan to stay!! Come to church, enjoy lunch, and then learn something new!!! Please bring a vegan dish to share for the lunch at noon (details above).   The Human Rights Task Force (HRTF) invites you to an informative workshop following...

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A CALL TO ACTION!

Do NOT Forget to Vote! It is time to VOTE! The Unitarian Universalist 5th Principle says that we “covenant to affirm and promote the right of conscience and the use of the democratic process.” Please do not fall prey to the narrative that voting in Delaware does not matter or...

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Human Rights Task Force Meeting This Sunday!

Sunday, October 30; 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Are you looking for a way to get more involved in the mission of First U to “fight injustice and transform the world through loving action?” Would you like to know what First U is doing to live into this mission? Come join the...

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UU DELAWARE ADVOCACY NETWORK (UUDAN)

Monthly Meetings – Open to ALL: SUNDAY, October 23 4:00 p.m.– 5:30 p.m.  ZOOM Meeting There is a housing crisis in Delaware because there is no affordable housing.  To make matters worse, some of our neighbors have been displaced by hurricanes and terrible rental conditions. Delaware has too many people who must face...

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BONUS Post-Peace Week

First U Event: Racial Justice Healing Circle  Monday, October 17 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. by Zoom We know you thought Peace Week was over, but we have a BONUS event to continue our focus on racial healing and justice. For this Racial Justice Healing Circle bring your wholeness: Your beautiful mind, your authentic heart,...

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Final UU the Vote GOTV Campaign for 2022 Mid-Term Elections

First U has already written 2,840 postcards, but we can’t stop now!   Please HELP US write postcards to Georgia. VOTING MATTERS to a healthy democracy! Now is the time to commit to writing just 20 postcards before October 20! If 20 people write 20 postcards – that’s 400 more people...

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Peace Week Delaware: October 8-16, 2022

Come join us for Peace Week! In typical UU fashion, we present you with worship, advocacy, education, and healing. Click the links to find out more: Sunday, October 9 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Worship (In-Person or Virtual): The Kinship Worldview and the Practice of Peacemaking A service that will examine human...

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