Strategic Planning Update

December 10th the Board will present an update regarding the Strategic Plan. The presentation will be in the sanctuary following the service, starting at 12:00 p.m. If you are interested in childcare for this event, please sign up for it here.

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STRATEGIC PLAN for 2023-2028: Action items and directions-Explained

May 15 6:30 p.m. Process: On November 11-12, 2022, under the leadership of Rev. Peers, the Strategic Planning Summit Committee (SPSC) planned and hosted the Summit, “Reimagining and Reclaiming Our Future,” Over 70 church members participated, representing a range of age and interest groups within the congregation. After the Summit,...

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Reimagining & Reclaiming Our Future Summit: A Brief Report

It was an energizing experience for the 70 plus people from our congregation who attended this very interactive and engaging event Friday and Saturday, November 11-12th. We aimed to have as much of a cross-section of the congregation as possible so that we could learn from each other’s experiences and...

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Reminder: Reimagining & Reclaiming Our Future

All Church Strategic Planning Summit;  Friday, November 11 and Saturday, November 12, 2022.  Thank you to the 80 plus members of the congregation that have registered for this significant event in the life of our congregation. Your pre-registration will help us to plan for your participation (name tags, table assignments, materials,...

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SIGN UP NOW FOR REIMAGINING & RECLAIMING OUR FUTURE

NOVEMBER 11-12, 2022 Please join us in this engaging whole congregation gathering where we will help imagine and plan for the future of First Unitarian Church of Wilmington. Why YOU? We want to intentionally have a cross-section of our congregation at this event: young and older, newer and long-term members....

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RE-IMAGINING AND RECLAIMING OUR FUTURE

November 11-12, 2022 at First Unitarian Church of Wilmington We are delighted to invite you to participate in a significant event at First Unitarian Church of Wilmington. We will be joining together as a whole congregation in a strategic visioning and planning event especially designed to bring together a cross-section...

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Save these Dates for Reimagining and Reclaiming Our Future

All Congregation Strategic Planning Summit Friday, November 11 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. and Saturday, November 12, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. This will be an engaging and participatory process of dialogue, discernment and design of our future priorities and directions as a congregation. We want an intentional cross-section of our...

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Library Property Update

As part of the board’s long-term focus on securing our congregation’s future, the board has been exploring possibilities for the library property. Under no circumstances will the library property be sold. The board has now formed a task force under the auspices of the Strategic Planning Committee. The job of...

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The Results Are In!

The Special Meeting vote on the front doors and Sanctuary seating was adjourned at 5 p.m. on Friday, November 2. Over a period of two weeks, 187 Members participated in our first-of-a-kind process designed to encourage greater opportunity for review, discussion, and to increase the number of Members voting. As...

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October Update: Capital Plan Update Meeting

The Strategic Planning Committee will hold one more Q&A session on October 28, following the service, to update the Congregation about progress being made on the Capital Improvement Plan. As part of this update, and in support of the Congregational vote, the committee will present the findings of the subcommittees charged with...

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October Update: Capital Plan Update Meetings

As mentioned in the Special Meeting Notice dated September 28, the Strategic Planning Committee will be holding three Q&A sessions to update the Congregation about progress being made on the Capital Improvement Plan. As part of this update, and in preparation for the upcoming Congregational vote, the committee will present...

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September Update on Capital Plan Improvements

The four subcommittees charged with making decisions on the wide range of major improvements and upgrades have been busy at work since the congregation’s May vote. Improved accessibility (mechanized front doors, wheelchair lifts between different levels and ADA restroom off Parish Hall), as well as space utilization and flexibility (flexible...

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We’re Trying Something New! Notice of Special Meeting of the Congregation, Friday, October 19 – November 2, 2018

The Board of Trustees has authorized a Special Meeting to be convened on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 5 p.m. and adjourned on Friday, November 2, 2018 for the purpose of holding a Congregational Vote on the two questions of whether to relocate the Parks’ doors or replace existing pews...

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Update on Capital Plan Improvements

The four subcommittees charged with making decisions on the wide range of major improvements and upgrades have been working hard since the congregation’s May vote. Improved accessibility (mechanized front doors, wheelchair lifts between different levels and ADA restroom off Parish Hall), as well as space utilization and flexibility (flexible seating...

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Budget Information Meeting

On Sunday, April 29, 2018, at noon, there will be: A Budget Information meeting where the congregation will be given details of the proposed Operating and Capital Budgets and a detailed Capital Improvement Plan presentation by the Strategic Planning Committee. A detailed version of the budget document is available on...

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Capital Improvement Plan  – April 22 Information Session

On April 22 at noon in the Sanctuary, The Strategic Planning Committee will present the details of the Capital Improvement Plan and answer questions. You can read an overview of the plans, here. We also have a progress report available, here. The vote on this plan will take place on May 6 at the Annual...

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IMPORTANT INFO Information Meeting April 29

On Sunday, April 29, 2018, at noon, there will be: A Budget Information meeting where the congregation will be given details of the proposed Operating and Capital Budgets and a detailed Capital Improvement Plan presentation by the Strategic Planning Committee. A detailed version of the budget document is available on request, please email marina@firstuuwilm.org. A progress report on the...

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