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Hurricane Harvey and Irma Recovery Funds

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 4:49pm

We have news of UUs in Houston and Florida and updates on the disaster reliefs funds established to support their recovery.

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Hurricane Irma Recovery Fund

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 12:44pm

The UUA has established a fund to assist congregations and their communities in recovering from Hurricane Irma.

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UUA, UUSC Leaders are Appalled by Decision to End DACA

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 12:41pm

The Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, President of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), and Thomas Andrews, President and CEO of the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC), issued the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s announcement to end the DACA program:

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Hurricane Harvey Recovery Fund

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 3:57pm

The UUA and UUSC have formed a joint recovery and relief fund for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

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UUA President Condemns Directive Banning Transgender People from Military Service

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 12:44pm

UUA President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray issued the following statement in response to Donald Trump’s directive banning transgender people from entering the military:

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Love Showed Up Today in Charlottesville

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:57pm

UUA President Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray reflects on showing up for love and justice in Charlottesville, VA.

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UUA Board of Trustees Appoints Two Co-Moderators

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 3:50pm

The Board of Trustees of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Co-Moderators following the passing of our beloved Moderator Jim Key in June. We are delighted that Mr. Barb Greve and Elandria Williams have agreed to serve as Co-Moderators until a special election for Moderator can be held at the 2018 General Assembly.

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UUA President: Transgender Ban is Blatant Discrimination

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 8:57am

UUA President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray issued the following statement in response to Donald Trump's plan to ban transgender people from serving in the U.S. military:

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Rev. Susan Frederick Gray Selects Carey McDonald to be Acting COO of UUA

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 8:30am

The Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, President of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), today announced the appointment of Carey McDonald as Acting Chief Operating Officer effective August 1. McDonald succeeds the Rev. Sarah Lammert who served as Interim Chief Operating Officer following the resignation of the Rev. Harlan Limpert in April.

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Arrested As An Act of Moral Obedience - A Reflection on the Healthcare Debate from Rev. Robin Tanner

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 8:26am

The Rev. Robin Tanner, minister of worship and outreach at Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit, NJ, joined the Revs. William Barber, Traci Blackmon, Jennifer Butler and others outside of Senator Mitch McConnell’s office to protest the deep cuts to Medicaid included in the most recent version of the Republican healthcare bill. Rev. Tanner joined the group as a representative of the UUA and she shared this reflection on her participation:

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UUA Condemns Anti-Gay Purge in Chechnya

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 4:07pm

UUA Denounces SCOTUS Decision on Trump’s Travel Ban

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 3:38pm

Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) President the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray issued the following statement in response to today’s Supreme Court decision regarding President Trump’s executive order on travel: 

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Susan Frederick-Gray Elected UUA President

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 9:23am

Minister of Phoenix, AZ congregation wins three-way race to become the first woman elected to the office.

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UUA General Assembly 2017

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 2:08pm

The UUA's 2017 General Assembly in New Orleans has begun! Learn more and follow the action with live streamed events June 21-25.

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