• TPUUF marks 10 Years of Support for the Philly AIDS Walk December 30, 2019 On October 20, 2019, TEAM TPUUF – Anne Rostosky, Lilia Weber, Janet Bontcue, Caryn Kayser, Vienna Kayser, Deva Kayser, and Phil Manos participated in the 2019 Philly AIDS Walk. This year’s walk marked the team’s tenth continuous year raising money for the AIDS Fund. The team goal this year was $1000. With the generous support ...
  • Share the Plate – December – Collegeville-Trappe Ministerium December 10, 2019 Our Share the Plate Partner for December is the Collegeville-Trappe Ministerium. The Ministerium is an ecumenical effort of the Collegeville area churches that maintains a fund to assist in the purchase of fuel oil for those lacking funds to keep their homes warm in winter, and provides one-time emergency funds (e.g., for food or other ...
  • Share the Plate – November – Covenant House December 10, 2019 Covenant House Pennsylvania is much more than a shelter. They provide an array of services for homeless young people, including a first-class clinic, staff to help with going to college and finding a job, and one-to-one support to help young people plan, stay on track, and achieve their goals. They also provide housing for longer periods ...
  • TPUUF Service Projects scheduled in honor of MLK Day of Service December 9, 2019 MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR MONDAY 1/20/20 TPUUF MLK DAY OF SERVICE 9am – 1pm Our Day of Service is a joint effort of both our Lifespan Faith Development and Social Action Committees. Our event is designed to be family-friendly, with simple project stations available on-site for folks to enjoy and serve. The projects will result in us ...
  • Share the Plate – October – CeaseFirePA September 29, 2019 Each month, the Thomas Paine Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Social Action Committee selects a charity that meets the values and principles of Unitarian Universalism. This month’s recipient is CeaseFirePA. CeaseFirePA is a statewide organization working with mayors, police, faith leaders, community organizations and individual Pennsylvanians to take a stand against gun violence. They organize trips to sites ...
  • Share the Plate – September – Bread of Life Community Cafe September 17, 2019 Each month the Thomas Paine Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Social Action Committee selects a charity that meets the values and principles of Unitarian Universalism. This month’s recipient is the Bread of Life Community Café of Norristown. The Bread of Life Community Café is a ministry of the All Saints Episcopal Church of Norristown. Click to Visit the ...
  • Share the Plate – August – Planned Parenthood Keystone August 16, 2019 Our Share the Plate Partner for the month of August 2019 is Planned Parenthood Keystone. Planned Parenthood Keystone, is the local affiliate of the national Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Their Mission: Care. No Matter What. – Planned Parenthood is one of the nation’s leading providers of high-quality, affordable health care, and the nation’s largest provider ...
  • Share the Plate – June – Methacton High School Gay-Straight Alliance June 17, 2019 Our own Deb Galvin is the Faculty Advisor to the group. They provide a safe place for LGBTQ students and their allies to meet on a weekly basis in order to provide a supportive environment for conversation and sharing. They have become more active recently, regularly updating information posted publicly in a hallway case at ...
  • Share the Plate – March – Church of the Larger Fellowship’s The Worthy Now Prison Ministry Network March 3, 2019 Unitarian Universalists affirm and promote seven principles. At the top of the list is an affirmation of the inherent worth and dignity of every person. It doesn’t matter whether you are in the free world or imprisoned. All are worthy of love and justice — not someday, but right now. This is the saving message ...
  • Share the Plate – February – MCCC Food Pantry February 11, 2019 Our Share the Plate partner for February is the Montgomery County Community College Food Pantry. The Stock Up for Success program was started in 2014 to address the growing issue of food insecurity among students.Your donations can help eliminate a student’s dilemma of having to choose between food and attending class. Monetary donations help fulfill ...