• Share the Plate – July/August – Montgomery County Reentry Initiative August 10, 2020
    The Thomas Paine Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Social Action Committee selects a charity/worthy cause that meets the values and principles of Unitarian Universalism. Half of the offering not designated as pledges is donated to the charity/cause as well as donations specified for the charity/cause. July and August’s recipient is Montgomery County Reentry Initiative (MCRI) Family Services ...
  • TPUUF Presents Lizzie Vena with the Matthew Shepard Award August 10, 2020
    During the June 7, 2020 Welcoming Congregation Annual Pride Service the Matthew Shepard Award was presented to Lizzie Vena. This award, presented by the Welcoming Congregation Team of Thomas Paine Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, recognizes the efforts of a member or friend to encourage “Understanding, Compassion, and Acceptance” by manifesting the Welcoming Congregation concept in their ...
  • Share the Plate – April – PA Interfaith Power & Light April 27, 2020
    Our Share-the-Plate partner for the month of April is Pennsylvania Interfaith Power & Light.  On Sunday, April 26th, Rev. Alison Cornish, UU Minister and Executive Director of Pennsylvania Interfaith Power & Light, led our services with a topic of Engaging Active Hope.  PA Interfaith Power & Light is a community of congregations, faith-based organizations, and individuals of faith ...
  • Share the Plate – February – African American Museum of Bucks County February 9, 2020
    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 African American Museum of Bucks County. The African American Museum of Bucks County is a mobile museum that honors the rich legacy of the African American experience, inspiring ...
  • Share the Plate – January – Project HEARTH February 9, 2020
    Each month the Thomas Paine Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Social Action Committee selects a charity that meets the values and principles of Unitarian Universalism.  Our Share-the-Plate partner for January is Project H.E.A.R.T.H., “Helping Elderly Adults Remain in Their Homes”. The program is under the Family Services of Montgomery County Umbrella. Through the H.E.A.R.T.H. program, older adults who ...
  • 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 ...