Author Archives: Ward

Focusing Our Light: BackPack Buddies

The Social Justice Council is delighted to announce that our new “Focusing Our Light” project called “BackPack Buddies” is kicking off THIS WEEK! BackPack Buddies is an Inter-Faith Food Shuttle program to provide children from low-income households each Friday with nutritious, kid-friendly groceries for the … read more.

Service Auction Reminder!

Don’t forget that this Sunday, September 30th, is your last chance to donate a service auction item and buy your ticket(s) for $10. After that, tickets will be on sale November 3rd at the door for $15. To donate a service auction item, go to … read more.

Art You Can Bid On

All of the pieces in our Members Gallery exhibit are FOR SALE! Beginning October 21, there will be a Silent Auction bid sheet next to each piece of artwork. The bidding will end at the time of our UUFR Annual Auction – November 3. All … read more.

Get Out the Vote!

Join the Voter Advocacy team at the October 3rd Wellspring program for a phone bank effort. Democracy NC will provide the guidance and resources, and we will work together to encourage our fellow North Carolinians to vote this November. (Bring your own cell phones and … read more.

UUFR Annual Book Sale, Oct. 5-7

UUFR”s annual book sale will take place the first weekend in October in UUFR’s Founders Hall. The sale will begin on Friday, October 5 from 3 pm to 7 pm, continue on Saturday, October 6 from 9 am to 5 pm, and end on Sunday, … read more.

September Justice Sunday

The Justice Sunday collection recipient on September 23 is the Raleigh Police Accountability Community Taskforce (PACT). Raleigh PACT is a coalition of community-based groups, leaders, and non-profit groups committed to accountability, equity, and transparency in policing through the creation of a community oversight board with … read more.