Committee News

Creating Covenants

by Clare O’Brien Doyle, Right Relations Committee “The purpose of the Right Relations Committee is to help restore harmonious relationships.” Each year the Right Relations Committee (RRC) welcomes two new members who will serve for three years. Bud Johnson and I recently joined Karen DiGeorgio, Chris Marietti, Ben Thornton and Susan Colket as part of … Continued

First Recipient of a Roland Rahn Memorial Fund Scholarship

As a loving tribute to our dear Rollie when he passed away, many folks made donations to the church in his honor. Rollie was a great cook with a passion for food…as well as a strong commitment to HomeFront. Rollie’s family made the decision that the memorial funds should be used for scholarships to assist … Continued

Youth Service Trip

by Scott Umlauf, Re Teacher (Coming of Age) The weekend before Thanksgiving a team of Youth Group and Coming of Age students embarked on a trip to New York City for a Youth Service project on homelessness and food insecurity. Leaving by train on Friday afternoon, the group, with two chaperones in tow, navigated the … Continued

New Parking Lot Layout and Information

At long last, construction on the new parking lot will soon be finished! Please use the parking lot layout map below for information on where to park until all the markers have been placed.  Please do not park in or block the entrance and exit areas.  On Sunday, December 16, the Capital Campaign team will … Continued

Developing the Board Goals for 2018-19

by Marianne Alt, President, Board of Trustees Each year the UUCWC Board of Trustees meets at a fall retreat in fellowship, deepening our understanding of our board duties and setting the goals for the year. This year, we began the process at the retreat by examining what kind of board we are (strategic) and how … Continued

UUCWC Adopts 8th Principle Reflecting Commitment to the Dismantling of Racism

NEWS RELEASE For immediate release UUCWC ADOPTS 8TH PRINCIPLE REFLECTING COMMITMENT TO THE DISMANTLING OF RACISM TITUSVILLE, N.J.—The Unitarian Universalist Church at Washington Crossing (UUCWC), a non-creedal religion bound by guiding Principles, adopted an 8th Principle at its 2018 annual meeting this summer. The 8th Principle states: “We, the member congregations of the Unitarian Universalist … Continued

Wake Now Our Vision Campaign Ends on Dec. 31

The Wake Now Our Vision (WNOV) Campaign ends on December 31, 2018. If you plan to include UUCWC in your estate planning, or if you have already done so but not yet advised UUCWC, the WNOV Campaign provides an opportunity for UUCWC to receive a matching gift of 10% of your bequest. Time is running … Continued

Financial Brief: 2017-2018 Fiscal Year Summary

by Joe Schenk, Chair, Finance Committee We closed out the 2017-2018 fiscal year in June with strong results: $489,421 in income $462,162 in expenses More than half of the savings on expenses were in Personnel costs where we saw savings in our intern’s medical coverage and a miscellany of smaller contributing items. Our “plant and … Continued