Social Action Ministry

HomeFront Backpack Project: Thank You

We wanted to let you know that all the backpacks, clothing and supplies that you donated for this year’s UUCWC Backpack Project have been delivered to HomeFront: 15 filled backpacks, 6 Chromebooks and $1,480 in donations! Your stuffed backpacks, computers and … read more.

Loaves and Fishes Saga 2020

The Loaves and Fishes project began this year with a few new ideas. Volunteers from the UU Congregation of Princeton took a new look at the menu of food that we’ve been providing for many years. Perhaps it could be more nutritious and more economical. … read more.

HomeFront Donation Drop Off is Easy

Making a donation of diapers and non-perishable food items to HomeFront really easy!! Bonnie Ruekgauer, member of the Food Ministry Planning Team found a big blue donation bin – like the kind you see for clothing and shoes – next to the loading dock in … read more.

UUCWC Supports a Friend in Need

HomeFront, our longtime partner, is experiencing unprecedented challenges due to the dramatic societal changes brought about by the current Pandemic. Connie Mercer, HomeFront Founder & CEO, has estimated a $650,000 deficit by mid-May!

In response to this emergency, UUCWC will be donating a $1500 … read more.

Loaves and Fishes Sign-Up Now Open

Loaves and Fishes 2020 – March 27 & 28

For more than 30 years, UUCWC and the Princeton UU Congregation have joined together to feed 600 working poor and homeless people once per year.

There are two phases to this effort:
On Friday night March … read more.

Brownies, We Need Brownies

Loaves and Fishes Reimagined

We’re reimagining our contribution to Loaves and Fishes. They’ve asked us to provide a dessert since we aren’t able to prepare our traditional meal.

We’ll need as many batches of brownies as we can gather.

Make it a family homeschooling project. … read more.