Social Justice Committee

Turkeys for TASK 2018

The Holiday Season is a traditional time for giving. Here at UUCWC, we have a number of holiday food collections to support those in our community who are hungry. Hunger can affect people from all walks of life. Many Americans are one job loss or medical crisis away from food insecurity – but some people, … Continued

Thanksgiving Drive 2018

No child should go hungry on Thanksgiving Day or any day, so HomeFront is collecting food items for their annual Thanksgiving Drive. Please help us feed our families by putting together Thanksgiving food baskets. We’ll deliver them to HomeFront in time for them to be distributed for Thanksgiving. Homefront requests that you include a grocery … Continued

UUCWC Members Donate 34 Backpacks to HomeFront Back-to-School Project

by Pam Wallace This year members, groups and friends of the congregation donated a record number of backpacks, all stuffed with school uniforms and school supplies, to help 34 HomeFront kids start the school year off right and have a brighter, happier year at school. In addition, The Dancing Spirits group donated $160 directly to … Continued

Food Ministry Continues in the Summer

Monetary donations to purchase other needed supplies are always welcome.  Please submit donations to the church office and write “Food Ministry” on the memo line.  

Three helpers needed Monday 7/16/2018

We’ve been asked by HomeFront to provide lunches for the kids at Camp Mercer. We’ve answered that call and will be making lunches at 9:30 AM in the Crossings Room on July 16th, We’ll be making lunches for about 50 kids. The tasks will include making and wrapping sandwiches, preparing fruit or vegetables and packing the … Continued

June Food Needs

The meal for HomeFront and Luther Arms in June is: Pasta & Meat Sauce, Garden Salad, Bread/Rolls, Butter & Dessert. Donations needed for the hot meals are: Ziti or Penne pasta, & 85% Ground Beef. Donations needed for the supper sandwich bags are: 100% juice boxes, fruit cups, & granola bars. Monetary donations to purchase … Continued

Chilly in April?

Chili not Chilly! Can you help the Food Ministry with the ingredients for the April meal of Beef Chili?     

Loaves and Fishes 2018 – March 30 & 31

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 30, we’ll make 600 bagged lunches (peanut butter and jelly sandwiches) for distribution on Saturday. We also need brownies … Continued