Social Justice Projects

SOCIAL JUCTICE ACTIONS

The SJA will undertake the following actions between now and December 31. Members, we encourage you to participate in those actions which are most meaningful to you. Contact the project coordinators or pass by the Happenings Table in the core area between and after services for more information.

Every Thursday: CRC Food Pantry, 10 am to 12:30 pm. Assist in providing food and toiletries to CRC clients.
Contact Person: Betsy Gilpin: betsygilpin01@gmail.com

Yearly Food Drive for the CRC Food Pantry. October 29 through November 19. The 2017 Food drive goal is to provide 100 units each of cooking oil, packets of dried fruit, condiments, dry beans, dry riceland oatmeal.
Contact Person: Betsy Gilpin: betsygilpin01@gmail.com

Saturday, October 14: Pride at the Beach. We have a booth at the event and will hand out materials about our Fellowship We need volunteers to help staff the booth. Contact Person: Adrienne McCord: adrienne@uufsd.org

Sundays, October 15 & 22: Post card writing to elected officials and GVP general information handouts at Happening Table between and after services.
Contact Person: Debbie Hecht: hecht.deb@gmail.com

Sunday, October 22: Noon, Founders Hall. EJTF Socially Responsible Investing Workshop
Contact Person: Debbie Hecht: hecht.deb@gmail.com

Sunday, October 29: 12:20 to 1:20 pm, Founders Hall. UUFSD Indivisible Patriots Candidate Forum. Meet Genevieve Jones Wright, candidate for San Diego County District Attorney.
Contact Person: Karen Reimus: reimus1@aol.com

Tuesday, October 31, 7 to 8:30 pm We will prepare and Serve dinner to Homeless Persons at Cottonwood Creek Park, Encinitas. We need eight to ten volunteers to prepare, bring, serve and interact with (eat and converse) homeless persons.
Contact Person: Liz Young: thefouryoungs@sbcglobal.net

Sundays, October 29 through November19: Hunger Month Collection – CRC Food Drive We will collect specific items for the CRC Food Pantry.
Contact Person: Betsy Gilpin: betsygilpin01@gmail.com

Thursday, November 2, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm San Diego Food Bank
Contact Person: Sara Ohara: sara@saraohara.com

Sunday, Nov 5: 10 am Coffee Hour. Members and friends can write postcards to elected officials, register to vote and learn how to use free smartphone tools to phone/fax their elected officials.
Contact Person: Karen Reimus: reimus1@aol.com

Sunday, November 12: 3 pm – 5 pm Joint action with Indivisible Wagon Circle. Participate in Wagon Circle’s “Love is Louder – Year of Unity – Honoring our Veterans” March and Rally
Contact Person: Liz Young: thefouryoungs@sbcglobal.net

Thursday, November 16: 10 am to Noon Distribution of toiletries, and other items to homeless persons. We need one additional volunteer at the CRC facility, Encinitas.
Contact Person: Paul Trause: trause@comcast.net

Saturday, December 2: Encinitas Holiday Parade, 5 pm to 7:30 pm We will march with the LGBTQ Resource Center and Indivisible Wagon Circle.
Contact Person: Liz Young: thefouryoungs@sbcglobal.net

Sunday, Dec 3: 10 am Coffee Hour. Members and friends can write postcards to elected officials, register to vote and learn how to use free smartphone tools to phone/fax their elected officials.
Contact Person: Karen Reimus: reimus1@aol.com

Thursday, December 7: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm San Diego Food Bank.
Contact Person: Sara Ohara: sara@saraohara.com

Sunday, December 10: 4:30 pm to 6 pm GVP Vigil for the victims of Sandy Hook.We need volunteers to set up and take down of core area and amphitheater.
Contact Person: Steve Bartram: blackbart7562@gmail.com

Wednesday, Dec 13: 6 pm to 8 pm – Del Mar Fairgrounds. CRC Holiday Baskets – We need twenty (20) volunteers to assemble Holiday Baskets of Food.
Contact Person: Norma Showalter: noshow8@yahoo.com

Sunday, December 17: Colonia Cumbres, Tijuana. Community Building Dedication and Annual Christmas Party.
Contact: Kathy Faller: faller.kathy@gmail.com