Author Archives: Richard Macdonald

Electronic Reminders for Zoom Social Justice Postcarding Meetups

Electronic Reminders for Zoom Social Justice Postcarding Meetups

The 5th Principle Project hosts postcard/letter writing meetups via Zoom to support social justice initiatives. Sign-up to receive e-mail reminders about upcoming Meetups by e-mailing 5thprinciple@uufsd.org with the subject line: “Zoom postcard meetup e-mail reminder”. Postcard/letter writing topic(s) … read more.

Capital Campaign Update

Capital Campaign Update

It has been quite a while since I wrote to you about our capital improvements, as we were locked into what seemed an interminably long approval process with the Solana Beach authorities over our Conditional Use Permit. We finally have that and can … read more.

Monthly Call To Action – March

Monthly Call To Action – March

H.R. 40 is a bill that would launch a commission to develop reparations proposals to mitigate the ongoing damage from racist federal policies. As a nation, we need to address our past history and current reality of racially-discriminatory federal policies. … read more.

Minister’s Discretionary Fund

Most of you are probably aware that I have a Minister’s Discretionary Fund available for those in need. I would like to remind folks that these funds are available, especially during this time of pandemic and social distancing.
Please feel free to contact me if … read more.

Encinitas 4 Equality Survey

UUFSD Encinitas Residents!

Tom Packard and I are working with the Encinitas 4 Equality Public Safety Group. Tom was on the team that developed this survey, so please take a few minutes to respond.
Robin Sales, SJA

Encinitas for Equality (E4E) is trying to get the pulse … read more.

Monthly Call To Action – February

Monthly Call To Action – February

H.R.1, the “For The People Act”, contains provisions to fight voter suppression, including national automatic voter registration, prohibitions on voter roll purging and federal partisan gerrymandering, and improved election security measures. It also requires presidential candidates to disclose 10 years … read more.

Call for Endowment Grant Applications

Call for Endowment Grant Applications

Fellowship members and Committees are invited to submit applications for grants funded by our Endowment. Applications are due to the Planned Giving Committee by April 15, 2021 and, if grant applications are recommended to and approved by the congregation at our … read more.