Here are brief roundups of the actions our partner organizations are taking. We hope you will stay informed and consider supporting organizations who share our mission of advancing justice for women and girls, and promoting their spiritual growth.
Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice
- Dorothy May Emerson (1943-2019)It is with sadness we share that Rev. Dr. Dorothy May Emerson passed away on May 13th, 2019. Dorothy was beloved in her community. Her life and works touched many. Her memoir “Sea Change: The Unfinished Agenda of the 1960s” was published just last year. We are grateful to have this glimpse of her life’s […]
- Jane Britton (1945-2019)Jane Britton passed away March 21, 2019 from lung cancer. At left is a picture of Gretchen O, Jane and Barbara S at the Asilomar international women's conference. Jane was a very loyal supporter of UUWR and a regular participant in District retreats as well as a close associate of Rosemary Matson and Meg Bowman. […]
- Remembering Pulse and Honoring Them With Action: 06/13 WebinarThis June marks three years since the shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, where 49 of our own were tragically taken from us. As we mark this anniversary, it is important that we center the voices of Latinx LGBTQ people. Not only were the majority of the victims and survivors of the Pulse shooting […]
- Celebrating LGBTQ Pride Month in Your CongregationJune marks LGBTQ Pride Month, a time to commemorate the history of LGBTQ resistance, celebrate the LGBTQ community, and recommit to the fight for LGBTQ liberation. There is a long history of LGBTQ religious activism, and faith communities continue to be vital in the ongoing struggle to create safe, just, and thriving communities for LGBTQ […]