Notes from the Social Justice Council meeting, January 15, 2019

Attending: Don, Betty, Sue, Cathy, Jim, Blanca Agenda: Supporting Shari Tisch & Sunday Supper at the Sanctuary Shari was unable to attend. See vote below to support her taking the Master Serv Sage course Social Justice Council Budget From the May 15th meeting a refugee cooking class thru the Idaho Foodbank, $400 Idea: ask participants … Continue reading Notes from the Social Justice Council meeting, January 15, 2019

Notes from the Social Justice Council meeting, 11/13/18

October meeting:  https://buufsocialjusticecouncil.wordpress.com/2018/10/24/notes-from-the-social-justice-council-meeting-10-16-2018/ Agenda/Discussion Welcome Attending: Don Stepich, Betty Van Gheluwe, Jim Bigelow, Tess Veto, Sue Philley Introductions Adjustments to the Agenda Time Check New Member Orientation - Sue Sue passed out a list of "Things new people should know" and "things we're most proud of/interested in/impressed by": social justice acomplishments 20181118 Think about a … Continue reading Notes from the Social Justice Council meeting, 11/13/18

Notes from the Social Justice Council Meeting, 9/18/2018

September meeting:   Attending: Tess Veto, Cathy Sherman (host), Kacee O'Connor Fall congregational meeting Members of the SJC will present the following Action of Immediate Witness: Abolish ICE (This will be the only AIW presented and voted on due to time constraints at the congregational meeting.) Resolution: Healthcare for All Congregational Study Action: Ending Intersectional … Continue reading Notes from the Social Justice Council Meeting, 9/18/2018

Notes from the Social Justice Council meeting, 8/21/2018

Attending:  Jim Bigelow, Kacee O'Connor, Tess Veto, Sue Philley, Cathy Sherman, Julie D'Agostino     Agenda: 6  with dinner to start, meeting until 8:30, hosted by Sue Notes from the last meeting: https://buufsocialjusticecouncil.wordpress.com/2018/05/17/notes-for-the-social-justice-council-meeting-5-15-18/ Discussion: Review of the Social Justice Summit timeline: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1MFWYgJYWAZj1_F5CSkumARt4zTm0NQ79HpAtsvHlIdU/edit?usp=sharing Name of the Summit: "Being the change through social action" need to make … Continue reading Notes from the Social Justice Council meeting, 8/21/2018

Idaho UUs Condemn Family Separation

From: the Unitarian Universalist congregations of Idaho To: Senators Crapo and Risch Re: Ratification of the Condemnation of Family Separation at the U.S./Mexico Border Senators, The Unitarian Universalist congregations of Idaho Falls, Pocatello, Twin Falls, Boise, Moscow and Coeur d'Alene both individually and in concert condemn the Trump administration's appalling assault on vulnerable families seeking asylum … Continue reading Idaho UUs Condemn Family Separation