Faith-to-Action Collections

Twice each month as a project of our Social Action Team, our offerings are designated as Faith-to-Action Collections for specific causes and groups. All cash, as well as checks not designated for some other purpose, are given to the designated recipient of such collections. See the amounts collected below.

The Social Action Team has selected the recipients listed below in no particular order for the 2018-19 church year. Read descriptions of the recipients.

  • Race Matters Friends
  • Humanity for Children
  • Hickman High School Amnesty International
  • Minority Men’s Network
  • Missourians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty
  • Centro para el Desarrollo Político, Educativo y Cultural (Puerto Rico grassroots recovery and development initiative)
  • First Chance for Children
  • Tiger Council of the Blind
  • Literacy Action Corps
  • Voluntary Action Center
  • City of Refuge
  • Centro Latino de Salud
  • UUCC Honduras Ministry
  • Welcome Home, Inc.
  • Unitarian Universalist Service Committee
  • No More Deaths
  • Children’s Grove Kindness Libraries
  • The Center Project

Other recipients may be selected from time to time at the discretion of the minister.

Here is what we have collected since August 2016:

  • August 2016: UU Flood Relief – $1,057.69
  • September 2016: Festival of Sharing – $1,107.20
  • October 2016: The Center Project – $1,035.00
  • November 2016: Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture – $944.70.
  • December 2016: Loaves and Fishes – $1,068.01
  • January 2017: Missourians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty – $1,636.07
  • February 2017: Race Matters, Friends – $1,220.75
  • March 2017: Honduras Ministry – $960.32
  • April 2017: Unitarian Universalist Service Committee – $1,517.00
  • May 2017: Mid-Missouri Pride Coalition – $728.00
  • June 2017: Black Lives of UU – $474.00
  • July 2017: Refugee and Immigration Services – $422.00
  • August 2017: Red Cross-Hurricane Relief – $430.54
  • September 2017: Festival of Sharing – $559.00
  • October 2017: UUCC Honduras Ministry – $1,422.00
  • November 2017: UUSC – $885.85
  • December 2017: Room At The Inn (RATI) – $2,037.57
  • Xmas Eve 2017: UU Benevolence Fund – $492.31
  • Xmas Eve 2017: Minister’s Discretionary Fund – $492.30
  • January 2018: Sanctuary Congregation Fund – $2,217.73
  • February 2018: Minority Men’s Network – $992.00
  • February 2018: Black Lives of UU – $1,010.36
  • March 2018: Fun City Youth Academy – $728.48
  • April 2018: Mo. Rural Crisis Center – $1,206.00
  • May 2018: Race Matters Friends – $1,153.00
  • June 2018: No More Deaths – $1,034.00
  • July 2018: Mobility Worldwide (aka PET) – $772.00
  • July 2018: The Center Project – $623.00
  • July 2018: UUSC – $557.50
  • August 2018: Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture – $803.00
  • September 2018: Festival of Sharing – $725.91
  • September 2018: Missouri Faith Voices Sanctuary Work – $458.00
  • September 2018: UUCC Sanctuary Team – $458.00
  • November 2018: Missourians Against the Death Penalty – $380.00
  • November 2018: UUSC – $335.00