Entries by Janet Loew

Share the Plate for Hispanic League

The share the plate recipient for September 2019 is the Hispanic League of W-S (HL). The HL greatly improves the Winston-Salem community through ambitious multicultural offerings, and strong, vital support for our Hispanic neighbors. Education is a major initiative. For decades, it has continuously strengthened its Hispanic Middle School Achiever’s program, which provides role models, […]

An Essential Spiritual and Moral Value

By The Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, President of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) When my son was just 2 years old, I found him bringing all his stuffed animals into the shower. When I asked what he was up to, he answered, “It’s shower church.” I smiled and asked, “Oh yeah, what’s happening at shower church?” […]

Community Clothes Closet News

Did you know the  Community Clothes Closet (CCC) serves more than 50 “shoppers” from our community each month?  It’s a great service, and so needed!  Please consider joining our team for a 1.5 hour shift on September 14th!  Contact Bob Manizza if you would like to lift your spirits by serving!  Contact:  clothescloset@uufws.org

Choir Resumes

Choir rehearsals will resume on Wednesday, August 28 at 7 p.m. Please contact Mignon Dobbins at musicdirector@uufws.org for more information.

The Social Action Council Needs You!

Want to make a difference in the community and at the Fellowship? SAC is looking for leaders to coordinate action on issues in the community and the State. This exciting opportunity has many levels and entry points. Once we get you started, you’ll have the autonomy to create your own action plan for the Fellowship. Because […]

Hurricane Relief

September 13 will be the anniversary of landfall for Hurricane Florence. Thousands of families are still waiting for help to restore their storm damaged homes. Contact eco@uufws.org to volunteer. No experience necessary.

Jo Dawson Volunteer Service Award 2019

The annual Jo Dawson Volunteer Award is the result of nominations from members, supporters and friends of the Fellowship. The honor signifies a person, couple or family who made significant contributions in time and talent to the Fellowship. Chris Kelsey and Loretta Arnn, (2019 winners), joined the Fellowship in 2015. Our own Rev. Lisa Schwartz […]

Support the Fellowship Food Ministry

Did you know that the care committee will deliver a meal to someone who is recovering from an illness or other challenges? We need volunteers who might be available to cook and deliver a meal a few times a year. If you are interested, please contact Caroline Davenport-Ersoff at care@uufws.org. Thank you!

UU Women’s Fund Group Seeks Supporters

You are invited to join The Women’s Fund of Winston-Salem to help meet the growing needs of women and girls in our community. Last year the Fellowship had 36 Sustaining Group Members, and our goal this year is 48!  The Women’s Fund is an initiative of The Winston-Salem Foundation, composed of 700+ women and girls seeking to create […]

Community Clothes Closet Management

Loretta Arnn and Chris Kelsey have passed the management of the Community Clothes Closet to Kathy and Bob Manizza. When you see Chris and Loretta please thank them for their faithful and dedicated service. We’re grateful to have received so many clothes, but now we have a storage problem. So please donate summer clothes during […]