Director of Administration search update

As previously announced, UUCF’s Director of Administration Rich Sider is retiring in January. The UUCF Board of Directors named a search team in September to identify a new candidate for the position. The team is on track with its schedule and has completed the following major milestones: Advertising the position. Screening all applicants. Evaluating and scoring top subset of applicants. Other milestones to be completed by the early January start date include: Conduct live video interviews of the top subset of applicants: Nov. 8, 15, 16 Narrow the pool to the top three applicants: Nov. 20 Lay leaders and staff interview finalists: Nov. 27-29 Select final candidate to present to […]

ISO U or maybe a UU who U know?

Contact Janet Sifers to add a name to the list or get more information. U are invited to help shape our future! The Nominating Committee is asking for names of possible candidates for the Board of Directors and the Nominating and Endowment committees.

November Share the Plate

The November Share the Plate recipient is the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC), which advances human rights and social justice around the world, partnering with those who confront unjust power structures and mobilizing to challenge oppressive policies.

UUA Common Read

Join UUs from around the country in reading “Centering: Navigating Race, Authenticity and Power in Ministry,” edited by Mitra Rahnema. Each year, the Unitarian Universalist Association chooses a Common Read that can build community in our congregations and our movement by giving diverse people a shared experience, shared language and a basis for deep, meaningful conversations. UUCF will host discussion groups on the book in spring 2018. Copies available for $16 by contacting Susan Bennett or from the UUA Bookstore for $18 plus shipping.

Partner Church Scholarship Program

Questions? Visit the Partner Church Circle table in the Commons after services or contact Leslie Beard. The Partner Church Circle is again seeking donations to provide scholarships to Unitarian students from UUCF’s partner church in Szentgerice, Transylvania, Romania, and to support classes (pre-K to 12th) at the Puriang Unitarian School run by UUCF’s partner church in Puriang in the Khasi Hills of northeast India. A $300 donation assists a student with transportation or room, board and books at a high school or vocational school in a city 1-2 hours away from Szentgerice. The same amount helps to support a classroom teacher at the Unitarian School in Puriang, which provides quality, […]