Social Justice at Cedar Lane
Mission Statement: As members of the Social Justice Council (SJC) of Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church, our mission is to affirm and promote the seven principles of Unitarian Universalism and to honor the legacy of Cedar Lane’s leadership to work for social justice in the wider community, by encouraging and supporting members of the congregation to take action on a range of social justice issues including:
We do this work by inspiring, supporting, and facilitating Cedar Lane's involvement in groups and activities to educate, advocate, organize, and spend resources of time and money on social justice concerns.
What Does the Social Justice Council Do? The Social Justice Council encourages and supports social justice work of the congregation by:
Social Justice Council
Mike Burski, Co-chair firstname.lastname@example.org 301-523-2827
Don Cleary, Co-chair DPCleary@aol.com 301-933-9442
Connie Nissley, Treasurer email@example.com 301-530-3442
Anne Fretz, Board Liaison firstname.lastname@example.org 301-652-3589
Rev. Heather Janules, Ministerial Liaison email@example.com 301-493-8300
Kay Gottesman firstname.lastname@example.org 301-530-5504
Marilyn Hathaway email@example.com 301-652-8025
Louis Mayo firstname.lastname@example.org 301-641-8206
Catherine Scott email@example.com 301-320-6932
Betty Smith firstname.lastname@example.org 301-460-6817
Deborah Vollmer email@example.com 301-652-5762
Becky White firstname.lastname@example.org 301-656-2073
Social Justice Groups and Liaisons
Please click here for a graphic representation of many of Cedar Lane's social justice activities.
On January 9 and 10, over 100 Cedar Laners gathered for a Social Justice Empowerment Workshop to explore the congregation's social justice history and the connection between social justice and spiritual values. Plans generated by the breakout groups on a range of issues are available. Click here.
Got a social justice idea? Feel some passion? Wonder if Cedar Lane can help you take action?
The Social Justice Council
(SJC) wants to foster and develop the passion for social justice action at Cedar
Lane. If you
Cedar Laners are invited to share information about social justice events, meetings, programs and other opportunities on the Social Justice Bulletin. You can sign up by sending an email to email@example.com.
Any member of the listserv can post a message by sending it to firstname.lastname@example.org. We ask those who do to follow these simple guidelines to avoid too much email traffic and make this an effective communication tool for all:
If you would prefer not to receive each message as it is posted, you can sign up to receive:
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