Cedars Social Justice

Volunteer Opportunity Recently, Penny Brewer visited the Tacoma Detention Center, where AIDNW volunteers work with detainees. AIDNW was the recipient of the Cedars December 2020 Special Collection Funds. Penny had the opportunity to meet and speak with some of the detainees, and she was deeply affected by the visit. Click here to read her essay about the

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Cedars Justice Network

Tuesday, November 19, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.Meeting at the Cedars Center The Cedars Justice Network (CJN) will meet on Tuesday, November 19, at the Cedars Center. The CJN serves as an umbrella structure for several justice efforts in our church, including Green Sanctuary and Welcoming Community. We are working to find ways to invite new or existing Cedars Church Members

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2019 JUUstice Summit: Navigating Intersectionality

Saturday, October 12, 7:15 a.m.-5:15 p.m.Olympia UU Congregation 2315 Division St, Olympia WA 98502 The JUUstice Summit is a vital tradition for NW Unitarian Universalists and their justice allies. At each year’s summit, activists come together to consider how best to address social, environmental, and economic justice issues that challenge our world, and they discuss how

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Bainbridge PRIDE Festival

PRIDE FestivalJune 23 Penny Brewer, Mary Lou Teske, and Becky Walsh were among about a dozen volunteers in the Cedars Booth at the Bainbridge PRIDE Festival last Sunday. Betsy Minkoff reported that festival participation this year included four local churches, three more than the lone presence of Cedars in last year’s festival. We are pleased to see this event

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