Month: March 2024

UU Manchester co-sponsors public events to highlight lead poisoning dangers in Manchester

Lead exposure and poisoning is a crisis in Manchester that effects children in all demographics, but disproportionately impacts low-income families and children of color. The UUCM Social Responsibility Committee and Granite State Organizing Project (GSOP) are co-sponsoring two free public events, featuring presentations by Manchester Public Health, to be held Tuesday, April 9, 5:30 to … Continue reading UU Manchester co-sponsors public events to highlight lead poisoning dangers in Manchester

Cleaning Out Closets and Taking Care of Planet Earth

Recycling fabrics such as clothing, footwear, accessories, linens  “Textiles make up about 6 percent of Manchester’s 38,000 tons of rubbish that ends up in a landfill every year, according to city officials. Estimates indicate that the Helpsy program can divert as much as 129 tons a year from the city’s waste stream. “(Ink Link, Up … Continue reading Cleaning Out Closets and Taking Care of Planet Earth

THE DOOLITTLE AWARD

This is an award established in 1996 in honor of Albert and Edith Doolittle, to recognize individuals of the Congregation for outstanding service to the Unitarian Universalist Church of Manchester. This will be awarded to individuals who have made an extraordinary and significant contribution of their time and energy to UUCM over a sustained period … Continue reading THE DOOLITTLE AWARD