Category: Social Justice Blog

Social Justice Council, 3/3/2020

Attending: Sue Philley, Jim Bigelow, Rob Ham, Betty Van Gheluwe, Don Stepich, Mark Bussolini
Agenda:

February meeting: https://boiseuu.org/social-justice-council-2-4-2020/next meeting: April 7.Opening and closing words — Sue Philley March 7th Social Justice Restorative Retreat10 – 2 pm, with lunchagendaopening & ice breaker restorative activitieslunchSocial Justice review and intro to UUtheVoteclosing Feebackwould have been good … read more.

Climate Action Team, 3/15/2020

Boise Unitarian
Universalist Fellowship (BUUF)

Climate Action Team (CAT)

Sunday, March 15, 2020 –

Via Zoom teleconferencing

7TH PRINCIPLE: RESPECT FOR THE INTERDEPENDENT WEB OF ALL EXISTENCE OF WHICH WE ARE A PART

NOTES (Tom von Alten’s notes)

A. Sign In/Chalice Lighting/Reading/Introductions 

Attendees:  Eileen Geddings,
Blanca Gerard, Rob Ham, Bob Huntley, … read more.

Asylum Seeker Hosting Program, 3/5/2020

People Present: 
Diane Schwabe, Diana Borrero-Lowe, Cathy Sandstrom, Charles Palm, Sharon
BarlowPalm, Scott Smith, Blanca Gerard, Betty Van Gheluwe

Action Items from this Meeting:Diana will follow up with Edwards Nursery Blanca will check on the budgeting program and get back with DianaSharon will check on room availability in … read more.

BUUF Climate Action Team, 2/16/2020

7TH PRINCIPLE: RESPECT FOR THE INTERDEPENDENT WEB OF ALL EXISTENCE OF WHICH WE ARE A PART

NOTES

LATEST NEWS: 
Thursday, Feb. 27 at 10am at BUUF – Energy Audit of BUUF requested by Rachel Strong – come if you would like to participate.
Tuesday, March 3rd at 5:30-6:30 … read more.

BUUF Racial Justice Ministry, 2/6/2020

February
6, 2020 @2:00p.m.

Present:           Eileen Oldag, Tom Neale, Don Stepich,
Diane Ryssel, Mary Beth Bolin, Reverend Sara

Next
Meeting:  February 19, 2020@11:00a.m.

Announcements:
Path to Racial Allyship program Intersectionality 3/02/20 6:30-8:30p.m.Discussion:Overall positive evaluation for White Fragility program. Consider more time for discussion. Encourage couples to split up and mingle with others … read more.

BUUF Racial Justice Ministry, 2/6/2020

Meeting
Minutes

Present:           Eileen Oldag, Tom Neale, Don Stepich,
Diane Ryssel, Mary Beth Bolin, Reverend Sara

Next
Meeting:  February 19, 2020@11:00a.m.

Announcements:
Path to Racial Allyship program Intersectionality 3/02/20 6:30-8:30p.m.Discussion:Overall positive evaluation for White Fragility program. Consider more time for discussion. Encourage couples to split up and mingle with others in order … read more.

Refugee and Immigrant Ministry, 1/29/20

Members present: 
Diana Borrero-Lowe, Diane Schwabe, Betty van Gheluwe, Cathy Sandstrom

The chalice was lit and a quote was read by Cathy.

Action Items are bold italics.

Topics discussed:

IRC:

Citizenship Tutoring.  The IRC no longer has someone to coordinate volunteer citizenship tutors, is looking for someone and has approached … read more.