Social Action Announcements
Social Actions Events
About the Social Action Team
The Greater Nashville UU Social Action ministry serves as a catalyst for peace and social justice to realize the seven UU principles within our fellowship, the Metro Nashville area, our country, and the global community.
Meetings are the 1st Sunday of the month, from 12:45 - 1:45 p.m. All are welcome. Agenda items must be submitted at least two days prior to meeting. Questions? Contact Doug Luckes or Nancy Colowick.
This year our Social Action Team is actively engaged with the following:
- NOAH (Nashville Organized for Action and Hope)
- Tennessee Poor People's Campaign
- Nashville Pride Festival
- Nashville Cares AIDS Walk
Share the Plate Program
The Social Action Team organizes the Share the Plate Program.
The Share the Plate program splits all cash and checks with the memo "Share the Plate" between the congregation general fund and a non-profit organization.
Interested in nominating a 501c3 organization for the Share the Plate program? Fill out the Share the Plate Nomination form.
About The Room at the Inn Team
Staring Thursday, November 1, 2018
JOIN US IN PROVIDING IN PROVIDING A SAFE, WARM PLACE FOR EIGHT HOMELESS GUESTS
GNUUC provides dinner, a warm place to sleep, breakfast, and a lunch bag to eight homeless guests on the first Thursday of every month here at our church as part of the Room in the Inn program.
If you haven't had the opportunity to serve, this is the time! Our church home comes alive to its mission when we open our doors, and this is the last night for the year for the program at GNUUC.
We will be walking new volunteers through every step of the process. Come join us and lay out beds and supplies, or pick up guests downtown at Room in the Inn, or make and serve a warm, home-cooked meal, or spend the night as an Innkeeper, or drive our guests back to Room in the Inn, or put the church back in order later in the morning.
To Volunteer, contact: Jesse Spencer-Smith
About The Hands-On Service Team
Join us in community volunteering!
Join us for community service projects.
Volunteer with us at:
- Second Harvest Food Bank
- Cumberland River Compact
- Habitat for Humanity
- and more! Ideas for group service? Contact Rev. Carmen Emerson