Black Lives Matter Phoenix Metro - UUCP Share the Plate

Share the Plate: December 12, 2021 – Black Lives Matter Phoenix Metro

Black Lives Matter Phoenix Metro is a Black, Queer, and Femme led organization, that centers Black people who are the most impacted and marginalized, and envisions a world that achieves Black liberation through global transformation. Black Lives Matter Phoenix Metro’s ministries study decoloniality, provide community members with support and...

Maryland School December 2021 Update

Garden News This year we have a grant to participate in the Blue Watermelon-Slow Food Movement Chef-in-the Garden program started by award-winning chef Charleen Badman of FnB restaurant in Scottsdale. The purpose is to help students understand and experience the connection of growing plants and eating them as part...

Maryland School November 2021 Update

During parent-teacher conferences last week our community partnership organized dinner for teachers on the evening they stayed late to accommodate parents who needed evening appointments. A delicious soup dinner was provided with the help of Charleen Badman, award winning FnB Restaurant chef and founder of Chef-in-the-Garden school program, Doug Robson of Otro...

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Navajo Nation Update – Nov 11, 2021

As chilly weather descends up north, our friends on the Navajo Nation continue to need help in supporting their communities. Issues of unemployment, isolation and distances, illness, supply chain problems are challenging. Through the generosity of our congregation members and friends over this year, we were recently able to deliver a...

Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest - UUCP Share the Plate

Share the Plate: October 10, 2021 – I-HELP

INTERFAITH HOMELESS EMERGENCY LODGING PROGRAM (IHELP) The Interfaith Homeless Emergency Lodging Program (I-HELP), a program of Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest, partners with churches and community groups to shelter people experiencing homelessness while I-HELP case managers transition program participants from crisis to stability. LSS I-HELP shelters 30-40 people...