Social Justice Funds Committee

Social Justice Funds Committee

The Social Justice Funds Committee (SJFC) provides information regarding possible funding for social justice activities and administers two UUCB programs.

Social Justice Grants:

SJFC awards funds from our Social Justice endowment to support start up social justice projects. The Committee accepts requests in the fall – application forms will be posted on this page.

25% Sunday Plate Fund:

Our congregation givesĀ 25% of undesignated Sunday Plate donationsĀ to a local project or service agency. SJFC facilitates the selection of the recipient of this fund. In the spring the committee accepts nominees for the upcoming fiscal year, which begins July 1. Nomination forms will be posted on this page.

This fiscal year (July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021) 25% of non-pledge gifts from our offering each Sunday will be given to:

Monroe County United Ministries COMPASS Early Learning Center

which ensures that qualifying families pay no more than 10% of their household income for childcare.