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:

Bloomington Refugee Support Network

which provides support, resources and advocacy to refugees, asylum-seekers, Dreamers, and immigrants here in Monroe County, and also at the state and national level.