USH Board

cont.  While there are many unknowns financially for all of us, our community, and the broader community, there is also some good news to share. First, our Emergency Appeal has already raised over $24,000! Thanks to all who have already contributed. Additional contributions are still needed and welcome.  Second, our congregation’s application for a federal loan, […]

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Americans of Conscience Checklist 05-26-2020

Americans of Conscience Checklist Advocate for the health of people in prisons.   Part 1: Email your governor. https://www.usa.gov/state-governor Script: Infectious disease spreads easily in the close quarters of a prison, and I’m concerned for everyone who lives or works in these facilities. I’m asking that you exercise your powers to mitigate harm to people […]

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Open this week’s edition of the Americans of Conscience Checklist

183 weeks down, 24 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. I value democracy. With respect and collaboration, we work to create a nation that welcomes all people, expands freedoms, and […]

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Americans of Conscience Checklist: Week of May 3, 2020

181 weeks down, 26 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. I value democracy. With respect and collaboration, we work to create a nation that welcomes all people, expands freedoms, and […]

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Americans of Conscience Checklist: Week of April 19, 2020

179 weeks down, 28 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. I value democracy. With respect and collaboration, we work to create a nation that welcomes all people, expands freedoms, and […]

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Americans of Conscience Checklist: Week of April 5, 2020

177 weeks down, 30 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. Note: Since many government offices are closed or staff are working remotely, all of our calls to action encourage you […]

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Dear USH Members and Friends

Dear USH Members and Friends,         As you have probably gathered, we too have come to the decision that it is necessary to cancel all in-person gatherings at the Unitarian Society of Hartford Meeting House until further notice. This includes Worship services and Circle Dinners. We have made this decision not out of […]

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Americans of Conscience – We Make an Impact March 2020

We Make an Impact Progress updates on issues we’ve included in past Checklists. Ending warrantless immigration checks The 4th Amendment of our Constitution grants all people freedom from unreasonable search. In instances when a search is necessary, a judge must authorize this and set clear limitations. As you are probably aware, Immigration and Customs Enforcement […]

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Americans of Conscience 2020

174 weeks down, 33 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. I value equality. Support the dignity of your rainbow of neighbors from every religion, race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sexual orientation, […]

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