Northern Ohio
Central Ohio
Southwestern Ohio

UU Church of Akron

  • SURJ Akron Chapter forms as result of widely attended Racial Justice Workshop

  • Black Lives Matter banners placed inside and outside church walls

  • Monthly Community Meal going strong after 3 years and averages over 80 guests per meal

  • Church prepares to offer sanctuary to undocumented immigrants

  • Hosts events for LGBTQ teens like Pride Prom and Halloween Party

East Shore UU, Kirtland

  • After more than a decade of serving communities meals at a Presbyterian church in another town, monthly Community Meals are now served on site

  • Fahr Fund makes donations to Food Not Bombs Cleveland and the Kirtland Food Pantry

  • Social Justice Council is formed from five separate committees, striving for more focus and depth

UU Church of Columbus

  • Moral Mondays group forms

  • Instituted "Share the Plate" for Social Justice 

  • Helping to implement "Community ID" program (provide photo IDs for those with no valid ID)

  • Weekly Social Justice letter writing table

  • Holding meetings with legislators on state/national issues

  • Participates in marches and demonstration against Wendy's restaurants

First Unitarian Cincinnati

  • Takes action on death penalty (read article)  

  • Part of Sanctuary Support system for Interfaith network

Harmony UU Church, Maineville

  • Members volunteer to make 600 sack lunches for day workers in Cincinnati

  • Members make packaged meals for hungry children everywhere

  • Members create welcoming baskets for refugees at local Islamic Center

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