The Religious Affairs Committee
1. works to expand opportunities to extend the mission of the NAACP while establishing and maintaining collaborative relationships with other faith-based organizations.
2. works to establish the close relationship and connection between faith and social justice.
To that end, the Religious Affairs Committee will work toward a shared mutual goal of striking down social injustice.
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The Religious Affairs Committee works collaboratively with faith-based organizations as a reminder that every civil rights action in history that has been successful was made possible by people of all faiths standing together to improve the lives of the who are disenfranchised.
"We are not going back. We are going forward."
Congressman John Lewis
The UC of W.C. condemns the rising tide of hate speech & direct acts of violence against minority populations in our country, which violate the Unitarian Universalist principles of the inherent worth & dignity of all people, and justice, equity & compassion in human relations. 1. Black Lives Matter,
2. Criminal Justice Reform, &
3. The Social Justice Committee
The mission of Black Women of Chester County In Action is to positively impact the economic well-being and health of Black women and girls in Chester County, Pennsylvania through education, advocacy, and leadership. Black Women Lead, a subgroup of BWCCA, strives to create a space for Black and Brown Women in leadership roles and those who aspire to become leaders to provide support and tools to empower women to achieve their goals.
The Mission of the historic Charles A Melton Arts and Education Center is to contribute to the quality of life for all people of the greater West Chester community by continuing its long commitment to providing educational, recreational, cultural and civic services. The Melton Center is the center for personal, professional, cultural, and spiritual growth for the entire community.
To promote understanding and cooperation between all people.
Chester County Community Foundation Presents their "Food For Thought: Community Conversations" series, via Zoom at 12 (noon). Help envision a more equitable community where all can flourish. Registration Link
2/13/24 Social Justice: Workforce & Income Equity
3/12/24 Social Justice: Nutrition, Health, Wellness
4/9/24 Social Justice: Environmental Justice
5/14/24 Social Justice: LGBTQ+
6/11/24 Social Justice: Juneteenth
LASP is guided by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, issued by the United Nations. LASP’s work in ensuring its clients housing rights are protected, that they have means to provide basic human needs for their families, that they have access to health care, protection from violence, and family stability, all may properly be classified as protecting, defending and advocating for, fundamental human rights.