TJMC-UU is honored to announce the 2017-2018 Social Action Collection Recipients!

Congratulations to the winning organizations! And a huge thank you to everyone involved in this process including the Social Justice Council, all Applicants that applied, and all TJMC Sponsors!

  African American Teaching Fellows
  Sin Barreras
  Blue Ridge Abortion Assistance Fund
  Barrett Early Learning Center
  Jefferson School African American Heritage Center
  Women’s Initiative
  Play Partners
  Literacy Volunteers of Charlottesville Albemarle
  Virginia Organizing
  TJMC Food Pantry
  I.H.S. Meal Packets

Each month our congregation dedicates a special collection to a recipient selected by the Social Justice Council. Internal Church Groups and Non-profit Organizations are encouraged to apply.  TJMC has supported a wide variety of worthy causes over the years and we are excited to begin soliciting applications for this upcoming church year!

Causes we support in the 2016-2017 fiscal year
  July 17, 2016 – Play Partners. We donated $1,546.

  August 21, 2016 – Public Housing Association of Residents. We donated $1,543.

  September 18, 2016 – People And Congregations Engaged In Ministry (PACEM). We collected and donated $2,432 on Social Action Sunday and members of our congregation regularly make additional donations throughout the year.

  October 16, 2016 – TJMC-UU Food Pantry. We donated $2,432.

  November 20, 2016 – Blue Ridge Abortion Assistance Fund. We Donated $2,276.

  December 18, 2016 – Interfaith Humanitarian Sanctum Meal Packets. We Donated $2,871.

  January 15, 2017 – African American Teaching Fellows. We Donated $2,591.

  February 19, 2017 – Urban Agricultural Collective of Charlottesville. We Donated $1,268.

  March 19, 2017 – On Our Own

  April 16, 2017 – Barrett Early Learning Center

  May 21, 2017 – Virginia Organizing

  June 18, 2017 – Women’s Initiative