Category: News

September Possible Ponderings

The theme for September is EXPECTATION

September 1 – 5: How are you learning to live in our uncertain world? How does this impact your expectations?

September 6 – 12: What are you waiting for that is exciting and bringing you up? What are you anticipating with … read more.

September Soul Matters

Our September worship theme at First Unitarian Society of Ithaca is Expectation. This month’s packet includes a few short readings, spiritual exercises, and discussion questions for you to consider. Click here to access this material.

Shared Plate – Foodnet

This past Sunday, April 5th we had our first ever virtual service with a Shared Plate recipient and our congregants are so generous! We collected $835 for Foodnet. Foodnet Meals on Wheels sponsors the annual Mac ‘n Cheese Bowl, canceled this year because of … read more.

Welcome New FUSIT Members

We would like to warmly welcome our newest members to the FUSIT community!

Alexis arrived in Ithaca in 2002 after several years of wandering, including farm work in California, AmeriCorps service in Indiana, bike repair in Wisconsin, education at Biosphere 2 in Arizona, and air transportation … read more.

Welcome New FUSIT Members

We would like to warmly welcome our newest members to the FUSIT community!

Corirose Benitez Anjali is a transformational coach and communication trainer with a passion for empowering people to shift from what’s wrong to what matters. As a queer Latina singer songwriter with a love … read more.

November Shared Plate

A huge thank you to everyone who donated to the shared plate on November 24th to Planned Parenthood. We raised $1,076.64 for this important organization.

Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes is a nonprofit family planning agency that provides high-quality, affordable reproductive … read more.

Ushers needed for Christmas Eve

We are looking for individuals/couples/families who are willing to usher at the 8:00 pm service at Sage Chapel. Ushering involves not only helping folks find seats and collecting the offering but also helping with the candle lighting ceremony. Please contact Steve Hand shand35@gmail.com or 275-7008 … read more.

October Shared Plate

On October 27th the plate collection of $455 was donated to the Advocacy Center.

The Advocacy Center is the only provider of Domestic and Sexual Violence services in Tompkins County, NY. and is committed to providing not only domestic violence services but also … read more.

2019 Service Auction Thank You’s!

This year’s Service Auction was a huge success, and we appreciate everyone who helped in one way or another. Without the many hands who participated by donating goods and services, creating a beautiful atmosphere, preparing and serving amazing food, making sure everyone’s bids were recorded, … read more.

Side with Love October results

Every day migrant farmworkers are moving throughout our country harvesting the food our national both eats and exports. Their year is like a string of beads – a month or two of employment here – another there, tied together with travel in search of … read more.