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.
Like a beautiful cloth woven in many colors, so many FUSIT members contributed in ways large and small. There were 37 riders on the “Mark Rides On” team, who raised more than $30,000 in Mark’s name for the Southern Tier Aids Prevention program. They … read more.
A big thank you to everyone who donated to our Side With Love collection in May! The theme for May was personal hygiene items in accordance with the Soap for Hope drive created by the Catholic Charities of Tompkins/Tioga. The group seeks to give products … read more.
Hello and a big thank you to everyone who donated items to this month’s Side with Love collection. This month we were helping out our furry friends by collecting items needed by our local SPCA. The donations did not disappoint! We collected 34 cans of … read more.
This scholarship was developed using funds donated to FUSIT
in memory of Mark Pedersen. Mark loved attending General Assembly (GA) and
wanted more members of FUSIT to attend GA as delegates. In his memory, we
created this scholarship program to help defray the costs for registration
and/or travel to … read more.
Thank you so much to everyone who donated children’s books last month for our side with love collection. We collected over 250 books! This will allow Golden Opprotunity, a local Not for Profit that provides academic support and mentorship to so many children in our … read more.
A big thank you to everyone who participated in our Snuggle Up side with love collection this past December. We collected:
37 Pairs of Socks
34 Pairs of Gloves
6 Pairs of Earmuffs
All that totals up to 176 donated items. What a … read more.
This January First Unitarian Society of Ithaca is taking an exciting step in religious exploration: a visioning weekend with Kim Sweeney. But what is a visioning weekend? And who is Kim Sweeney?
Kim Sweeney has worked for over two decades as an educator and wrote the … read more.
Unitarian Universalism believes that all people are worthy of love and that as people we must side with love–unconditional, universal love. The UUA’s campaign “Side with Love” was designed to help us express this belief. In our congregation, this has taken the form of our … read more.
The Gala Service Auction combines the traditional auction format with a unique twist: … read more.