Category: Social Action Committee

Social Action Committee

by Diane Collins

The Social Action Committee will be hosting several “Friday Night Forum” events in the next two months:

March 15, 2019 Friday, 7 p.m. “The Economic and Social Implications of Legalizing Marijuana” – Steve Ruzbacki, 2016 Green Party candidate for State Senate, recently earned a … read more.

Social Action Committee

by Diane Collins

No meeting took place in January. Focus of this report is on the following collaborative films being shown in the Crandall Public Library Community Room in February.

Tri-County
NY Transition

opens their spring “In
the Public Interest” film series:

2/4/19 – Monday – 6:30 pm – Truth to Power … read more.

Holiday Sharing Program 2018

by Steve Baratta

“Happy
New Year,” and an effusive “Thank You” to everyone who
participated in this year’s sharing of good will with those decidedly
less fortunate.  In this year’s Holiday Sharing Program, with
help from Will Aitcheson and Diane Collins, we were able to donate
green wool hats and money for books … read more.

Report from the Social Action Committee

By Diane Collins

On the first Monday of every month the Social Action Committee includes an insert in the Sunday Order of Service. We hope to share our interests and actions with the Congregation in this way.

The January 6, 2019 insert addresses the climate crisis … read more.

Adopt-A-Family

by Stephen Baratta

This year we will be doing something different for our Adopt-a-Family program at Christmas. Steve Baratta and Nanson Serrianne (thanks to Nanson for taking this project on alone for so many years) will be working in conjunction with Will Aitcheson and Diane Collins … read more.

Report from the Social Action Committee

by Diane Collins

As usual the holidays have come sooner than seems possible. The committee wishes everyone a fine & happy holiday with many good things to appreciate!
In the coming months we will be focusing on Criminal Justice. We are working in collaboration with Catholic … read more.

Adopt-a-Family Program

by Stephen Baratta

This year we will be doing something different for our Adopt-a-Family program at Christmas. Steve Baratta and Nanson Serrianne (thanks to Nanson for taking this project on alone for so many years) will be working in conjunction with Will Aitcheson and Diane Collins … read more.

Report from the Social Action Committee

by Diane Collins

The Social Action Committee met on October 14, 2018 and discussed the Get-Out-the-Vote initiative. Diane, Lynn McDonald, Jean Grant, Susan and Jack Abbott registered about 40 people at tables outside of Walmart on two Friday afternoons. Sample ballots for the November 6th election can be … read more.