Social Generosity Offering: October 2022

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Meaning “Our Home” in Ojibwe, the Ain Dah Yung Center (ADYC) provides a healing place within the community for American Indian youth and families to thrive in safety and wholeness. They offer seven overarching programs including emergency shelter, transitional and permanent supportive housing, culturally responsive after school programming and safe harbor services. Watch the two videos below and visit adycenter.org to learn more.

  • This video introduces the ADYC staff and shares more about their current programming.
  • This two-minutes slideshow provides music, text and pictures about ADYC.

How to Donate: You can donate online using a credit card at bit.ly/giveuucm. You may also mail a contribution to UUCM at 2030 Wayzata Blvd E, Wayzata MN 55391. Simply make your check out to “UUCM” with “Social Generosity” in the memo line.

Social Generosity Offering: September 2022

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PNHP Minnesota is the Minnesota branch of Physicians for a National Health Program (over 12,000 members) whose purpose is to establish universal single payer health care in MN and in the United States. Their primary purpose is to educated health care workers and the general public about the importance of M4A (Medicare for All Program). Donations will help organize physicians, health professionals, and the public in support of this healthcare reform. UUCM member, Dr. John Crosson shares more details on current progress below. Continue reading →

Social Generosity Offering: July/August 2022

Each month, UUCM gives away the full amount of its offering to an organization doing the work for love, equity, and justice in our world.

We welcome you to view these two videos detailing Avenues’ work:
About Avenues for Youth
ConneQT: a video about Avenues’ LGBTQ in-home host program.


avenues-for-youth-blog-003For 25 years, Avenues for Youth has supported youth ages 16-24 in Hennepin County. Whether a young person needs someplace to stay for just one night, or a year and a half, Avenues empowers youth to find their path out of homelessness. They do this by providing a stable home, building trusting relationships, and navigating the youth’s education, career, health and wellness and housing goals. Avenues for Youth operates 2 transitional and long-term living shelters as well as 3 community-based programs, notably including ConneQT, the LGBTQ+ in-home hosting model that pairs vulnerable youth with culturally-sensitive families. Learn more at avenuesforyouth.org.

How to Donate: You can donate online using a credit card at bit.ly/giveuucm. You may also mail a contribution to UUCM at 2030 Wayzata Blvd E, Wayzata MN 55391. Simply make your check out to “UUCM” with “Social Generosity” in the memo line.

Social Generosity Offering: June 2022

Each month, UUCM gives away the full amount of its offering to an organization doing the work for love, equity, and justice in our world.


SojournerThe mission of Sojourner Project is to provide emergency shelter, support, and legal advocacy services to those victimized by domestic violence and other forms of interpersonal violence. Their ultimate goal encourages the change from crisis to stability and the transition from victim to survivor. All Sojourner services are confidential and free of charge.

How to Donate: You can donate online using a credit card at bit.ly/giveuucm. You may also mail a contribution to UUCM at 2030 Wayzata Blvd E, Wayzata MN 55391. Simply make your check out to “UUCM” with “Social Generosity” in the memo line.