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Communication Policy on Policies- Board vote is July 19, 2017

Click here to open the proposed Communication Policy.  The Communications Policy has recently been reviewed and updated. Per the Policy on Policies, the policy is to be posted in the Communications Center for at least two weeks for review by the congregation. You will find the Policy of Policies on page 16 of the All Souls […]

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Congratulations to our 2017-2018 Board of Trustees

At the Annual Meeting LeeAnn Bergin, Reagan Buatte, Nelson Maurice and Martin Hazlett were voted onto the board by the congregation. Immediately following the meeting, the board elected its President and Vice President. Cabinet Members Margaret Drinkwine, President Keely Schneider Scott England, Vice President Sue Trowbridge Tracy Van Quaetham, Secretary Jack Phillips Barbara Bemis, Treasurer […]

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Year of Service Projects

All Souls is planning a year of service projects to celebrate its sesquicentennial. Projects will be held at least monthly and will invite participation of all church members and friends. Here’s a sampling. 2017 OCTOBER: Christmas in October NOVEMBER: Transgender awareness event DECEMBER: An expanded mitten tree 2018 JANUARY: MLK Day related project FEBRUARY: Fundraising […]

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Social Responsibility Board (SRB)

Social Responsibility Board (SRB) began in 2005 as an effort to coordinate and grow the organized social justice efforts of All Souls. SRB evolved slowly till today the member groups meet bimonthly to coordinate our activities calendar, encourage idea development and project growth, and to guide the use of church space by outside justice organizations. […]

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Social Responsibility Board

Social Responsibility Board (SRB) began in 2005 as an effort to coordinate and grow the organized social justice efforts of All Souls. SRB evolved slowly till today the member groups meet bimonthly to coordinate our activities calendar, encourage idea development and project growth, and to guide the use of church space by outside justice organizations. […]

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Carver Amigos

All Souls UU and Carver Dual Language Elementary School are successfully partnering to increase student achievement through tutoring, mentoring, classroom assistance, special projects and financial aid.  Stay active and involved! Join us, the Carver Amigos.  Fill a need on your own schedule, an hour a week, more or less. There are many ways to help.

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Forum

The All Souls Forum continues to contribute a major portion of the Sunday morning program, through 39 or 40, hour-long,  professional presentations and discussions each year. Topics cover significant issues, especially those involving ethical values in the contemporary world.  With topics ranging from politics and global warming to enrichment of global understanding and the arts, […]

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Transylvanian Partner Church Committee

We sponsor pilgrimage visits to  our  village and church of Nyaradgalfalva, in the Romanian homeland of Unitarianism and freedom of conscience. We raise and donate $1200 a year to our partner church, by putting on lunches and dinners. We share friendships and knowledge of their historic Unitarianism at this time of fascinating but difficult changes.

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reStart

One of SRB’s long-term (as in over 20 years!!) initiatives is the monthly preparation of a meal at this organization’s site, just east of downtown Kansas City. reStart is a non-denominational organization whose mission is, as it says in their logo, “empowering people, ending homelessness”. We serve somewhere between 75 and 100 people dinner on the 4th Sunday […]

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MORE2

All Souls UU is a founding Congregational member of the Metropolitan Organization for Racial and Economic Equity. MORE2 is a coalition of 30 congregations that work on race issues in workforce development, criminal justice, immigration, Medicaid expansion, and education. Our current core team is led by Angela Allard, working on Immigration, and Lon Swearingen, working on Education issues. Watch […]

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