First Unitarian Society in Newton

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FUSN Allies for Economic and Racial Justice Task Force


 

Mission: To pursue social change and foster dialogue by breaking down barriers due to inequities based on race, class, or culture, and by working with partner organizations.

Contacts: Josie Greene and Judy Friedman

Groups in Task Force:

UU Urban Ministry (http://www.uuum.org) Since 1826, providing education, service and advocacy in Roxbury. FUSN volunteers tutor and mentor teen and school‐age children, sponsor field trips, and provide meals for students and their families in the Roxbury Youth Program. Judy Friedman

Mather School At this racially and culturally diverse school in Dorchester, FUSN volunteers serve as tutors in classroom, sponsor drives for much needed supplies, and offer other support.  Cheryl Lloyd

Bikes Not Bombs (https://bikesnotbombs.org) Annual used bike drive at FUSN; bikes are repaired by inner city youth, and sold cheaply in Central America. Joyce Pollock

Louis D. Brown Peace Institute (http://www.ldbpeaceinstitute.org) Annual Mother’s Day Walk for Peace supporting families impacted by violence. Josie Greene

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