The UU-UNO announces its 2011-12 Blue Ribbon Congregations
The UU-UNO announces its 2011-12 Blue Ribbon Congregations
Each year, the Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office awards its most supportive congregations with blue ribbon status. To achieve this coveted status, a congregation must fulfill the following criteria:
  • Have an Envoy, Youth Envoy or Envoy Team
  • Conduct an annual UN Sunday service or event
  • Have 5% of the individuals in the congregation (or 15 people for congregations of 300+ members) contribute to the UU-UNO
  • Make an annual commitment of a budget line or collection plate to the UU-UNO
Our five Canadian Blue Ribbon Congregations were honored last month during the Canadian Unitarian Council's 2012 Spiritual Leadership Symposium in Toronto, ON. On Thursday, June 25th from 6:30-8:00pm the UU-UNO will honor its American Blue Ribbon congregations during the annual reception at UUA General Assembly in Phoenix, AZ. For more information on the reception and other UU-UNO events at UUA General Assembly, click HERE The UU-UNO is proud to announce this year's twenty seven Blue Ribbon Congregations. In Canada:
  1. First Unitarian Congregation of Toronto, ON
  2. Unitarian Church of Montreal, QC
  3. Kingston Unitarian Fellowship in Kingston, ON
  4. First Unitarian Congregation of Ottawa, ON
  5. The Unitarian Congregation in Mississauga, ON
In the United States:
  1. First Unitarian Church of Portland, OR
  2. Paint Branch Unitarian Universalist Church in Adelphi, MD
  3. Prescott Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Prescott, AZ
  4. The Unitarian Church in Westport, CT
  5. Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Rock Tavern, NY
  6. Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock in Manhasset, NY
  7. Unitarian Church of All Souls in New York, NY
  8. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Castine, ME
  9. Unitarian Universalist Church of Las Cruces, NM
  10. Unitarian Universalist Community Church of Washington County in Hillsboro, OR
  11. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the South Fork in Bridgehampton, NY
  12. Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at Salisbury, MD
  13. Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Huntington, NY
  14. Thomas Jefferson Memorial Church in Charlottesville, VA
  15. All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church in Watertown, NY
  16. Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Franklin, NC
  17. Unitarian Universalist Church of Manchester, NH
  18. Unitarian Church of Staten Island, NY
  19. First Unitarian Society of Plainfield, NJ
  20. First Unitarian Church of Dallas, TX
  21. Central Unitarian Church in Paramus, NJ
  22. Morristown Unitarian Fellowship in Morristown, NJ
Congratulations to all the UU-UNO Blue Ribbon Congregations!

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