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Fires in the Pacific Western Region

By Jan Christian

It’s early in the fire season and already two of our congregations in Colorado have received funds from the UUA Disaster Relief Fund to help members of their congregations and community partners in Durango and Carbondale.

We belong to one another and we count on one another ---- to celebrate good times and to be there when the going is rough. Please consider making a personal donation and/or asking your congregation to earmark a “share the plate” offering.

I am privileged to represent the Pacific Western Region on the UUA Disaster Relief Fund Team and if your congregation is interested in seeking funds, feel free to be in touch with me at

About the Author

Jan Christian

The Rev. Jan Christian served as Congregational Life Staff for the Pacific Western Region from 2015-1019. Prior to working for the UUA, Jan served for thirteen years as minister of our congregation in Ventura, California. During that time, she also served for eight years on the Unitarian...


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