The Board Corner: Pledge Season
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The Board Corner: Pledge Season

From Chris Corbett, Treasurer of the Board of Trustees In this year of firsts, this month the Congregation will take on a unique challenge: a pledge drive in the midst of a pandemic.   Last spring, the onset of the pandemic cut short our pledge drive and its fallout caused a significant reduction in pledges (40...

Helping Our Shelterless Neighbors
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Helping Our Shelterless Neighbors

From Board President, Peter Arian The UUCM Executive Committee (in consultation with Rev Scott and the Reopening task force) has agreed to be part of an emergency plan to help folks in Montclair experiencing homelessness. As some of you may be aware, pre-pandemic this population had a few locations in town available to escape the...

The Board Corner: New Website
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The Board Corner: New Website

From Michael Hetrick on behalf of the Board of Trustees The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that our brand-new UUCM website will go live in January! We want to take this opportunity to acknowledge and honor Laurice Grae-Hauck for undertaking this enormous project, and for creating an online space that our congregation can be immensely...

The Board Corner
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The Board Corner

From Shannon Gattens, Board of Trustees Secretary The Unitarian Universalist Association says that a “covenant is the silk that joins Unitarian Universalist (UU) congregations, communities, and individuals together in a web of interconnection.” For those that have been involved in UUCM committees, classes or groups, you probably went through an exercise of creating a covenant...

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Board Covenant

Our commitment to uphold our values, as we serve Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Montclair. Approved by the Board of Trustees 9/15/2020 We the Board of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Montclair (UUCM) covenant to actively and reflectively hold ourselves accountable to this Covenant. In service to a culture of equity and inclusion: We will work...

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The Board Corner

From Board of Trustees President Peter Arian Back in March, when this unprecedented period in congregational and world history began, our Board of Trustees and Senior Co-Ministers decided that we would close the doors at 67 Church St. and provide virtual programming. In June, we announced that the buildings and grounds remain closed until at...