Category: Social Action

Social Action – Sept 2020

UUFM Sponsors a Blessing Box and a Little Free Library at Wonder Workshop

“Blessing Boxes for Manhattan/Riley County is an initiative of the Food and Farm Council of Riley Co.  BBFM is an outdoor food pantry that serves those in need 24/7.  If you … read more.

Social Action News – April 2020

Crisis Center and MESI Still Need Our Support!

The needs at Manhattan’s shelters are greater than ever.  So, even though we are not meeting in person, we will continue with our normal April collection of in-kind donations.

Items will be collected on the front porch of … read more.

Social Action News – March 2020

Helping Hands

In March, Helping Hands contributions will be collected for Wonder Workshop, providing opportunities for growth and learning to area children.  Learn more at

Your Suggestions Requested for Helping Hands Recipients

If there is a local helping organization that you wish we would include … read more.

Partners in Social Justice Work

On the way to the Capitol to lobby with Kansas People’s Agenda.

Protesting gun violence at the March for Our Lives.

Tabling at Juneteenth, commemorating the freeing of slaves in Texas.

Rev. Jonalu Johnstone, along with several other of our members, was arrested during the Poor People’s Campaign, … read more.