Volunteer Opportunities

Racial Justice Task Force Opportunities

The Racial Justice Task Force is inviting members and friends of First U to sign up for possible Winter Solstice multiracial unity outings: Christmas Around the Worldat the Museum of Science and Industry; Winter Wonderland at Navy Pier; Christmas in Downtown Chicago from the Kindle Market in the Daley Plaza to Millennium Park; Handel-Jennens’ Messiah at the Harris Theater presented by the … Continued

Membership on the Move—Calling for Volunteers

The Membership Committee is on the move! More committee members joining. Activities in the works to meet and engage visitors and First U Members. Outreach and marketing plans being developed to get out into the larger community to reach people for whom First U might be just the right fit.   The Membership Committee welcomes your … Continued

Green Sanctuary and Climate Activism at First Unitarian Church

COVID-19 has slowed many of our activities at First Unitarian Church of Chicago and our working group concerning climate warming and other issues is no exception. For many years, First U has been identified as a ‘Green Sanctuary’ church. This means we fulfilled the national UUA standards for Green Sanctuary Churches some years ago. The Green Sanctuary … Continued

Join the 1st U Quilting Group! UPDATE

Update: We will be resuming when we can meet safely in person. Please watch the weekly email for more information! The FirstU Quilting Group is looking for more helping hands to work on a community quilt. No experience required and kids are welcome!  We meet in the Middle School RE Room (next to the minister’s … Continued