- SuccessfulHelp create bail equity at the Valley Street Jail in Manchester, NH$6,720 RaisedWe are a group of Unitarian Universalists in alliance with the Manchester NH NAACP seeking bail equity in the Valley Street jail in Manchester, New Hampshire by creating a bail fund for those owing $1,000 or less, who are overwhelmingly poor and/or people of color, and are languishing in jail, their lives disrupted.
- SuccessfulDestination Dignity! Partnering with Refugees in Greece to Build a Vocational School and Worker’s Cooperative.$11,844 RaisedThis is a wonderful opportunity for UUs to partner with refugee communities in Greece as they re-establish lives of worth and dignity. Over 65,000 refugees have been trapped in Greece for more than 2 years. Many are beginning to lose hope and to despair of ever being acknowledged as anything other than a refugee.
- SuccessfulOpen FirstSteps Re-entry House for People Returning Home From Prison to Champaign Co, Illinois$8,495 RaisedSTRETCH GOAL $9,000. Please help open the doors of FirstSteps, a transitional house for people returning home from prison to Champaign County, Illinois. The house will prioritize men who would otherwise return homeless, a critical need in the community. FirstSteps will offer a program for success. FirstFollowers peer mentors, who have all been through the criminal justice system themselves, will support each resident on their journey back into the community.