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Share the Plate with Sonrisas Dental Health on November 19

Sonrisas Dental Health is a non-profit dental center dedicated to providing access to quality dental care and oral health education to our community, working to improve the health of our community members through culturally sensitive, integrated care, with a focus on disease prevention. 75% of … read more.

Share the Plate with Upward Scholars on October 15

Many immigrants come to the United States for a better life but find themselves stuck in low-wage jobs, struggling to make ends meet and support their families.  That’s what motivates Redwood City-based Upward Scholars to provide adult immigrants the boost they need to move up the economic … read more.

Share the Plate with CORA on August 20

Intimate partner abuse affects our entire community: one in four women, one in seven men and one in two transgender individuals here in San Mateo County will experience domestic violence in their lifetime. With numbers like this, it’s all but certain that someone we know … read more.

Share the Plate with Upward Scholars on June 18

Imagine arriving in the US as an adult immigrant to make a better life for yourself and your family – but you don’t speak English.  You get stuck in a low-wage job (or even multiple jobs) without much opportunity to advance. When you enroll at the adult … read more.

Share The Plate Recipients for 2023-2024

Each year since 2006, the Social Action Committee solicits nominations for non-profit organizations to which UUFRC will give one week’s Sunday collection.

The following 10 organizations were selected for 2023 – 2024:

 Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse 

 Faith in Action Bay Area 

 GRIP Training Institute 

 One Life Counseling Center 

 Puente De La … read more.

Share the Plate with Sonrisas Dental Health on April 16

Sonrisas Dental Health is a non-profit dental center dedicated to providing access to quality dental care and oral health education to our community, working to improve the health of our community members through culturally sensitive, integrated care, with a focus on disease prevention.  70% of patient visits at … read more.

April 16th “Bring-A-Friend” Sunday

As part of our Outreach & Marketing efforts, UUFRC will hold a “Bring-A-Friend Sunday” service on April 16th.  You’re encouraged to invite someone you know who might enjoy becoming connected to UUFRC. The goal is for all of us to help spread the word about … read more.

Share the Plate with GRIP this Sunday, Dec 11

This coming Sunday we will be “sharing the plate” with the GRIP Training Institute, an organization we have supported through our Share the Plate practice several times before. Serving incarcerated people in California, the GRIP Training Institute seeks to create personal and systemic change by … read more.