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  • Summary of the Minutes of the UUFRC Board Meeting,  November 27, 2018

    December 13, 2018
    Attending: Rev. Gretchen Woods, Chris Stovall, Steve Hill, Beth Harrison, David Vallerga, Bob Holden, David Zarubin and Anna Dyer.  Also attending were Leslie Vallerga, Tanya Webster and Jennifer Bahr Davidson.   Rev. Gretchen led us in a brief educational history of what it means to Ordain a minister, ...
  • Change of Date: December BoT Meeting

    November 29, 2018
    Instead of meeting Dec 25th, the Board will hold its next meeting on January 8 at 7pm.
  • Board Blog: December 2018

    November 28, 2018
    At our upcoming Special Congregational meeting on Sunday 12-9-18 after the regular service we will be addressing two items. The first will be a vote on if this congregation wishes to ordain Eleanor Kilpatrick. This is something only a congregation has the privilege and responsibility ...
  • Board Blog: November 2018

    November 7, 2018
    Well, the midterms have ended and, as they say, the 2020 campaign has begun. Hopefully we get a little break before all of the robo-calls and leafleting start up again. Ellen and I did our part to get out the vote by volunteering at call centers ...
  • Summary of UUFRC Board Meeting Minutes, October 30, 2018

    November 4, 2018
    Summary of UUFRC Board Meeting Minutes, October 30, 2018 Attending: Rev. Gretchen Woods, Chris Stovall, Steve Hill, Beth Harrison, David Vallerga, Bob Holden David Zarubin, and Anna Dyer. Also attending were Jeanne DeShazo, Jen Bahr-Davidson, Solveig Zarubin and Cindy Johnson   Rev. Gretchen discussed the possible Board Covenant that ...
  • Summary of UUFRC Board Meeting Minutes September 25 and October 2, 2019

    October 17, 2018
    Summary of UUFRC Board Meeting Minutes September 25 and October 2, 2019 Attending one or both meetings: Rev. Gretchen Woods, Chris Stovall, Steve Hill, David Vallerga, Bob Holden, Anna Dyer, Beth Harrison, David Zarubin. Also attending on 9/25 were Jen Bahr-Davidson, Derby Davidson, Jessica Roybal and Tanya ...
  • October 11, Day of Awareness: Coming Out Day

    October 1, 2018
    Every October 11 on Coming Out Day, people around the nation step forward in support of LGBTQ+ civil rights. Whether you are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, self-identify in other ways, or come out as a straight ally, raise your voice and your pride October 11. ...
  • On the Books: Board Blog, October 2018

    October 1, 2018
    At the recent Leadership Training session we held there was a lot of focus on the changes we are going through during this Interim Ministerial period. This session was planned by and delivered by Chris Stovall and Rev Gretchen with great assistance and additional training ...
  • Summary of UUFRC Board Meeting Minutes, August 28, 2018

    September 6, 2018
      Attending:  Rev. Gretchen Woods, Chris Stovall, Steve Hill, Beth Harrison, David Vallerga, David Zarubin, Bob Holden and Anna Dyer. Also attending were Jen Davidson, Derby Davidson and Ellie Kilpatrick. Jen Davidson led a training on UUFRC finances by explaining, line by line, UUFRC financial statements. The Board ...
  • Summary of UUFRC Board Minutes July 2018

    August 30, 2018
    Summary of the UUFRC Board Meeting Minutes, July 31, 2018 Attending: Chris Stovall, Bob Holden, Rev. Gretchen Woods, David Vallerga, Anna Dyer, and David Zarubin. Absent; Steve Hill and Beth Harrison. Also attending were Tanya Webster and Jen Davidson. Board Elections: Steve Hill is the new President, Chris ...
  • September 2018—Notes from the Board President

    August 29, 2018
    Thank you to Bob Holden for his leadership over the past year. I would like to welcome Chris Stovall and Beth Harrison to the board and say goodbye and say thank you to Marina Rose and Lisa Conrad for their service. We now enter the second ...
  • August Comments from the Board of Trustees

    August 5, 2018
    Hello from the Board of Trustees (BoT), I have three topics of good news to share with you. First, at our July BoT meeting, we elected Board Officers for the upcoming year.  They are as follows: President – Steve Hill Vice President – Chris Stovall Treasurer – Anna Olsen-Dyer Recording Secretary ...
  • Summary of the UUFRC Board Meeting, June 26, 2018

    July 10, 2018
    Attending: Bob Holden, Rev. Gretchen Woods, David Vallerga, Anna Dyer, David Zarubin, and Lisa Conrad. Absent: Steve Hill and Marina Rose. Also attending were newly elected Board members: Chris Stovall and Beth Harrison. We were joined by the Committee on Ministries members: DeeDee Stovel, John Cooney, ...
  • 2018 Annual Meeting Voting Results and Next Year

    May 31, 2018
    Hello from the Board of Trustees, The end of the Church year is almost upon us.  We are going to finish the year with many successes and in good shape for the future.  These include a balanced budget for the current 2017/18 fiscal year and a ...
  • May Board of Trustees

    April 24, 2018
    Hello from the Board of Trustees: The big focus for the Board of Trustees (BoT) in May is our Annual General Meeting on Sunday, May 20 in the Sanctuary after services from 12:00 – 1:00.   We will be voting on several issues: •    The proposed Vision, ...
  • On the Books: Welcome to April

    March 30, 2018
    Welcome to April.  The UUFRC has many interesting happenings going on this month.  I am sharing with you here three of those. Two Town Hall Meetings The UUFRC will be holding two Town Hall meetings this month: The Sundays of April 15 and 22.  Please plan to ...
  • from our President of the Board of Trustees, Robert Holden

    March 1, 2018
    Hello everyone, I have two topics for you this month. One-year extension of our Interim Ministry The Board of Trustees voted unanimously (with one member absent) at our last Board meeting to approve a 12-month extension, from two years to three, of Rev. Gretchen’s Interim Ministry. So, ...
  • From our President of the Board of Trustees, Robert Holden

    February 1, 2018
    Greetings from the Board of Trustees, Two activities will be occurring in the months of February and March that are crucial to the healthy future of our Fellowship. The first is the series of the Cottage Meetings. The second is the annual Pledge Drive. The Cottage Meeting ...
  • From our Board of Trustees President, Robert Holden

    January 2, 2018
    Happy Hanukah, Happy Chalica, Happy Bodhi Day, Happy Festivus, Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, and many other Happy Holidays from the Board of Trustees (BoT). The last six months have been joyfully eventful. The next six months are likely to provide more opportunities for abundant ...
  • Summary of UUFRC Board Meeting, October 24, 2017

    December 1, 2017
    from the Corresponding Secretary, Marina Rose Attending: Bob Holden, Rev. Gretchen Woods, Marina Rose, David Zarubin, Anna Dyer, Steve Hill, David Vallerga, Lisa Conrad. The Search committee to replace Michael, the Child Care Provider, will consist of Lisa Conrad, Derby Davidson and two members of the R.E. ...