WEEKLY UPDATE |June 6-12, 2021
June 6, 2021 | 10:00am
UUCGL Annual Meeting
Rev. Dr. Victoria Weinstein
Worship with us on Zoom at 10:00am!

The annual meeting of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Greater Lynn will be held on Sunday, June 6, 2021, beginning at 10:00 a.m. The meeting will be held on Zoom, as part of the Sunday worship service.
 
The meeting will include:
 
Election of Officers and Trustees for the year beginning
July 1, 2021. The Board has nominated:
 
President - Clare Campbell
Past President & Vice President - Eileen Cummings
Treasurer - Rebecca Greene
Clerk - Jim Olivetti
Trustee for 3-year term ending in 2024 -Cathy Cubby
 
The following incumbent Trustees continue in office:
Ruth Griffin (term ending in 2022)
Mark Vander Linden (term ending in 2022)
Loretta Connolly (term ending in 2023)
Mary Gatlin (term ending in 2023)
Jim Olivetti (term ending in 2023)
 

Approval of By-Law Amendments:

Click here for a summary and the complete text of the amendments.

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UUCGL Stanley School Task Force
UUCGL and the
Stanley School Project

Some of you may have seen the recent news articles in the Lynn Item, Swampscott Reporter and WickedLocal about the Stanley School project and our church.
 
If you have questions or concerns about these articles or anything else relating to the project's impact on the church, please feel free to contact Doreen Hodgkin, Sarah Cecil, or Mark Vander Linden directly, or send a message to the task force at our new email address: stanleytaskforce@uucgl.org.
Programming at UUCGL
Newhall Fields Community Farm Tour
Save the Date!

June 6 | 1-2:30pm
with Herbalist Rebecca Ingalls
 
Join us for a family-friendly event hosted by the Green Sanctuary Ministry Team and Newhall Fields Community Farm. Space is limited, to register and for more information:
Help Our UUCGL Garden Grow!

Attention gardeners and veggie lovers! Trinidad planted UUCGL's summer garden and now we're looking for folks who want to help maintain it and share in the harvest. Volunteers are needed starting the week of May 30. For more information or to sign up for a week of garden care please visit https://tinyurl.com/UUCGL-Garden2021 or contact Mary Gatlin at mary.c.gatlin@gmail.com. Thank you!
UUCGL End of Year Financial Matters
UUCGL Fiscal Year Ends June 30

Pledge Payments

The church’s fiscal year ends on June 30. Please have your payments for this fiscal year in to the church by the close of day on Tuesday, June 29. If you still owe on this fiscal year’s pledge commitment, and you are not able to fulfill your pledge until July, please note in the memo line that it is for fiscal year 2020-21.
 
There are three easy options of paying:
  1. Send your check to the church (101 Forest Avenue, Swampscott, MA 01907).
  2. Set up a bill-pay system with your bank and have the check sent to the above address.
  3. Donate online. To donate online, click here for our website and click “Donate” in the upper right-hand corner. After you fill in the information page, click “Submit.” You will then be offered options to pay through your PayPal account, if you have one, or through your credit card.

Thank you for your support!
 

Reimbursement Requests
 
If you have outstanding check requests for reimbursement, please mail them to the office with appropriate receipts and committee/ministry team chair approval by June 29 or email the request and scanned receipts to the business administrator at emuller@uucgl.org. Thank you
UUCGL Community Connections
Unitarian Universalist Women
College Scholarship Aid

Applications Due June 13

Click here to print the application form to apply for college scholarship aid given by the UUW. The deadline for returning applications is June 13, 2021.
Help Our Neighbors Fight Hunger!

Every week, individuals and groups prepare 2,000 brown bags to supplement the hot meals provided by My Brother's Table. If you are interested in putting together brown bags, either individually or with a team, or if you would like to donate towards this effort, please be in touch with Deb Boggs, Clare Campbell, or Michael Celona. To find out more about our efforts for local food pantries and our Social Justice Ministry Team activities, please go to our website page at https://www.uucgl.org/socialjustice.
Weekly Update Schedule
Next issue:
Week of June 13, 2021

The deadline for the week of June 13th, is Wednesday, June 9, 9am. Please send your notices to Angie Kern (akern@uucgl.org).
UUCGL Resources
Stay Connected with UUCGL

Please feel free to reach out to us with any questions or if we can help. Click below to email one of us. Stay well, stay connected!

Contact Information Reminder
Does the Office Know Your Current
Contact Information?
Please keep your name, address, phone number, and e-mail current in the church office. E-mail Elizabeth Muller with your correct information.
Not sure what information we have on file for you?

Call Elizabeth at:
781-595-8836, ext. 10
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