Category: News

NUS Shelter gets Kitchen Update

The Nanaimo Unitarian Shelter kitchen is getting fresher by the minute as renovations continue. Thanks to a grant from the federal government’s Reaching Home Fund, administered by the United Way, new countertops and cupboards have been installed. Our volunteers will have a great treat … read more.

FUFON Pays off its Mortgage!

On January 24th, at a special meeting, members voted unanimously to pay off the mortgage on our building. The mortgage was able to be paid off due to a generous donation by Bob Goodman. Free of its debt, the Fellowship now has … read more.

Unitarian Shelter has new Role

Our Nanaimo Unitarian Shelter is pleased announced that it has begun operating a new service. The Shelter will be managing the St. Peter’s Church Winter Shelter at 301 Machleary St. The shelter at St. Peter’s provides a vital service to Nanaimo by providing shelter … read more.

Applause for Website Magicians

At First Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo we can’t meet in our well loved building, so we occupy virtual spaces through the magic of dedicated and gifted people in our midst.

Our Website has been in Tony Turner’s care and now, while we were attending virtual services, … read more.

A Note of Appreciation from Ammar

In September 2012, a young man was hiding in a basement wondering whether he is going to be the next to go, wishing for a chance to say goodbye to his family that he hadn’t seen in four months while peeking through his window, watching the army … read more.

New website for FUFON!

FUFON’s Communications Committee is pleased to announce that our fellowship has a brand-new website!  When launched in a few days you will find fresh content as well as easy access to news, events, documents and much, much more. You are invited to use the website a key … read more.

Refugee Sponsorship Campaign Update

First Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo (FUFON) is an inclusive community of 75 members and friends whose values are: the inherent worth and dignity of every person; justice and compassion in human relations; acceptance of one another; and peace, liberty and justice for all.  Another of … read more.