For our principles to be more than just words, we need to put them into practice. How we manage and compensate our staff is a reflection of our values, so, as a Unitarian Universalist organization, it is incumbent upon us to strive to be an … read more.
In the fall of 2020 an Environmental Justice Task Force (EJTF) was established to lead and coordinate various activities aimed at reducing the impact of the Fellowship and its members on the environment, with particular emphasis on reducing our carbon footprint. The task force is … read more.
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.
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.
Plan to purchase a Singing Telegram for someone you care about. The Fabulous Fufonics and their Fearless Leader, Leah Hokanson, are working on the songs for this fun project. Details, and the list of songs to choose from, coming soon. Contact Lily Quan at: … read more.
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.
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.
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.
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.
We are pleased to announce that our new Unitarian Shelter Executive Director is Isha Matous-Gibbs. She started her duties at the shelter April 6th.
Isha comes to us with a wealth of experience as an outreach worker with the Victoria Cool Aid Society and other organizations assisting the … read more.