Meals for Charter House

Charter House is a local organization which has been providing housing and meals to the homeless in the Middlebury area since 2005.  Over the years, its importance has grown, as has the need. Pre-COVID Charter House provided almost 40,000 meals to hundreds of individuals and … read more.

Proposed “8th” UU Principle: Dismantling Systemic Racism

Learn about the proposed “8th” UU Principle: Dismantling Systemic Racism and the CVUUS Race in America Book Group. Jean Terwilliger and Mike Greenwood will lead a common reading and discussion of Woke Racism this fall and led one on Caste: The Origins of Our Discontent by Isabel Wilkerson in early 2022 and others in past years.

Affordable Housing Conversation

Mon. Nov 28, 7 pm, Ann Ross Fellowship Hall & Zoom

 “Housing is absolutely essential to human flourishing.  Without stable shelter, it all falls apart.”  Matthew Desmond, author of Evicted:  Poverty and Profit in the American City

Please join us as we begin a conversation on what can … read more.

Honoring Indigenous People

CVUUS Worship

CVUUS worship opens with a ringing of the bell and saying:We recognize that CVUUS gathers on land seized from the Western Abenaki people by European colonizers. We respect the Abenaki’s spiritual relationship to the land and waters of the Champlain Valley. We are … read more.

Migrant Farmworker Support in Addison County

In response to deportations of Addison County farm workers and separation of families, many UUs seek to help. With farmers, migrants and volunteers in our community, CVUUS continues to explore where help is needed. We work with and through other groups toward meeting migrants’ language, legal, banking, … read more.

United for Ukraine’s Peace & Freedom

View a recording of Middlebury College’s “United for Ukraine” Concert from 4/24/22 here. It was an extraordinarily moving program featuring Middlebury Community Chorus which includes several singers from CVUUS.

As  we are all painfully aware, the situation in Ukraine is not getting any  better; with … read more.