UCWC is partnering with local faith organizations to sponsor a refugee family. Contact: Linda Sander. Email: social-justice
UCWC collects food and funds for the West Chester Food Cupboard, our local organization that provides groceries and other items for those in need. UCWC members also volunteer at the Food Cupboard on a regular basis. Contact: Kim Ellerthorpe. Email: food-cupboard
The Share-the-Plate program raises money to give to local agencies who are trying to improve life for Chester County residents. Nomination form. Contact: Beth Daniels. Email: share-the-plate
UCWC helps create affordable housing locally by supporting Habitat for Humanity of Chester County through volunteer labor. Contact: Mike Stevens. E-mail: habitat
The Gardening project provides food for the hungry in Chester County through planting crops directly or harvesting the crops of others. Contact: and Mary Yeager. E-mail: gleaning
UCWC uses and sells Fair Trade coffee, tea, and chocolate to provide a fair price to the producer. Contact: Steven Lathe & Amy Spare. Email: fair-trade
The Safe Harbor project provides a good dinner once a month for the homeless guests staying at Safe Harbor Shelter. Contact: Sharon Mayer-Conroy. Email: safe-harbor
Each year, in cooperation with other local groups, we host overnight in our homes a group of monks and nuns from Massachusetts who are walking to Washington, DC, for peace.