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The mission of Homestretch is to empower homeless parents with children to attain permanent housing and self-sufficiency by giving them the skills, knowledge and hope they need to become productive participants in the community.Homestretch welcomes volunteers for several remote/virtual opportunities, including donation drive coordination, adult tutoring, kid tutoring and more.More information on Homestretch on the Compassionate Community Service...
The July 2021 EarthCare page features all of the details to embark on a natural plan of weed suppression.
Compassionate Community Service Non-Profit of the Month.The Autism Society of Northern Virginia (ASNV) builds community for individuals and families affected by autism across the lifespan through education, advocacy and support.For more information, go to the bottom of the Compassionate Community Service page.
Loss of biodiversity is as critical an issue as climate change.The good news is that we can do something about it.For do's and dont's and how to make a difference, checkout our EarthCare page.
The Lamb Center is a daytime drop‐in homeless shelter for individuals who are homeless in Fairfax, Virginia.April 2021 is when the Lamb Center is counting on our congregation specifically to help them with their supply needs.They provide breakfast, lunch, showers, laundry service, Bible studies, employment opportunities, housing and job counseling, AA meetings, a nurse practitioner clinic, a dental clinic, and much more. Their emphasis is on...
We’ve heard it said,  the best time to plant a tree was 10 years ago. The second best time is today.EarthCare at Unity of Fairfax recommends that we give the environment a boost. As we open our windows to the sounds of nature this spring and venture out to enjoy the new blooms and leafy branches, we can be mindful of the nature soundscape.More information on the EarthCare page of our website.
Check out this amazing original song and video collage tribute to three virtual 5K/1K events.Please follow this link to Facebook and click “share” then add a blurb.The video was created as a way to stay connected, keep up physical and mental health, and support two organizations serving local people through the entire pandemic.Adult registration is $5.00 off on Daylight Savings Day 3/14/21 and 3/15/21 ONLY ($20 ea)Register Now
March ProjectOur Compassionate Community Service team is featuring Friends of Guest House, a group that helps women successfully re-enter the community from incarceration.Since their founding in 1974, Guest House has helped more than 4,000 women break the vicious cycle of incarceration, reunite with their families, and reintegrate into their communities. Volunteers are needed to help teach life skills, serve as mentors, and more.  Apply here:  ...
March 27 8am – 3pmJoin EarthCare in weeding, mulching and preparing our grounds for spring.Do not attend if you have symptoms of COVID-19 or believe you have been exposed.We ask you to wear a mask and bring your own gloves, tools, water and snacks.EarthCare members will check you in near the entrance of the church.  We will monitor and provide guidance throughout the day.EarthCare at Unity of Fairfax has new articles on Perceptions of Nature and...
Congratulations to our new Associate Minister, Rev. Ron KarstetterRev Russ announced today, February 28th, that Rev. Ron Karstetter is the Associate Minister for Unity of Fairfax. We send Ron our blessings as he continues to serve Unity of Fairfax. 

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