Social Justice

Mission

To inspire Unity of Fairfax to participate in activities promoting social justice, equality, and respect for all through education and action.

Vision

A committed community living our Unity Principles through engagement in social action.

Meetings

Social Justice Team meetings are normally held on the second Sunday of the month from 12:30 – 2 p.m. in Room 5. All are welcome to attend.

Contact team leader Jacquie Smith, socialjustice@unityoffairfax.org.

Projects

Unity of Fairfax has a long history of participation in social justice activities. The Social Justice Team (SJT) is planning new activities and projects whenever members express an interest and include a willingness to volunteer in leadership roles.

The Social Justice Team conducts discussions during relevant Unity of Fairfax Friday movie nights, provides facts related to social justice topics in the monthly bulletin, and informs the Unity of Fairfax community of speakers on Social justice.

Current and upcoming projects appear on the Classes & Events page.

In The News

Author And Activist Dr. Paul Zeitz To Speak At Unity of Fairfax

This article in the Fairfax Times describes the Social Justice Team's invitation to Dr. Paul Zeitz, the author of Waging Justice, to speak at Unity of Fairfax about furthering social justice.

Repeat: I’m Ready To Be In The Choir

This article in the Fairfax Times features members of the Social Justice Team who attended the Reston Community Center’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration with a presentation by activist DeRay McKesson.


 

 

Updated February 19, 2019