Local Groups/Chapters


Unitarian Universalists for Justice in the Middle East includes local groups and chapters throughout the United States. We encourage you to start a group affiliated with your Unitarian Universalist church. Useful links to help you plan your group:

  • Click here for guidelines established by the national Board of Directors for the operation of local groups.
  • Click here for the New Group Application Form.
  • Click here for an example of the Bylaws created by the UUJME group affiliated with the First Unitarian Church of Pittsburgh, PA
Click on the calendar below for a listing of local group events.



Below you will find the contact information for currently active groups and groups in the process of formation. Some UUJME chapters or local groups may not be listed, so if you don’t see one listed in your area (or would like to have your own group listed) please email Allan Kellum.


Contact: Elissa Goss 


Unitarian Universalist Church of Anaheim
511 South Harbor Boulevard
Anaheim, CA 92805-4525
Contact: Ruth Shapin, Ted Shapin, Rycharde Powell

Live Oak Unitarian Universalist Congregation
820 North Fairview Avenue
Goleta, CA 93117-1823
Contact: Gail Boehme

Unitarian Universalist Society of Sacramento
2425 Sierra Boulevard
Sacramento, CA 95825
Contact: Cathy Hackett or office@uuss.org 

UU Community Church of Santa Monica
1260 18th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404-1206
Contact: Roberta Frye


Foothills Unitarian Church
1815 Yorktown Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80826
Contact: Eleanor Dwight, Elizabeth Stanley


Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta
1911 Cliff Valley Way NE
Atlanta, GA 30329-2420
Contact: Linda Bell


Boise Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
6200 Garrett Street
Boise, ID 83714-1250
Contact: Debbie Espen


Unity Temple Unitarian Universalist Congregation
875 Lake Street
Oak Park, IL 60301-1341
Contact: Edward G. White


State-wide chapter: Hoosier UUJME (or HUUJME)
625 Nightfall Road
Ft. Wayne, IN 46819
Contact: John Moore 


UUJME Massachusetts Chapter of Greater Boston
Contact: Pat Westwater-Jong, Peter Lowber
Participating churches:
    UU Church of Marblehead, Marblehead
    Arlington Street Church, Boston
    Theodore Parker Unitarian Church, West Roxbury
    The Community Church of Boston, Boston
    Harvard UU Church, Harvard
    The First Parish in Cambridge, UU, Cambridge
    UU Church of Wakefield, Wakefield

First Parish in Bedford
First Parish Peace and Justice Group
75 The Great Road
Bedford, MA 01730-2704

First Parish Church in Beverly
225 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915-5719
Contact: Tony Constantino


First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor UUs for Justice in the Middle East
4001 Ann Arbor Saline Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103-8739
Contact: Anne Garcia

The Marquette Unitarian Universalist Congregation
P.O. Box 687
Marquette, MI 49855
Contact: Barbara Michael, g.g. gordon


First Unitarian Church of Omaha
3114 Harney Street
Omaha, NE 68131-3910
Contact: Elaine Wells


The Unitarian Church of All Souls
1157 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10075
Contact: Deborah Taylor, Karen Steele


First Unitarian Church
1211 SW Main Street
Portland, OR 97205-1702
Contact: Curt Bell


Unitarian Society of Germantown
6511 Lincoln Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19119-3625
Contact: Walt Ceglowski or Muna Elshakhs

First Unitarian Church of Pittsburgh
605 Morewood Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Contact: Reverend David Herndon, Kathleen Parker

Main Line Unitarian Church
816 South Valley Forge Road
Devon, PA 19333-1825
Contact: Gene Ramsbottom


First Unitarian Universalist Church Copperfield Campus
6830 North Eldridge Parkway, Suite 303
Houston, TX 77041-2638
Contact: Dana Ashrawi


Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington, VA
4444 Arlington Boulevard
Arlington, VA 22204
Contact: Bud Hensgen


Unitarian Universalist Church
4340 West Fort George Wright Drive
Spokane, WA 99224
Contact: Barbara Stuebing