Local Groups/Chapters


Deborah Taylor is a UUJME board member from All Souls Unitarian Church in New York City. Deborah can be reached at deborah@uujme.org.

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 us at deborah@uujme.org.


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


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


First Universalist Society of New Haven
608 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511-2219
Contact: Elizabeth Neuse


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


River Road Unitarian Universalist Congregation
Middle East Task Force
6301 River Road
Bethesda, MD 20817-5825
Contact: Steven Buck, Jack Edmonston


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

UUJME Massachusetts Chapter of Greater Boston
Contact: Pat Westwater-Jong

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

Arlington Street Church
351 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116-3303
Contact: Peter Lowber

First Parish in Cambridge, Unitarian Universalist
Greater Boston; UUJME - Massachusetts Chapter
1446 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
Contact: Donald McInnes, Susan Nye

Unitarian Universalist Church of Marblehead
28 Mugford Street
Marblehead, MA 01945
Contact: Carolyn Corzine


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


First Universalist Church
3400 Dupont Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Contact:Pamela McInnes


Unitarian Church of Lincoln, NE
Lincoln League for Middle East Peace (LLMEP)
6300 A Street
Lincoln, NE 68410-5009
Contact: Jean Eileen Durgan-Clinchard


Unitarian Universalist Church of Keene, NH
Middle East Study Group
69 Washington Street
Keene, NH 03431-3130
Contact: James L. Smart


First Unitarian Congregation Society in Brooklyn
48 Monroe Place
Brooklyn, NY 11201-2603
Contact: Rita Pearl

First Unitarian Society of Ithaca
Ithaca, NY
Contact: Cris McConkey

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


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


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


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


Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Blacksburg
1301 Gladewood Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Contact: Morton Nadler

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