Thank you for your interest in becoming a BLUU Beloved. We are thrilled you are here! BLUU Beloved is an opportunity for Unitarians who are Black/People of African descent to further connect, build community and develop leadership within the work of BLUU and our connection to broader liberation movements.
If you do not identify as Black or of African descent, please do not complete this form. We encourage our white supporters, Indigenous and other people of color to sign up for our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/blacklivesuu.
Sign up, be part of and actively contribute to a BLUUMicro30 regional team.
Be a member of Team Sankofa
Have applied, signed up to join or have served in any variety of capacities:
Have served on any pastoral care, worship, or organizing team for in-person gatherings.
Attend at least three online worship services each year.
Sign up to receive BLUU Daily Affirmations.
Have attended (or have plans to attend at least one BLUU gathering (this includes large gatherings like The Revival, Convening, GA Healing Space or smaller ones like the BLUUBlackPanther events).
Be a part of the closed Facebook group. Introduce yourself, actively contribute and engage and support other members in the group.
Join the BLUU mailing list.
Commit to attending the annual meeting in person or through online virtual access.
Attend one New2BLUU Session (held monthly online).
If you have done at least four of the things from the list (at least one from each category), then you can complete the form below. You’ll receive a confirmation email that we have received your BLUU Beloved form. After review of your form, we’ll notify you of your BLUU Beloved status.
Once confirmed, each BLUU Beloved will receive a Welcome Packet in the mail which will include:
A customized BLUU Beloved PIN (only available to BLUU Beloveds)
Voting rights at the Annual Meeting
Beloved Exclusive merchandise
A Spiritual Message