BLUU Announces #SayHerName Initiative

The Black Lives of UU Organizing Collective announced a NEW initiative connecting UU congregations with local Black organizers of the May 19 #SayHerName National Day of Action.

This initiative urges UU congregations to join Black Lives of UU in the important #SayHerName call to action by committing to support local organizers in their area.

Leveraging the privilege in & resources of UU congregations to benefit local social justice efforts is a critical goal of the work as Black Lives of UU.

Congregations who wish to be directly connected with #SayHerName organizers in their are should complete the form located here: bit.ly/SayHerNameBLUUForm

Once the form is completed, congregations will be contacted by Black Lives of UU with next steps.

Our role will be more than just connector. We will focus on creating a nuanced, specific and informed relationship between UU congregations & Black organizers. This will include providing a set of best practices for UU congregations when engaging with Black organizers.
— from full #SayHerName with BLUU Statement