Building an alliance of South Carolina Unitarian Universalists who act for justice in partnerships that center the voices and authority of people experiencing injustice.

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The South Carolina UU Justice Alliance is actively learning from UUs and partners to gather shared abilities, needs, and opportunities and to form issue groups. By Summer, 2022, our goal is to select specific justice action areas to focus energies of the alliance. For now, check out our emerging justice issue groups in

We are also gathering resources like these:

Send suggestions (and any costs) of other resources to


Please complete this brief and secure online survey to indicate your interest in a social justice issue group and allow us to connect you with other organizers! Please email for more information.

Visits to Congregations:

Image of state of South Carolina with county outlines.We got the year started right with a service and gathering at the amazing UU Church of Spartanburg on January 2. (See link to service). We may be coming to a congregation near you soon, too. Here is the schedule so far:

  • Jan 30: UU Congregation of Columbia
  • Feb 6: Clayton Memorial UU Church
  • Feb 27: Unitarian Church in Charleston
  • Mar 6: UU Fellowship of Clemson
  • Mar 20: Aiken UU Church

The list will grow as we continue to schedule visits (email to schedule). We hope to join you in-person or on-line during one of these visits as we build ways to act together for justice in South Carolina!

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Social Justice Leaders Meetup!

Tuesday, Feb 22, 2022 from 7 to 8:30 PM ET South Carolina map

We will need one another for support and inspiration this year! This is why we are so excited to join you and other social justice leaders at our first statewide Social Justice Leaders Meetup on Tuesday, Feb 22, 2022 from 7 to 8:30 PM ET via Zoom. 

Register Here for the Zoom meeting (updated link)

This gathering will provide a much-needed opportunity to connect with UUs, share ideas, and discover how to form an issue cluster (or support one) to focus our energies statewide. We want to learn from you about all your social justice hopes and needs. So please register if you can and help build the foundation of the South Carolina UU Justice Alliance. We look forward to greeting you there!

– Pippin & Jean, South Carolina UU Justice Alliance

Contact Us
South Carolina UU Justice Alliance

Rev. Dr. Pippin Whitaker
Executive Director & Co-founder

Rev. Dr. Jean Heriot
Director of Training and Organizing & Co-founder

Mr. Rick Hahnenberg
Board Chair


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