Welcome to the Serve Council at First Unitarian Church of Pittsburgh. We hope you can join us to break down divisions, heal isolation, and honor interconnectedness by creating a welcoming and inclusive congregation through service, education, advocacy, and public witness. Unitarian Universalists put our faith into action.

Community Service

  • Alternative Gift Market (AGM)
  • East End Cooperative Ministry Shelter Meal
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Holiday Toy and Mitten Drive
  • Khasi Hills Partnership

Social Justice

  • Anti-Racism Task Force
  • Green Sanctuary
  • Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network (PIIN)
  • UUs for Justice in the Middle East (UUJME)
  • UUJusticePA formerly UUPLAN
  • Welcoming Congregation

Share the Plate

On the third-Sunday of each month, the plate offering is donated. Congregants can nominate a recipient for Share the Plate. Is there an organization you’d like to nominate to be the recipient of our third-Sunday Share the Plate offering? Complete the request form at this link.

Find email addresses for all committees, teams & groups

Serve Updates

Khasi Hills AGM

1st: Our church has been supporting the Annie Margaret Barr Secondary School in Kharang in the poor, rural Khasi Hills of India since 2003. We hope you will help us to support the two teachers ...
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The Share The Plate for December is East End Cooperative Ministry

The East End Cooperative Ministry (EECM) changes the lives of people facing the impacts of poverty. For over 50 years, EECM has been a community leader in addressing the issues that affect our area’s most ...
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First UU Holiday Toy Drive – Toys Still Needed, Can you Help?

Thank you to those who have been able to donate a toy or toys already this year to our annual Matilda Theiss Center Toy Drive! We are coming to you because, as of today, we are ...
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2022 Alternative Gift Market Starts Dec. 4

The 2022 (Virtual) Alternative Gift Market for First Unitarian Church of Pittsburgh starts Dec. 4 and continues through Jan. 1, 2023. The Alternative Gift Market continues our tradition of featuring selected charities to be beneficiaries ...
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UU the VOTE

Our 1,135 letters with VOTE FORWARD are in the mail (or delivered my now) but there are still many opportunities for you to encourage people in PA to vote in this ‘off year’ election (if ...
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