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Donate an Unwrapped Gift

Holiday Help 2019 As in the past, we will be helping two Arlington families at Christmas, (total 5 children) by purchasing gifts for their children. See the table at coffee hour Sunday December 1, December 8, or December 15 to sign up.  Gifts should be brought UNWRAPPED  and delivered to Church no later than December... Read more »

Arlington Eats

Every day, thousands of people in Massachusetts suffer from hunger because they cannot afford adequate food. The Commonwealth has one of the widest income gaps of any state in the country, and those on the low-income side of this gap are experiencing food insecurity at unprecedented levels. In 2017, the Arlington Eats Food Pantry is... Read more »

Successful Blood Drive

Wednesday’s blood drive was a big success. We received the gifts of 44 units, 25% over the maximum expected and staffed in anticipation of. New volunteers helped tremendously. Our next drive is Saturday, December 7th. Sign up to donate or volunteer today! Thank you!

Holiday Cards for CLF Incarcerated Members

The Church of the Larger Fellowship (CLF), an online and by mail UU congregation, has thousands of members world-wide, including over 1,070 members currently incarcerated in the US. In December, CLF will be personally addressing 1,070+ holiday cards and mailing them to our UU incarcerated members. The hope is that three cards will be sent... Read more »

Blood Drive

Saturday December 7th, 2019, 8a-2p, please join us as a blood donor or as a volunteer! Please contact the Red Cross for a donation appointment in advance via the ARC Blood Donor app, at redcrossblood.org, or by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS, or show up on the day for the next available opening in the schedule. Thank you!... Read more »

ArCS Cluster Expands Services

formerly Refugee Concerns Working Group The ArCS Cluster now supports 18 local asylum seekers through our outreach programs! In addition to our hosting program, we have expanded our services to offer a Passages program focused on providing short-term support to refugees not housed by the Cluster. You can help us continue to deliver life-changing support... Read more »