As a committee member, you have a direct hand in shaping the future of this church. From maintaining the building and managing the budget, to coordinating worship services and communicating with fellow UU churches overseas, our committee volunteers support UUCUC in its mission.

Care Core Committee

Care Core works with the minister to support and assist in meeting pastoral care concerns and coordinates our “Caring Congregation” network of volunteers to help in that endeavor.  If you need help or you’d like to volunteer, email: carecore@uucuc.org.

Denominational Affairs Committee  

Join the Denominational Affairs Committee and learn about the wider world of UU congregations.   Contact David Gross: DLGgeology@aol.com and Claudia Gross: claudia44@aol.com.

Finance Committee  

The Finance Committee serves the church through monitoring our financial resources. Chaired by Tanja Hodges: thodg01s@gmail.com.

Mediation Committee  

Join this committee and help resolve issues of congregational safety and behavior. Contact: krobbins513@hotmail.com.

Membership Committee  

Become a part of this vital committee and help assure our church community welcomes our visitors and new members and provides ways for newcomers and ongoing members to deepen connections and develop a sense of community within the congregation! Contact Peggy Patten: mspeggypatten@gmail.com.

Music Committee  

The Music Committee would welcome you to help facilitate music-related activities within the Church. Chaired by Tanja Hodges: thodg01s@gmail.com.

Partner Church Committee  

The mission of the Partner Church Committee is to develop long term mutually supportive relationships with our fellow UUs in Transylvania, Romania and the Khasi Hills of India. To join the work of this committee, contact Chair Brigitte Pieke: brigittepieke@hotmail.com.

Personnel Committee  

The Personnel Committee recommends policies to the Board of Trustees in accordance with UUA standards and guidelines. Chaired by Dave Sharpe: dmsharpe13@gmail.com.

Property Committee  

Join this committee and become a part of managing the upkeep of the church building, furnishings, equipment, and grounds. Led by Andy Robinson: andrew.robinson.1980@gmail.com.

Religious Education (RE) Committee  

Support the Religious Education programs of the church by joining the RE Committee. Committee Chair position is open. For information, Contact: re-director@uucuc.org.

Social Action Committee  

Take action on timely social justice issues and support community service activities for the church by joining this and ongoing members to deepen connections and develop a sense of community within the congregation! Contact Pam Richart prichart@ecojusticecollaborative.org or Kate Mayer: kate.mayer42@gmail.com.

Stewardship Committee  

Join this committee and help to manage development and congregational giving.  Contact Emily Laugeson: emilyslaugesen@yahoo.com.

Worship Committee  

Arrange a Sunday worship service once a month from September to June and work collectively to arrange summer worship services. Contact: Sam Besher at beshers@life.illinois.edu.