Author: Sheena John

Food Pantry & Diapers for Families in Need


Will you help and be part of the solution?
(I sure hope the answer is YES)

Please continue learning how you AND your family, (your kids, grandkids, nieces/nephews, near AND far,  etc.) friends, neighbors and workmates can be GENEROUS.

We members at UUCE have been supporting The … read more.

Annual Meeting Postponed

Dear Friends,

The Board of Trustees has decided to postpone our annual meeting until June 14th at noon.  Our annual meeting had been planned for May 17th. In making this decision, we rely on the following: Governor Pritzker’s Executive Order 2020-10 ordering all Illinois residents to stay home except for certain … read more.

Solar Panel Production for March 2020

Monthly Energy Production Report for Unitarian Universalist Church of Elgin Enphase Energy maximizes our solar energy production and keeps us informed about our system. Our monthly energy report shows how our system performed and how much we contributed to offsetting the global carbon footprint. Our Carbon Offset for this … read more.

April 2020 Share the Plate Recipient

CASA Kane County is a nonprofit volunteer organization that has been advocating for the best interests of abused and neglected children within the Juvenile Court system since 1988. CASA Kane County recruits, trains, and supervises community volunteers who serve as Court Appointed Special Advocates and … read more.

Email from UUA President

Special Announcement
Unitarian Universalist Association April 2020
Susan Frederick-Gray, president

This is a significant week in so many ways. The Surgeon General predicts this week and next may be some of the most difficult and deadly in the pandemic. For me, the virus has hit close to home … read more.

Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes March 18, 2020

Present: Stephen Day, Erica Lavine, Jamie Yucuis, Elizabeth Olson, Kevin Sweeney, Mary Knapp, Rev. Leland

Absent: Tom Lesiewicz

Called to order at 7:08. 

Consent Items/Reports — Accepted with no objections 


Board Meeting Minutes 

Minister’s Report

Financial Reports 

Endowment Committee Report

Ongoing Business 

Bylaw Changes – 

New Business 

Closure Information – We discussed the timeline for re-opening the … read more.

Board of Trustees Minutes February 19, 2020

Present: Stephen Day, Erica Lavine, Jamie Yucuis, Elizabeth Olson, Kevin Sweeney, Mary Knapp, Rev. Leland, Tom Lesiewicz

Absent: none

Called to order at 7:09

Consent Items/Reports — Accepted with no objections


Board Meeting Minutes

CoM report

Ongoing Business 

Cell phone tower lawyer discussion —  

Office 365 update (Kevin)

Personnel Committee charter draft review

New Business

            Corporate … read more.

Continued Closing of Church Building

Due to the ongoing Shelter Order for the Covid-19 Coronavirus the Board of Trustees has decided to extend the closure of the building for group meetings, with the next planned service being May 3rd.
This could of course be further extended based on guidance at that … read more.

Temporary Closing of Church Building

Dear Members, Friends, Visitors and Staff of UUCE,  

Due to the Covid-19 virus, based on guidance from the UUA and discussion with knowledgeable members of the congregation, the UUCE building will be closed to in-person meetings, including Sunday service, for the time being and while the … read more.