Faith Linking in Action

Solidarity Harvest still has Volunteer Openings

Some have said they haven’t seen volunteer ops for Solidarity Harvest. Volunteers are still needed. We ask people to volunteer with their own personal close group–bubble. All work will be OUTSIDE and you will work only with those in your personal group. Wear mask and dress warmly.  See the link below to volunteer. Also we still

Solidarity Harvest 2020

18 th Annual Solidarity HarvestPledge deadline: October 23, 2020 Dear Solidarity Harvest Supporter, Maine has the highest level of food insecurity in New England, and with the pandemic, the need for Solidarity Harvest has only increased, so we’re making it happen – safely. We’ve reorganized our sorting, assembly,volunteer and distribution plans to keep everyone as

Faith Linking in Action Convening Meeting, September 29 at 6 pm to 8 pm

Faith Linking in Action has been very busy during this difficult time. St. Patrick’s will be hosting our fall convening via ZOOM on Tuesday, Sept. 29 from 6-8pm. Peg Olson, our FLIA co-chair, and I invite everyone to attend. Hear a brief review of the activities from our Teams. The bulk of the meeting will

Bangor Area Kid’s Clothing Swap Invitation

Kid’s are growing, and shopping is difficult with COVID-19 restrictions, so we are organizing a kid’s clothing swap to help out in difficult times.

Spring Dinner Fundraiser for Faith Linking in Action – Saturday,  April 18, 2020

Last year Faith Linking in Action (FLIA) held a traveling dinner party as a fundraiser.  It was such a success that the fundraising committee has decided to do it again this year.   The date is Saturday,  April 18, 2020 .  It will be held in the Orono area this year.  The Islamic Center has

Our Faith and Public Policy Faith Linking in Action Convening, Thursday, May 2, 2019

Our Faith and Public Policy Faith Linking in Action Convening May 2nd, 2019 at Hammond Street Congregational Church Dinner and socializing from 5:30 to 6:15 pm Meeting from 6:15-8:00 pm Please RSVP! Faith Linking in Action (FLIA) invites you to our spring convening on May 2nd which will focus on Faith and Public Policy. We will

Faith Linking in Action – 2018 Was a Year of Change

FAITH LINKING IN ACTION Faith Linking in Action (FLIA) is a group of Bangor-area congregations, people of faith and community groups working together to “go upstream” to address the reasons people are falling into and getting stuck in poverty. Our purpose is to engage, coach and support congregations, regardless of religious affiliation, and the members

Faith Linking in Action Update

Faith Linking in Action Our purpose is to engage, coach and support congregations, regardless of religious affiliation, and the members of communities they serve, to work together to address root causes of poverty. We educate the broader public and elected officials about our identified issues, and support faith communities to connect work on these issues

Faith Linking in Action’s Hosting Progressive Dinner Fundraiser on March 3rd

Faith Linking in Action is holding a Progressive dinner on Sunday, March 3rd beginning at 5:00 pm as a fundraiser. The cost of the tickets is $20, but don’t let the cost keep you away because there are free tickets available as well. The event will begin at the Unitarian Universalist Society on Park Street in Bangor,

Solidarity Harvest 2018

Solidarity Harvest: The 16th Annual Solidarity Harvest is upon us!   Supporting dozens of local farms, labor unions and partnering organizations, this wonderful program provides over 1300 hearty  Thanksgiving meals to people in hard times as well as their friends and families. It’s a lot of work and we need your help! Sort Week begins Tuesday,