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On Tuesday, April 5, the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Castine (UUCC) contributed $2, 500 to the Emmaus Shelter Discretionary Fund.  Colin Powell, Chair of the UUCC’s Social Justice Committee, presented the check to Mary J. Boylan, Director of the Shelter.

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“The Shelter’s mission to provide assistance in the form of housing, food, and clothing to women, men, and children in our area deserves our admiration and support.” he said, “We are pleased to be able to help.”  Lynn Parsons, President of the UUCC’s Governing Board, agreed.  “One of the seven principles of the Unitarian Universalists is ‘justice, equity, and compassion in human relations’, and the Shelter is an excellent example of this commitment”.

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