Unitarian Universalist Outreach Auction of Bergen County

Come to the Unitarian Universalist Outreach Auction of Bergen County at Central Unitarian Church in Paramus this Saturday evening, November 4, at 6:30. This annual fundraiser, a joint effort of three Unitarian Universalist congregations, benefits six Bergen County charities that fulfill basic life needs.

$35 tickets are sold at the door and cover your admission, hors d’oeuvres, and a sheet of Tricky Tray tickets. Childcare is available.

If you can’t attend the Outreach Auction you can still donate using the absentee bid form either to bid on a live item or donate directly to the charities.

Selected causes and charities for 2017

Center for Hope and Safety provides access to safe housing and services for women and children forced to flee their homes due to domestic violence.

Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative utilizes volunteer healthcare professionals to provide free primary care for 1,100 low-income, working Bergen County residents who do not have insurance

Family Promise of Bergen County provides shelter for families, walk-in dinners for 120 people daily, transitional housing, and other services.

Community of Friends in Action helps immigrant workers and their families and works for better immigration policy.

Holley Childcare and Development Center is a 55-bed residential treatment facility, serving children 5 to 12 years old who are emotionally handicapped as a result of abuse, neglect, poverty, abandonment, or other circumstances.

For more information about the Outreach Auction, please visit uuoutreachauction.org or e-mail uuoutreachauction@gmail.com.