First Unitarian awarded for work in becoming RI’s first Sanctuary Congregation

The First Unitarian Church of Providence was presented with a Heroes of Faith Congregational Award on Thursday, November 2nd, for its work in becoming the first Sanctuary Congregation in Rhode Island. The award was given by the Rhode Island State Council of Churches at the Eighth Annual Heroes of Faith Breakfast at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet.


Left to right: Rev. Donald Anderson, executive director of the Rhode Island State Council of Churches; Jay Glasson, President of the Prudential Committee of First Unitarian; Rev. Liz Lerner Maclay, Minister of First Unitarian; Katherine Ahlquist, leader of the Sanctuary effort at First Unitarian; and Rev. Chontell Washington, President, Rhode Island State Council of Churches


For full details of the event, click here.