Charitable Organization

Affirm United - S'affirmer Ensemble

Kingston, ON

Religion and spirituality

aDVOCATE FOR NON-DISCRIMINATION AT ALL LEVELS OF THE UNITED CHURCH OF cANADA (UCC) WITH A PARTICULAR FOCUS ON LGBTQ & COMMUNITIES, PROMOTE & FACILITATE DEVELOPMENT OF AFFIRMING MINISTRIES WITH HELP FROM DEDICATED VOLUNTEERS WOH ORGANIZE WORKSHOPS AND FIND SPEAKERS. DEVELOP POLICIES & LITURGIES FOR USE THROUGHOUT THE UCC THAT CELEBRATE THE GIFTS OF ALL MARGINALIZED PEOPLE. NETWORK WITH SIMILAR ORGANIZATIONS BY SENDING BOARD MEMBERS AND OTHER VDUNTEERS TO NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES.

IRIDESCE - THE LIVING APOLOGY PROJECT IS ADMINISTERED AND SUPPORTED BY AFFIRM UNITED/S'AFFIRMER ENSEMBLE WITH FUNDING FROM THE UCC. IT IS A STORY-SHARING PROJECT INVOLVING MEMBERS OF THE UCC FROM ACCIOSS CANADA AS THEY EXAMINE THE TREAMMENT OF LGBTQ & MEMBERS OF THE UCC SINCE THE 1988 DECISION TO ORDAIN GAY & LESHIAN CLERGY.

Program areas

Description% of emphasis
Places of worship, etc.50
Other50

*% of emphasis is reported by the charity and does not necessarily reflect money spent.

Revenue and expenses