Getting Involved

Getting Involved

We have many different organizations at UUCE. Everyone can participate in most of the groups and activities, but some are restricted to members of the congregation. If you’re interested in learning how to become a member, visit our Membership page.

Church Leadership

These teams and committees manage the church’s overall functioning. They have appointed, elected, or limited leadership, and often require being a member of the congregation. You can learn more about each team or committee’s function by clicking on their name. If you have a question or want to contact any of these groups, simply use the form at the bottom of the page. Get in Contact

Church Teams

These organizations are open to involvement from all members and friends, and are focused on supporting specific aspects of the church and congregation. To learn more about a specific team, simply click on its title. If you’re interested in joining any of these teams, or want to get in contact, simply use the form at the bottom of the page. Get in Contact

Social Groups

Social groups are open to anyone, and are focused on building relationships. Some groups provide a space for people to develop new skills together, some focus on exploration of personal truths, and others provide a place for people with similar interests to connect. To learn more about any of the currently active groups, simply click on the title below. If you’re interested in joining any of these groups or have a question, please use the form at the bottom of…

Volunteer Opportunities

If you’re looking to get involved in the church but aren’t sure where to start, this is a great place to begin! Involvement in different areas is an important part of feeling connected to the community, and we can help you find a place to belong. (If you’re looking for volunteer opportunities in the Elgin-area community, check out our Justice Projects page!) Help Wanted Some groups at UUCE are looking for new members to grow their team, or help with…