The Greater Philly UU Cluster encourages the education and training of the Cluster congregations. As such, GPC supports:

Cluster Trainings

Each year Cluster members will identify two topics for trainings in the following church year. The workshops will be offered through the Central East Regional Group.

2017-2018  Selected Topics:

  1. Social Justice/Democracy – Justice and Gerrymandering: Why Redistricting Reform Matters (October, 7 2017)
  2. Path to Membership – Path to Membership (March 24, 2018)


2016-2017  Selected Topics:

  1. Racial Justice – Black Lives Matter: How do we engage in racial justice as UUs? (October 29, 2016)
  2. Leadership Development – 21st Century Leadership Reset (March 25, 2017)

Additional Trainings:

Central East Region Group (CERG) Webinars and Trainings

  • #UUWhiteSupremacyTeachin Curiosity Circles webinars (first Wednesday every month)
  • Board Basics webinar series (3 parts)
  • New Religious Educator webinar series (2 parts)
  • Money Matters Learning Community webinars (monthly)
  • Lay Pastoral Care Training (Nov 11 at UUC in Cherry Hill)


Online Learning

Congregation members are encouraged to participate in online courses offered through the Unitarian Universalist Leadership Institute. Courses are offered every Fall, Spring and Summer and cost $30/course.