Contact the church office for more information on joining any of these groups or volunteering with our congregation.

There are many ongoing opportunities to volunteer with our congregation, such as: teaching children’s programs, serving refreshments, providing refreshments, ushering, serving on a team or committee, making food for those in need.

To learn more about any of the groups below, find them on the Charges for Leadership Groups page.

Sunday Tabling Sign-up

UUCD Members and Friends can check the Roster to find leadership names and contact information.


Board of Trustees

Oversees church operations and legal responsibilities. More.

Covenantal Relations Committee

Focus on how we live our covenant as individual congregation members in relationship with each other and as a faith community. (inactive)

Finance Team

Oversees the church’s budget and financial operations.

Human Resources (HR) Team

Personnel policies and issues.

Nominating Committee

Proposes candidates for the Board and Nominating Committee.

Operations Co-Chairs

Share administrative oversight with the Senior Minister.

Program Council

Ministers gather leadership from church groups to promote Board goals and strategies for achieving the Church’s mission. (inactive)

Stewardship Team

Conducts the annual pledge drive.

Stewardship, Auction Committee

UUCD Fundraising: Even-numbered years, autumn. More.

Historical Archives Task Force

Develop and propose a plan to preserve an overview of the Church’s history from the 1950s to the present.


Unitarian Universalists put our faith into action through service projects, education, fostering sustainable living, and nurturing international understanding.  Page. 

Social Justice Coordinating Committee 

Creating ways for UUs to participate in social justice work. (inactive)

Davis Community Meals, UU volunteers

Cooks and serves monthly dinners for people in need. (inactive)

Climate Crisis Action Team

Support meaningful responses to the Climate Crisis by UUCD, its members and friends, and our larger society. More.

Heart of Davis (formerly, Interfaith Rotating Winter Shelter: IRWS)

Organizes and oversees UUCD volunteers who provide cold-weather shelter and hospitality to homeless people in Davis. (inactive)

Immigration Justice Team   

Leadership for UUCD’s actions including, but not limited to, activities cited in the UUCD Sanctuary Declaration. (inactive)

International UUism    

UUism worldwide. More.

Quilting Bee     

Experienced and novice quilters make quilts for those in need within and beyond UUCD. More.

Uniting for Racial Justice

Provides the congregation with opportunities to learn about and confront oppression in our society. More.

Davis & Woodland: Celebration of Abraham

Local Jewish, Christian, Muslim congregations gathering for programming. (inactive)

California: UU Justice Ministry

Connecting UUCD with other UU churches in our cluster. More.


Lifespan Learning provides children, youth, and adults an opportunity to explore, reflect, and learn in a nurturing spiritual community. More.
Volunteer for Lifespan Learning programs:

Children’s Religious Exploration (CRE) Council

Oversees programming, curriculum, teacher training, and community building. (inactive)

Adult Religious Exploration (ARE) Committee

Presents relevant, stimulating adult classes and events. (inactive)

Deep Listening Groups (Small Group Ministry)

Participants meet monthly to listen and share reflectively. More.

UU Non-Duality

Spiritual Practice Groups. (inactive)

Other Voice Poetry Readings

Featured poets and an open mic. (inactive)

Life Odyssey 

Interviews with congregants who lead profound and meaningful lives reflecting UU values and a deep connection to our church. (inactive)


Membership Team

Works with members and visitors to create meaningful and deepening experiences for all who come to the Church.

Path to Belonging

Orientations for prospective members. Become a Member.

Sunday Team

Greeters; Refreshment; AudioVisual (Facilities); Ushers (Ministry).  Volunteer for our Sunday Team.

Circle Dinners

Potlucks in congregants’ homes. (inactive)


Music: Juuliebells Handbell & Handchime Choir

Play bells together and at worship. Music.

Music: Sparks Choir

Sings together and at worship. Music.

Worship Associates

Work with ministers to contribute personal reflections and research to Sunday services. More.


Our Ministers and Caring Council provide care and presence for congregants through illness, grief, and crisis. More.

To request care, or to offer assistance, please contact

If you are experiencing a pastoral emergency, you can call, 530-564-8070.

Celebration of Life Team

Point-person for a family holding a memorial service at UUCD. Reception support.

Caring Companions

Collaborates with the ministers; gives specific attention to the cultivation of care in the lives of congregants in non-acute times of need.


Audio/Video Team

Audiovisual support for worship services, special events, and facility rentals.

Facilities Use & Rentals

For Members, Friends, Individuals and Non-Profits. Facilities and Rentals.

Landscape & Grounds Committee (and Guardians of the Grounds)

Keeps our grounds aesthetically designed, well cared for, and safe. More.

Memorial Grove Committee

Memorial Grove upkeep, tiles, memorials. More.

Outside Groups Meeting at UUCD

Alcoholics Anonymous 24 Hr Answering Service to find a meeting: 916-454-1100

Davis Insight Meditation Group (Buddhist)

Mankind Project

Redbud Montessori