Three Things You Can Do for Flint

Three Things You Can Do for Flint

January 22, 2016
Written by Brooks Berndt

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A few days ago the grassroots leadership in Flint began circulating the following list of demands following the ongoing crisis in the city:

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As people of faith who want to act in solidarity with the community in Flint, what can we do? Here are three ways to get involved:

1) Call President Obama to request an increase in federal funding directed to Flint that would allow for the replacement of the city’s water infrastructure. Call 202-456-1111.

2) Donate to the UCC Emergency USA Fund. You can choose to designate your contribution to Flint.

3) Share articles that highlight the role of systemic racism in the Flint water crisis:

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Contact Info

Brooks Berndt
Minister for Environmental Justice
700 Prospect Ave
Cleveland, OH 44135
216-736-3722
berndtb@ucc.org