Posts From the monthly archives: "June 2017"

FUM Triennial Workshop Options You will have an opportunity to sign-up for workshops during the onsite registration process. The locations for each of the workshops will be available at that time. Thursday—1:15pm – 2:30pm A Necessary Good – Peace, Diplomacy and Development not War: After years of research and development, the U.S…(Read More)

How much is all of this costing? It’s a big project! Some of the major cost items are (in US dollars): $173,753 for the purchase and closing costs on the new property on Central American Boulevard. $21,389 to install exterior stairs and rooftop railings in order to convert the warehouse into a…(Read More)

(Thanks to Alfred Wasike of Friends Theological College for this report and for the pictures!) More than 500 clients or patients have converged on Kaptama Hospital, along the slopes of Mt Elgon for the much needed general medical & eye camp. A team of Friends from George Fox University School of Nursing, Wabash Friends Church…(Read More)

Friends United Meeting is delighted to announce the appointment of Adrian Moody to the position of Head of Ramallah Friends School (, effective August 2017. Adrian will succeed Joyce Ajlouny, who has served for thirteen years and who will be taking up the post of General Secretary of the American Friends Service Committee…(Read More)

JUNE 14, 2017 is the deadline for the upcoming Cuba Living Letters trip!  Register here today! Every year in November, Cuba Yearly Meeting celebrates the arrival of the first Friends missionaries to the island. The trip includes celebrating this anniversary and intervisitation with Cuba Yearly Meeting Friends. Here are just a few highlights from last…(Read More)

The schedule for Stoking the Fire: Claiming Spiritual Power for Transformative Action has been set! Here’s the plan: Sunday, July 9th Friends will arrive between 3:00 and 5:00 pm. Dinner will run from 5:30 to 7:00 pm, and then Kelly Kellum will lead the opening session. Monday, July 10th Morning…(Read More)