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Friends United Meeting has successfully negotiated the purchase of new property on the Southside of Belize City. At the juncture of a Southside residential area and an industrial port neighborhood, the new property has two structures totaling over 8,800 square feet of interior space, and will house an expanded school, a worship space, a…(Read More)

Friends United Meeting is pleased to announce the appointment of Oscar Siema Mmbali to serve as the first pastoral minister for the Friends work in Belize. Oscar is a member of Nairobi Yearly Meeting, in Kenya. He first learned of FUM’s work in Belize in 2004 through reading articles in Quaker Life magazine while…(Read More)

On October 26, the Lower School of Ramallah Friends School, having been awarded the Green School Award for the academic year of 2016–2017 as part of Ramallah Municipality’s environmental program, was officially named Ramallah’s 2016 Healthy and Environmentally-Friendly School. The recognition events included a special flag and flag-raising ceremony at…(Read More)

The Ramallah Friends Schools recently unveiled a new and updated web site. It can be found at Their Facebook post about the new site calls special attention to their new aerial footage of both the Ramallah & Al-Bireh campuses, which can be accessed through their home page. &nbsp…(Read More)

  A record 60 students graduated during the 73rd commencement of Friends Theological College, in Kaimosi, Kenya, on October 22, 2016. The graduates included 29 students from the FTC branch campuses in Samburu, Nairobi, and Lugulu. The graduates were also commissioned for ministry by John Muhanji, director of the Friends United Meeting Africa Ministries Office…(Read More)

In response to strong and consistent requests from all stakeholders in the Ramallah Friends School community, Friends United Meeting is creating a new field staff position titled “Ramallah Quaker Life Coordinator.” This long-term field staff position, to be filled by a mature Christian Quaker, will include the following responsibilities: Coordinate the ethics curriculum across…(Read More)

This Friday, October 7, Friends Theological College will be having a Harambee—a community fundraiser—for the building of a new men’s residence hall (hostel). The goal is to raise 30 million Kenya shillings (approximately $300,000 USD) in three phases of 10 million Kenya shillings each. Funds raised in the first phase are…(Read More)

Friends United Meeting is accepting applications for the position of Head of Ramallah Friends School (RFS), located in Ramallah, Palestine. This is a full-time long-term field staff position within the Global Ministries Department of Friends United Meeting. The Head of School is the senior member of the RFS staff, responsible for ensuring FUM…(Read More)

With a great deal of joy, gratitude and excitement, Friends United Meeting is pleased to announce a very significant transition for Ramallah Friends School (RFS). Over the last 12 years, Joyce Ajlouny has served with remarkable grace and expertise as Director of RFS. As a former student, parent of three RFS students and teacher at…(Read More)

Hello Friends! FUM has been nominated to share in Everence’s 2016 Rebate for Mission award. You can help us receive one of two $16,200 grants by clicking on this link and casting your vote for FUM today. Voting ends on June 17. The two organizations with the greatest number of votes receives an…(Read More)