Join us each month from September through May as we engage in conversation about the work of AFSC, and how Quakers can be involved in evolving movements for social change. These monthly calls are an opportunity to learn from AFSC staff and others about specific focus issues and campaigns, and hear ideas of how to get involved. Each one is also an opportunity to speak with other Quakers from the around the country about strategies for how to engage in collective social change work.
We will begin our new series of calls this September. Find out more about the subject and presenters for these monthly calls, below.
Each call will be held from 8:30-9:30pm ET. You can join by dialing 866-740-1260 and entering access code 2419995#.
September 22: Introduction to Quaker Social Change Ministry with Lucy Duncan and Greg Elliott.
Are you wondering if Quaker Social Change Ministry (QSCM) is a good fit for your meeting or church? Please join Lucy Duncan, Director of Friends Relations, and Greg Elliott, Friends Relations Associate, in this Call for Spirited Action to learn more about QSCM and how you can use this Spirit-led model for social change.
October 20: 11 ways for Friends to Engage with AFSC
November 17: Storytelling for social justice: Deepening relationships for the long haul
December 15: Walking side by side: Friends and AFSC working together for justice
January 19: TBD
February 16: TBD
March 16: TBD
April 20: TBD
May 18: TBD
Listen to past calls
May 19th: Love knows no borders with Jenn Piper & Pedro Rios.
April 21st: Humanize Not Militarize with Mary Zerkel.
March 17th: Working for just and lasting peace in Israel & Palestine with Steve Tamari.
February 18th: Shared Security and building peace in an interdependent world with Aura Kanegis and Raed Jarrar.
January 21st: Barriers to re-entry and how Friends can support returning citizens with Lewis Webb, Jr.
December 17th: Quaker Social Change Ministry Part III with Lucy Duncan and Greg Elliott.
November 19th: Quaker Social Change Ministry Part II with Kierstin Homblette and Greg Elliott
October 15th: Quakers Social Change Ministry Part I with Kierstin Homblette, Lucy Duncan, and Greg Elliott
September 17th: 9 Ways Your Meeting/Church Can Work With AFSC for Just Peace with Lucy Duncan and Greg Elliott
Find more audio clips from past calls on the Calls for Spirited Action archives page