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Afghanistan: Life in the Shadow of War

Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

While military convoys rumble down city streets, planes crisscross the skies, and suicide bombers wreak havoc on the streets, civilians in Afghanistan struggle through terror, lawlessness, deaths and PTSD to hold their families together against extreme odds. In Kabul, women politicians and activists prepare under threat of death to protect women’s rights past the general elections and the pullout of the NATO troops in 2014.

MLK Forum- Renewing Dr. King's Poor People's Campaign

Monday, January 20, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Join us for a Community Forum

Kansas City AFSC Year-End Newsletter

Kansas City American Friends Service Committee's 2013 Year-End Newsletter featuring our work to Move the Money and change federal budget priorities; Yourh Civic Engagement with the If I Had A Trillion Dollars Youth Film Festival and the If I Could Change the World Spoken Word Project; Visions of Peace at the Crossroads Festival; Turning Combat Boots into Ploughshares; and more.

What would peace look like in your community?

Peace is not just the absence of war. To these 19 young delegates to the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates, peace means a sense of shared security, access to jobs, health care, and education. 

Benefit concert AFSC Youth program and Philippines

Friday, December 6, 2013 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Benefit Concert
for
The American Friends Service Committee PA Youth Program
and
National Nurses Relief Group for the Philippines
An evening of music featuring: the Raging Grannies, Smokestack Lightning and friends, Recording artists Callan and Mark Dignam

Benefit Concert for American Friends Service Committee youth

Friday, December 6, 2013 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Benefit Concert
for
The American Friends Service Committee PA Youth Program
and
National Nurses Relief Group for the Philippines 

 An evening of music featuring: The Raging Grannies, Smokestack Lightning and friends and Recording artists Callan and Mark Dignan

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AFSC is a Quaker organization devoted to service, development, and peace programs throughout the world. Our work is based on the belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Learn more

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