Founded in 1917, the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) is a Quaker organization that promotes lasting peace with justice, as a practical expression of faith in action.
Drawing on continuing spiritual insights and working with people of many backgrounds, we nurture the seeds of change and respect for human life that transform social relations and systems.
Read our Mission, Vision, and Values statement.
Learn about AFSC's key areas of work, from peace building to immigrant rights.
Find out how AFSC supports Friends in working for social change.
Explore AFSC's century of service, from WWI to the challenges we face today.
Meet our staff in Philadelphia, where AFSC's central office is located.
Read our most recent annual report, with stories of impact around the world.
A list of AFSC's board members, officers, and executive committee.
AFSC spent 83% of all expenses in 2017 on program work. Learn more.
Hear from AFSC constituents, volunteers, supporters, and staff, past and present.
Staff are available for comment for the media on a wide range of issues.
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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. Read More
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