407-739-4150  office@seym.org

Miami Friends Minute Support For Standing Rock Sioux

Miami Friends Minute Support for Standing Rock Sioux

Miami Friends Meeting, at their Meeting for Business on September 18, approved this minute of support for the Standing Rock Sioux in their actions to block the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL): "The Dakota Access pipeline, which is…

Read More
Organizing For Climate Justice: Conference At Pendle Hill

Organizing for Climate Justice: Conference at Pendle Hill

The Powerful Faith-Based Organizing for Climate Justice Conference, hosted by Pendle Hill June 16-19, was attended by thirty-four participants from across the country, including myself, Beverly Ward (Tampa Meeting). This “conference for inspiration, education, and networking”  focused on three areas for climate…

Read More
SEYM Friends Attend InterFaith Climate Conference

SEYM Friends Attend InterFaith Climate Conference

Several SEYM Friends attended the Florida InterFaith Climate Action Network Assembly, held January 28-30, 2016, to network with other faith organizations working on climate and earthcare issues. The Assembly took place at Northland Church in Longwood (FL) and brought together…

Read More
Action Alert: House Resolution On Climate Change

Action Alert: House Resolution on Climate Change

A bipartisan resolution on Climate Change, ‘Expressing the commitment of the House of Representatives to conservative environmental stewardship' (H.Res. 424), has been introduced in the US House of Representatives. Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) and Kate Sundberg (Sarasota MM)…

Read More
‘On Care For Our Common Home:’ Friends Respond To The Pope’s Encyclical

‘On Care for Our Common Home:’ Friends respond to the Pope’s Encyclical

Friends are encouraged to read Pope Francis’ Encyclical on caring for the Earth, and to learn how Quaker organizations have responded to this deeply moving ‘letter’ to the world. As Friends, we are enjoined to seek truth and to do…

Read More

Field Secretary for Earthcare Fund

Donations needed!

This new position is being funded entirely by donations from Meetings and individuals, with one grant from the SEYM trustees. More funds are needed. Please donate!

The Great Red Oak: Mary Coelho is a Friend deeply involved in creative work in sharing the New Universe Story.  She is an active member of the Quaker Earthcare Witness Steering Committee.  Explore her website at: www.newuniversestory.com