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The Alternatives To Violence Project (AVP) In SEYM & Beyond

The Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) in SEYM & Beyond

Following a Basic Alternatives to Violence Project Workshop in Jacksonville, Tenth Month 2016, Tim Fogarty (Gainesville Meeting) wanted to find a time at Half Yearly Meeting (HYM) to do a talk about AVP. We did not find time at HYM, but we gathered up reflections by some of the participants…

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AVP Basic Workshop, March 3-5

AVP Basic Workshop, March 3-5

AVP-Jacksonville and Jacksonville Friends Meeting invite SEYM Friends to attend their next Alternatives to Violence Basic Workshop at the Jacksonville Church of the Brethren. The workshop begins Friday, March 3rd at 6 pm, and runs through Sunday, March 5th. The AVP workshop is an intensive learning experience that offers participants…

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ProNica Update

ProNica Update

The people of Nicaragua continue to carry the burden of their unfortunate geography. Recently, in addition to the omnipresent poverty, Mother Nature released on them an ecological trifecta that included volcanic eruptions, an earthquake, and a hurricane. To make matters more complicated politically, the now-corrupt President Ortega has been re-elected,…

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Supporting Standing Rock: Updates & What You Can Do

Supporting Standing Rock: Updates & What You Can Do

SEYM minuted our support for the Standing Rock Sioux in protesting the DAPL pipeline at our Fall Interim Business Meeting. Since then, SEYM Friends have provided updates and ways Friends can help. Update: Kody Hersh (Miami) has been to the Standing Rock encampments twice as a member of the Christian…

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We work with…

  • Pro-Nica – Quakers in solidarity with Nicaraguans.
  • Circus McGurkis – ‘The Peoples’ Fair,’  a festival of organizations, vendors, music & art celebrating peace education. A project of St. Petersburg Friends Meeting.

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