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…

read more
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,…

read more
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…

read more
Peace & Social Concerns Retreat, Jan. 13, 2017

Peace & Social Concerns Retreat, Jan. 13, 2017

The SEYM Peace and Social Concerns Committee will be holding a one day retreat for not only current committee members, but also anyone who is interested in working with the SEYM P&SC committee either by becoming a member of the committee or as a point of contact for their monthly…

read more

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.

Quaker Organizations

Organization Links