Quaker values in action

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AFSC Weekend Reading · [email protected]
January 23, 2021 at 1:30 PM

Biden's actions on immigration, COVID-19 in Palestine, ending prisons

American Friends Service Committee   SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 2021 Weekend Reading Tell Congress: Provide permanent protections and a roadmap to citizenship for all immigrants! Photo: Carl Roose/AFSC.   Dear John, A new administration ha…
AFSC · [email protected]
January 20, 2021 at 4:01 PM

What unites us today

American Friends Service Committee   Dear John, Today a new administration begins. And after the violence of the attack on the Capitol, many are calling for unity. At AFSC, we too are calling for unity–based on truth, accountability, and ultimately, with thos…
Joyce Ajlouny, AFSC · [email protected]
January 17, 2021 at 2:01 PM

Here’s why we need your partnership

AFC Help us meet the moment and sustain the movement with a monthly gift for peace and justice.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌    Meeting…
AFSC Weekend Reading · [email protected]
January 16, 2021 at 1:31 PM

Honoring Martin Luther King, rethinking “terrorism” labels, ending the death penalty

American Friends Service Committee   SATURDAY, JANUARY 16, 2021 Weekend Reading Read more about how Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s words guide our work for peace with justice today.   Dear John, Thank you to everyone who signed our…
Joyce Ajlouny, AFSC · [email protected]
January 14, 2021 at 2:16 PM

Seeking: 150 people to become Partners for Peace

AFC Help us respond in times of crisis – and transform unjust conditions.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌    150 new Partner for Peace mo…
Tori Bateman, AFSC · [email protected]
January 12, 2021 at 3:46 PM

Last chance to sign our Abolish ICE petition!

American Friends Service Committee   Dear John, Last summer, tens of thousands of people signed our petition urging Congress to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)—an agency with a long history of human rights abuses. This week, we’ll d…
AFSC Weekend Reading · [email protected]
January 9, 2021 at 1:31 PM

Confronting racism and militarism, abolishing ICE, restoring voting rights

American Friends Service Committee   SATURDAY, JANUARY 9, 2021 Weekend Reading In Atlanta, AFSC, partners, and community members planted 10,000 white flags to honor the lives of Georgians who’ve died of COVID-19. Photo: Tim Franzen/AFSC  …
Kerri Kennedy, AFSC · [email protected]
January 8, 2021 at 3:01 PM

Register: Resisting authoritarianism during COVID-19

American Friends Service Committee   ONLINE LAUNCH How communities are resisting authoritarianism during COVID-19 and beyond    WHEN Tuesday, Jan. 26 11 a.m. ET / 4 p.m. GMT  WHERE Zoom link to be shared upon registering   REGISTER …
Beth Hallowell, AFSC · [email protected]
January 4, 2021 at 7:01 PM

Take our survey and share your thoughts!

American Friends Service Committee   Dear John,   Happy New Year! And thank you for all the ways you support our efforts to build a more just, peaceful, and sustainable future. As we begin a new year, we are reaching out to supporters like you to ask you for…
AFSC Weekend Reading · [email protected]
January 2, 2021 at 1:31 PM

Vaccinating people in prisons, providing mutual aid, and ensuring community safety

American Friends Service Committee   SATURDAY, JANUARY 2, 2021 Weekend Reading Distributing food assistance in Florida. Photo: Adam Barkan  Dear John, Happy New Year! And thank you to everyone who made a year-end gift to fund our work…
Joyce Ajlouny, AFSC · [email protected]
December 31, 2020 at 5:32 PM

Don't miss out

AFC Matching gift offer until midnight, up to $75,000!  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌    Last chance!   Dear John,    T…
Joyce Ajlouny, AFSC · [email protected]
December 31, 2020 at 2:07 PM

Double your impact for peace and justice before MIDNIGHT

AFC We’ll MATCH your tax-deductible gift by midnight tonight ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌    Last chance!   Dear Jo…
Joyce Ajlouny, AFSC · [email protected]
December 30, 2020 at 2:15 PM

Help us say yes to $75k for peace and justice!

AFC Your gift today counts DOUBLE.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  YOUR GIFT GOES TWICE AS FAR TODAY   A new…
American Friends Service Committee · [email protected]
December 27, 2020 at 1:46 PM

Reminder: Your year-end gift

American Friends Service Committee Please give by December 31  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌    Your year-end giving reminder:  Donation status: PENDING Deadline: December 31, 2020 John, please support th…
AFSC Weekend Reading · [email protected]
December 26, 2020 at 1:31 PM

Providing disaster relief, opposing authoritarianism, sharing alternatives to policing

American Friends Service Committee   SATURDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2020 Weekend Reading Emergency relief in Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, in the aftermath of Hurricanes Eta and Iota. Photo: Benjamín Chaj  Dear John, Thank you for being part of ou…
Joyce Ajlouny, AFSC · [email protected]
December 24, 2020 at 2:16 PM

URGENT: 24-hr. match

AFC Give for peace, justice, and human dignity – and DOUBLE your impact. ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌    24-hour match for your holi…
Joyce Ajlouny, AFSC · [email protected]
December 23, 2020 at 2:15 PM

Happy Holidays from your friends at AFSC

AFC Wishing you peace, love, light, and hope this holiday season. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌    Happy Holidays!   De…
Joyce Ajlouny, AFSC · [email protected]
December 21, 2020 at 1:45 PM

Did you forget to complete your donation?

AFC Visit our holiday donation page to make your gift.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌    HOLIDAY GIVING REMINDER It happens to all of us. We…
AFSC Weekend Reading · [email protected]
December 19, 2020 at 1:31 PM

Providing mutual aid, opposing weapons sales, and protecting incarcerated people from COVID

American Friends Service Committee   SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2020 Weekend Reading #FreeThemAll action at a youth detention center in Chicago, one of many events that took part during our Days of Action. Photo: Sarah-Ji/@loveandstrugglephotos …
Joyce Ajlouny, AFSC · [email protected]
December 14, 2020 at 5:00 PM

Spread light this holiday season

AFC Your help is greatly appreciated! ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌    You can make the difference     Dear John,…