Friends General Conference

Nurturing faith and Quaker practice

Consultation for Friends who have attended the White Privilege Conference

September 27th - September 29th, 2013, twenty-two friends gathered at Dunrovin Christian Brothers Retreat Center in Minnesota for a consultation on the impact of attending the White Privilege Conference, an event concevied and organized by an African American man, with support from FGC.

Friends General Conference has supported Friends' attendance at the White Privilege Conference by negotiating a group discount, organizing home hospitality, providing a hospitality room on or near the site of the conference, and holding worship during the conference.

Please see the attached report, below, for details on the weekend.

Learn more about FGC's involvement in the White Privilege Conference

Visit the White Privilege Conference website

For further information, contact:

Vanessa Julye
Committee for Nurturing Ministries Coordinator
Youth & Ministry on Racism Programs
215-561-1700, ext 3006
ministryonracism@fgcquaker.org