Here you will find news items of interest about FGC. We will also feature news items from other Quaker Organizations in the United States and Canada at their request.
The 2014 White Privilege Conference will be taking place in Madison, Wisconsin, on March 26th-29th, and pre-registration to join the Quaker group is now live!
FGC is again sponsoring a Quaker group to attend the conference, open to Friends of all traditions.
For their second series of Quaker Quest public sessions, Greensboro First Friends Meeting offers a unique program for those curious about Quakers and those already on the Quaker path.
When Congress passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (ATRA), it made it possible for charitable citizens to rollover any amount of their IRA up to $100,000 and receive a tax break for their kindness. This rollover provision is likely to expire on 12/31/2013, and it may not re
Several Quaker families have offered up to $60,000 to match new and increased gifts to FGC. All new and increased portions will be matched. Increases of $200 + are double matched!
Give now to support FGC's work and to help us earn the full challenge!
To Friends Everywhere:
Intermountain Yearly Meeting affiliated with FGC in 2009, and this year hosted its first Gathering in beautiful Greeley, Colorado, June 30 through July 6. FGC is especially appreciative of the engagement and enthusiasm of IMYM in organizing and supporting the Gathering. This year saw
The Quaker Voluntary Service has opened a new branch in Philadelphia this year, and FGC will be hosting Maire Elizabeth Moriarty to work with our Ministry on Racism.