Friends General Conference

Nurturing faith and Quaker practice

News

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.

Friends General Conference (FGC), with a $2.2M annual budget and 15 staff, provides programs and services to Quakers and spiritual seekers in the United States and Canada, is seeking a Fiscal and Property Manager.  The Fiscal and Property Manager is responsible for financial management, incl

| December 9th 2015
See what's available to start a book club, or book study group in the coming year! Discover our winter holiday-themed selections and read Ellen Michaud's review of Bad Quaker!
FGC News | December 8th 2015
Vital Friends is FGC's monthly eNewsletter that shares news, resources, and announcements with Friends. This is the December 2015 edition.
FGC News | December 4th 2015
Discover ways the Quaker Cloud can help bring your meeting closer together this winter.
| December 2nd 2015
We hope Friends will join us in extending a warm welcome to FGC's Online Communications Fellow for the 2015-2016 service year, Piper Lewis!
| December 2nd 2015
Friends of FGC is a feature of our monthly Vital Friends eNewsletter that highlights a Quaker meeting, organization, or individual Friends who work with FGC to nurture faith and Quaker practice. We're pleased to feature FGC-affiliated Yearly Meeting Baltimore Yearly Meeting for the month of December.
| December 2nd 2015
Friends Meeting House Fund, helping Friends keep meeting houses warm and welcoming. Friends Meeting House Fund makes loans for large projects, and small grants for improving meeting house community spaces. Funds are loaned for renovating, improving or adding on to structures on meeting house property, and conserving, protecting, restoring, or enhancing the immediate environment of those structures.
| December 2nd 2015
In this issue of Vital Friends, we’re sharing important news about our organization and its future, as well as a link to our new Grow Our Meetings Toolkit and ideas that can help your meeting challenge racism. 


FGC News | November 6th 2015
Friends of FGC is a feature of our monthly Vital Friends eNewsletter that highlights a Quaker meeting, organization, or individual Friends who work with FGC to nurture faith and Quaker practice. We're pleased to feature FGC-affiliated Yearly Meeting Alaska Friends Conference for the month of November.
Quaker News | November 5th 2015

From Barry Crossno, General Secretary

FGC’s Central Committee, our governance group, meet October 22-25, 2015 at Pearlstone Center outside of Reisterstown, Maryland.

FGC News | November 2nd 2015

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