Gathering Profiles: Youth Sponsor

Did you know you can support young people to attend Gathering by serving as their sponsor?

Gathering Profiles: High School Counselor

In this month’s Gathering Profile, we highlight Aurelio Anderson, one of our High School program’s dedicated staff.

Gathering Profiles: Junior Gathering Parent

Since its inception, FGC’s Youth Programs have been influential in the lives of Quakers of all ages. This is especially true of Marijke van Roojen and her family.

Vital Friends: Religious Education Programming for Children

Discover tools for nurturing the spiritual foundation of children’s lives and resources to guide their journey as they grow.

Marian Dalke joins FGC as the new Gathering Youth Coordinator

As we begin a new year, we are happy to announce that Marian Dalke will be joining our staff in the newly-renamed role of Gathering Youth Coordinator!

Thank you Patsy Arnold Martin!

After 13 years of dedicated service to Friends, our Junior Gathering Coordinator Patsy Arnold Martin is retiring in October.

Raising Conscientious Objector Consciousness

Many Quakers have historically been, and continue to be conscientious objectors.

Nurture of the Teen Group by Community Friends Meeting and Ohio Valley Yearly Meeting

By Eileen Bagus with help from Hannah Branson Because children are important to Community Friends Meeting of Ohio Valley Yearly Meeting we continue to keep thinking of new ways to make them feel a welcome part of the meeting family. Our youngest children, infants and toddlers, have a paid child care worker for worship hour…

My High School Gathering Experience

By Elizabeth Baltaro My grandfather pulled the car up in front of huge stone building. The front steps of the building were covered with teenagers about my age. I had an uneasy feeling in my stomach. It was the end of June in 1997, and I had come all the way from Oklahoma City to…

Young Quakes Conference an Unqualified Success

Friends General Conference Young Quakes Conference at Catoctin Quaker Camp from October 9-11, 1999 was an overwhelming success. Comments on our evaluation forms concerning “What didn’t you like?” Had primarily to do with too much rain and mud. Comments about “What could have been improved?” reported “it could have been longer.” Out of 88 Friends…


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