Linda Garrison, left, and Ann Francis served for eight years as co-clerks of the Central, Great Lakes and finally the Midwest Region.
We’ve called them “co-clerks” for a long time, though that term doesn’t quite do them justice.
Ann Francis of Lansing, Michigan and Linda Garrison of Eldora, Iowa recently completed service as co-clerks of AFSC’s Midwest Regional Executive Committee, the volunteer body which chooses, plans and evaluates AFSC’s program work in the new 12-state region.
Interns and youth volunteers play a huge role in AFSC's work for peace and justice in Iowa. In this two-minute video, Kathleen McQuillen, AFSC Program Coordinator, describes the various ways they put hope into action.
AFSC is a Quaker organization devoted to service, development, and peace programs throughout the world. Our work is based on the belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Learn more
Where we work
AFSC has office around the world. To see a complete list see the Where We Work page.