Following the City Council’s unanimous passage on April 14, 2014 of a resolution declaring Greensboro a Welcoming City to immigrants and refugees, the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) and the Welcoming Greensboro Committee have released a 50-page report on the Welcoming Greensboro Initiative. The report details the challenges faced by the city’s immigrant communities and provides comprehensive recommendations for steps to improve equal access to opportunity for all city residents.
Parking is available in the lot across the street north of Elim. (Sign says "Central Lutheran parking")
THERE WILL BE NO DSM CLUSTER MEETING AT NOON ON THE 1ST DUE TO LOBBY DAY. We invite anyone who wants to join us for the de-briefing of our lobbying efforts to come to Elim at Noon if you're interested.
We will be briefed on AMOS issues at 9 a.m. and break up into lobbying groups before heading to the Capitol at approximately 9:30. We will lobby for approximately 2 hours and plan to be back at the church by Noon for de-briefing.
The Annual Meeting of the Granite State Organizing Project will be a chance for members to review plans for work on issues such as health care, jobs, housing, immigrants' rights, and youth leadership. It will include elections of executive council members and an update on the Nashua Youth Services Campaign.
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Who we are
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 offices around the world. To see a complete list see the Where We Work page.