Omer recently completed an AFSC Peace Fellowship, working to "Organize the Hope" at Central College in Pella, Iowa.
By Kathleen McQuillen, AFSC Iowa Program Coordinator
Our work with young people is expanding, and what a blessing it is to experience their excitement and passion! Across the nation, AFSC offers young people education on organizing, media work, and program design. In return they bring to our work creativity and energy.
Churches, peace organizations and individuals are invited to join a March for Peace and Social Justice on Monday, June 7 at 12:00 noon. The march, is co-sponsored by the United Methodist Conference Board of Church & Society and the Iowa Chapter of Methodist Federation for Social Action (MFSA). Participants will gather at Hy-Vee Hall and walk to Nollen Plaza (approximately four blocks).
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.