Youth

Youth in Oakland win against army recruiters

youth in oakland

AFSC staff in partnership with BAY-Peace have been supporting Oakland Youth in taking a bold step to demilitarize their schools.

IA Omer Organize the Hope

Omer, AFSC Peace Fellow in Iowa

Omer recently completed an AFSC Peace Fellowship, working to "Organize the Hope" at Central College in Pella, Iowa.

Rise up group salute

Rise up group salute

Rise up group salute.

AFSC Chicago Annual Benefit: Organizing the Hope, the next generation of activists

Wednesday, June 9, 2010 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Meet participants from our Apprenticeship, Peace Fellowship, and Social Justice Spring Break programs and hear the impact these experiences have had on their lives.

$35/$20 student or low income

Youth in LA office

High School students at AFSC Los Angeles office.

Think Outside the Bomb

Tuesday, May 4, 2010 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

"Think Outside the Bomb is the US's largest youth network for nuclear abolition.   Our national tour will provide critical information on the uses of nuclear weapons and power industries, as well as a critical look at how we engage in resistance.  We seek to create a world free of nuclear weapons and power through creating an affirming culture of resistance."

Israeli and Arab youth

play performance

Young Israelis practice Playback Theater techniques before their performnace.

young girl at protest at detention center

young girl at detention center protest

A young girl protects her candle against the wind at the detention center protest.

Tomatoes for peace in Baltimore

Participants in Gary's Garden

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

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AFSC has offices around the world. To see a complete list see the Where We Work page.

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