Our world desperately needs change. It needs more peaceful means for resolving violent conflict. It needs societies and structures that recognize the dignity of every person. It needs more community—where people gather to increase their strength, vision, wisdom, skills, and creativity—and less division.

BUT, change cannot happen unless courageous and committed men and women take upon themselves the difficult, “on-the-ground” work to effect change. And that won’t happen unless AFSC (and like-minded groups) provide change makers all the support we possibly can.

Today, AFSC works tirelessly for those who dare to speak up for change and strive to make a better world one person and one community at a time. Change makers like these: