Galvanized by Gray's death, a coalition of activists -- including AFSC's "Friend of a Friend" program -- have spent months renovating, clearing debris, painting, and laying the groundwork for a community center.
A partnership between the Social Justice Fund and Ending Prison Industrial Complex -- or EPIC, a project of AFSC in Seattle -- is working to develop anti-racist, community led models of raising and distributing funds.
Misinformation is driving a push to punish individuals and companies that participate in the boycott, divestment, and sanctions movement toward Israel and/or those companies profiting from Israel’s illegal occupation of Palestinian land.
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. Read More