In an effort to provide an update of Northeast Ohio AFSC's perspectives on the news, reports of past events and announcements of upcoming activities, we've launched an audio "podcast."
In addition to describing last week's activities and announcing next week's actions, this week's Podcast reports and comments on the upcoming Supreme Court "McCutcheon vs FEC" decision, the Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations, federal budget/military spending proposals, unemployment extension plans, and overall general economic decline. Tune in!
Jody Mashek directs the Immigration Legal Services component of AFSC’s Immigrants Voice Program in Des Moines.
In one particular case, this man from Eritrea had not seen his wife and children in nine years. And he was such a ‘Dad’ figure, you could tell how much it hurt him not to be around his family. He cried in my office a couple times – here was this man in his 50s.
AFSC staff in Chicago and Jerusalem talk about their work for peace and justice in this January 22, 2014 interview. You can read the full interview here. Below, Jennifer Bing and Sahar Vardi talk about what motivates them.
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.