Upcoming events

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Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

People of all ages who desire peace and the true security of a world without nuclear weapons will gather to raise our voices for the global abolition of nuclear weapons.

Monday, July 13, 2015 - 10:00am - Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 4:00pm

We’ve begun the application process for our Summer 2015 Freedom School, which will take place July 13-16, 2015 from 10am-4pm each day. Send us your youth! Our young people need a common analysis when it comes to issues of poverty, race, and systemic racism. Freedom School will help provide that common analysis so youth can organize effectively in their schools and communities. 

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 9:00am - Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 2:00pm

In November 2014 groups came together to host a Summit on Race in Appalachia.  Since then there have been mini-summits, trainings, film screenings, and informal lunch gatherings to continue building a base of people who understand systemic racism and how it perpetutates vast inqualities.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 7:00pm

Dr. Rothchild reports back on her visit to Gaza in March 2015

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 8:00am

People of all ages who desire peace and the true security of a world without nuclear weapons will gather to raise our voices for the global abolition of nuclear weapons.

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Gather to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and to call for the abolition of all nuclear weapons.  We will gather in the small park where the two rivers join in downtown Providence.  The park is accessed from the Steeple Street Bridge. 

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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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