New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

NEYM News

This month, read about upcoming workshops, continue the Virtual Plenary experiment, and find out what Friends are doing in New England and...
The Working Party of Racial Social Economic Justice Committee (RSEJ) seeks applications for grants from the Prejudice and Poverty Fund. We...
(as told by the summer 2018 staff) You know your work matters because impacting campers is so important. It feels like even the little...
At Annual Sessions in August 2019, Lisa Graustein (Beacon Hill, MA, Friends Meeting) will facilitate a plenary (whole group) session...
I am very pleased to share with you that the Bible Half-Hour speaker at Annual Sessions this summer will be Colin Saxton, and the plenary...
Nurturing Faithfulness is a program for individuals who have a spiritual nudge to orient one's heart towards the Divine, be more faithful...

The Latest from Committees & Programs

“James A. Coney, Field Secretary, brought before us the need to be able to answer in a clear af-firmative the query: “Do you support by...
(report of Peace Committee) “The failure of the Meeting to raise the Budget for Activities last year seriously curtailed the work of the...
“A message was received from Virginia R. and Philip A. Towle, members of this Meeting, which told of their plans for visiting under...
(Committee on Public Morals had drawn up petition, had sent 50 copies with 25 signatures each to Secre¬tary of Agriculture and Senators and...
Approval of final text of letter to President (see minute above) “In a starving, war-stricken world, we appeal to you to use the great...
“The recommendation of the Committee on Meetings and Extension (see Minute 16) was again consid-ered by the Meeting and it was approved...
“Russell D. Brooks, Chairman of the Peace Committee, asked that the Yearly Meeting authorize that $100 of the funds allotted in the Budget...
(following report of AFSC, which said, “The Committee has not seen the way open to plan for prison service but asks that this should be...
(report of Committee appointed to study proposed new Five Years Meeting Uniform Discipline). “It was felt that the Committee was right in...
(following reports of Moses Brown, Lincoln, and Oak Grove Schools) “Concern was expressed that the Yearly Meeting schools include children...

Pages

New England Yearly Meeting of Friends

901 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA 01602

(508) 754-6760 - [email protected]