Among Friends: Our introduction to the June‐July 2019 issue on Food Choices.
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Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal.Posted in: Among Friends, June/July 2019: Food Choices
How can we support the work of our local organic and regenerative farmers?
Rachel Van Boven is a student at Earlham School of Religion. She has been a regular attender of Quaker meetings for eight years. Her home is Bellingham, Wash., 15 miles from the land her grandfather farmed.Posted in: Features, June/July 2019: Food Choices
Community is at the core of a New England CSA farm and distribution hub.
Craig Jensen is a member of Monadnock (N.H.) Meeting. He farms at Sun Moon Farm with his wife, Megan; their son, Fox; and many friends that help make good work joyful. Sun Moon Farm is part of a small community called South of Monadnock that is actively seeking new members.
Suzanna Schell is a member of Beacon Hill Meeting in Boston, Mass., and a co-founder and resident of Cornerstone Village Cohousing in Cambridge, Mass. She is co-clerk of NEYM Legacy Gift Committee, a funding program that supports the ministries of New England Friends; and a member of the Board of Managers of Beacon Hill Friends House.Posted in: June/July 2019: Food Choices, Online Features
Earthcare activism is a natural fit for Friends.
Elizabeth Root lives in the heart of the Finger Lakes with her family of three poodles. A retired social worker, she authored a book on children’s mental health in 2009. She is a member of the Perry City (N.Y.) Meeting in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.Posted in: June/July 2019: Food Choices, Online Features
News of Friends
Hancock—RuthEmma Hare Hancock, 93, on August 9, 2018, in Greensboro, N.C. Ruth was born on April 3, 1925, in Johnson […]
I cried yesterday. I was sobbing: red, wet, puffy, and gross because of the academic competition I face in school […]
Felicity Medina, Grade 9, Abington Friends School in Jenkintown, Pa.Posted in: Friendly Competition?, Student Voices Project, Student Voices Project 2019
I came home, excited after a day full of learning, to find my mother waiting for me at the door […]
Ilaria Luna, Grade 6, Sidwell Friends School in Washington, D.C.Posted in: Friendly Competition?, Student Voices Project, Student Voices Project 2019
My first exposure to competitive club travel sports was a difficult one, primarily because of the attitude and actions of […]
Lila Safavi, Grade 6, Sidwell Friends School in Washington, D.C.Posted in: Friendly Competition?, Student Voices Project, Student Voices Project 2019
Since tenth grade, I have participated in a competition called Ethics Bowl. Every year high school students gather in teams […]
Nafisa Rashid, Grade 12, Oakwood Friends School in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.Posted in: Friendly Competition?, Student Voices Project, Student Voices Project 2019
Letting the Higher Power Do It by Anonymous