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Part-Time Job Opportunity: Quaker College Fair Organizer

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting has taken on responsibility for the Quaker College Fair and has posted this 6 month contract opportunity:

The successful candidate could work entirely or mostly remotely.

Please spread the word.

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FCNL Seeks New General Secretary

The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) is searching for a new Executive Director.

Here is more information:

If you or someone you know might be interested, please spread the word!

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Quaker Institute for the Future 2021 Summer Research Seminar

We occasionally post announcements of potential interest to our members. Here is a Summer Research Seminar making use of Quaker methods of discernment and reflection:

Mark your calendars! The Quaker Institute for the Future’s 2021 Summer Research Seminar will take place by Zoom from August 16-20, 2021. Registration begins on May 1 and will close on July 15. Participants are encouraged to make a donation to QIF that is within their means.

QIF Summer Research Seminars create a venue for spirit-led research using Quaker methods of discernment and reflection. The seminars are centered around research presentations that include time for questions, clarification, and discussion, followed by a time of collaborative discernment conducted as a “meeting for worship for sharing.” Time is also reserved for theme-based discussions, worship sharing and informal interactions among participants. More information about summer research seminars are available at

We welcome those who wish to make a plenary presentation followed by worshipful discernment including all in attendance, as well as those who just wish to attend without making a presentation.

In 2021 for the first time, QIF is also offering $300 stipends to applicants aged 18 to 34 years old to make presentations on themes that resonate with the QIF mission of advancing a global future of inclusion, social justice, and ecological integrity through Spirit-led participatory research and discernment. Stipend applications are due July 1 and successful applicants will be notified by July 15.

Please contact Geoff Garver at gginmont (at) to register or for additional information about the SRS, including how to apply for a 2021 SRS stipend.

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QUNO Searching for New Director

Occasionally we post announcements of potential interest to our members. Here is a position announcement: please feel free to share with others who might be interested!

QUNO (the Quaker United Nations Office) in New York is currently searching for a new Director to follow Andrew Tomlinson after he retires this fall. We are accepting applications through July 2nd, with the posting available here:

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