VOLUNTEER EFFORTS

Inner City Christian Federation (ICCF) – former teacher-mentor – ICCF is a nonprofit housing corporation whose leadership is motivated by, and programs shaped by, its belief that all people deserve safe, clean, affordable housing.

Community Housing Partners former project consultant – CHP fosters development and opportunities to  create homes and communities that are healthy, sustainable, and affordable.

Kid’s Food Basket volunteer – provides food assistance to children in need across Michigan. 

Kent County Animal Shelter volunteer – the Kent County Animal Shelter helps place thousands of dogs and cats in loving homes every year.

AFFILIATIONS & ORGANIZATIONS

One River Foundation
Applying perennial wisdom from various traditions to lead us beyond alienation and isolation to integration and unity; beyond fear to love; beyond exploitation of the other to justice for all; beyond violence and war to cooperation and peace.

Friend’s Association for Higher Education
A consortium of Quaker scholars dedicated to furthering the Quaker mission through higher education.

Quaker Studies Research Association
Located at the Woodbrooke Center in Birmingham, England, the QSRA is the umbrella organization for those studying, teaching, researching or connected with research in Quaker Studies and thought.

Quaker Earthcare Witness
An organization of Friends “taking spirit-led action to address the ecological and social crises of the world from a spiritual perspective, emphasizing Quaker process and values.

Mercy for Animals
Advocating for the humane treatment of all animals, but particularly those in industrial farming contexts.

Quaker Universalist Fellowship
QUF seeks to encourage appreciation of the diverse paths to meaning and truth, to overcome discord, and to foster openness and listening among people of different religious faiths.

The New Pro Life Movement
The New Pro Life Movement works towards creating a culture that values and protects the dignity of all life, especially human life from conception to natural death.