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Iowa Friends

  • Iowa Yearly Meeting (Conservative) IYM(C) The IYM(C) has their annual business meeting the last week in July of each year on the campus of Scattergood Friends School. The Mid-Year Meeting is a spiritual & social gathering held in early spring at Bear Creek Friends Meeting, near Earlham, IA. Other meetings in IYM(C).

  • Scattergood Friends School And Farm is a co-educational college preparatory boarding high school located near West Branch, Iowa. This rural school has the capacity for approximately 60 boarding students and a few day students in grades 9 through 12. Owned and operated by the Iowa Yearly Meeting of Friends (Conservative), Scattergood Friends School was founded in 1890 by local members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).Quaker Organizations

  • Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL). Washington DC based lobbying and advocacy organization supporting peace, social justice, and environmental responsibility.

  • Quaker Earthcare Witness (QEW). A spiritually-centered movement of Quakers and like-minded people seeking ways to integrate concern for the environment with Friends' long-standing testimonies for simplicity, integrity, peace, and equality.

  • American Friends Service Committee (AFSC). The American Friends Service Committee carries out service, development, social justice, and peace programs throughout the world.

  • Quaker Information Center -A good resource for learning about Quakers.