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Register now for:
2021 Quaker Voice Training — WA Legislative Process
Friday, February 12, 2021
and: 
2021 Quaker Voice Lobby Day
Monday, February 15, 2021

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Economic Justice Criminal Justice Environmental Stewardship

Read Quaker Voice Statement on Racial Inequity (PDF format), approved by the Quaker Voice Board on June 19, 2020, Juneteenth.
Click the read more box below for more information about how you and your Meeting can use it.

 

Quaker Voice’s Lobby Day 2021 (13th Annual!) Feb 12 & 15 – Register by February 8

Friends have been a leading voice for social justice for centuries. Our voice in state government is critically important to many people—including tens of thousands of state residents who have been enmeshed in the criminal justice system, who are experiencing economic hardship, and who are suffering the effects of our climate crisis. We join our voices to theirs, seeking equality and justice for all. This year our events will be virtual, starting with trainings on Friday, February 12 on the Washington State legislative process and lobbying during a pandemic.  On Monday, February 15 (Presidents Day) we will have discussions of our priority issues, such as addressing housing and food for those hurt most by the pandemic, support for current and…

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Announcing the Young Quaker Voices Program

Learn about the legislative processWork on issues important to Quakers:Criminal Justice / Environmental Stewardship / Economic JusticeEarn a small stipend The Young Quaker Voices program will bring young adults into contact with issues in the state legislature and encourage their active engagement in the legislative process in ways that reflect Quaker values. Young adults aged 16-30 are eligible for the program. They will be trained by Quaker Voice on the legislative process and participate in a QV working group, developing background materials and tracking legislation on an issue within the Quaker Voice scope. All work will be done remotely. Time commitment will be about 25-30 hours over the legislative session. To apply for the Young Quaker Voices program: Contact us…

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2019 Legislative Report

Download the full 2019 Legislative Report here. (6 pages, PDF format)

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