Friends Committee on National Legislation Network (FCNL)

This is a page describing a Philadelphia Yearly Meeting group that has been laid down. It is now preserved here for archival purposes. We invite you to learn about the groups that are currently active within PYM.

The FCNL Network facilitated a relationship between Friends and the Friends Committee on National Legislation, the largest peace lobby on Capitol Hill

About this Group

We were called to witness on national public policy in collaboration with Friends Committee on National Legislation, the largest peace lobby on Capitol Hill to work for peace, justice and an earth restored.

The network was a resource for meetings and individuals interested in engaging with legislators on issues of importance to PYM and constituent Meetings.

  • We arranged visits to Monthly Meetings by Network members to discuss FCNL’s mission and policies
  • We engaged meetings in FCNL’s priorities process
  • We attended FCNL’s annual meeting and served as liasons between FCNL and PYM