A Fifty Thousand Dollar Grant for Community Engagement

Finance

This article was composed by Zachary T. Dutton. The Tyson Memorial Fund has granted Philadelphia Yearly Meeting fifty thousand dollars to support the formation of a new Community Engagement Team! We are over the moon that Tricia Coscia’s role on staff has become Community Engagement Coordinator! This includes the responsibilities …

Message from the Clerk

Annual Sessions

The 334th Annual Session of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting was one of worship, fun, challenging work and fellowship! Over 80 newcomers joined us this year! We had one of the largest numbers of Middle School Friends ever in attendance! And a record-breaking attendance overall! Friends, we have approved a new way …

Message from the Clerk

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Interim Meeting of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends is charged with several key tasks on behalf our community.  One of them is approval of the General Secretary, the chief administrator of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting.  This position holds responsibility for the executive leadership of our yearly meeting …

Christie Duncan Tessmer

New General Secretary Named

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Christie Duncan-Tessmer appointed to succeed Arthur M. Larrabee as General Secretary Interim Meeting today approved the recommendation of the General Secretary Search Committee to appoint Christie Duncan-Tessmer as our new General Secretary effective August 25, 2014 upon the retirement of Arthur M. Larrabee. Download information about our new General Secretary ...