March, 2012 Call for Financial Support for a Quaker Youth Project
To : Friends, Meetings, and Worship Groups
From: Peace and Social Concerns Committee, Halifax Friends Meeting
Halifax Friends Meeting has initiated a social concerns project regarding Youth and Militarism. The centre piece of this project is funding two Quaker Youth to attend the War Resisters International conference Countering the Militarisation of Youth, being held in Darmstadt, Germany, June 8-10, 2012
Our funding target is $4000, which would provide funding for travel from anywhere in Canada to Frankfort, ground transport to Darmstadt, conference registration, accommodation, and meals — approximately 120 Euros, and funds for follow up activities in Canada.
Kindly consider supporting Quaker youth for their engagement with this important Quaker concern. Charitable Donations Receipts will be issued.
Cheques made out to Halifax Friends Meeting (Youth Project in the memo line) can be sent to:
33 Dakin Drive
Halifax, NS B3M 2C9
contact Roger Davies at 902-457-4351