Get Involved

hands holding the planetQuaker Earthcare Witness encourages and supports Friends and caring others as they explore the spiritual roots of our connection with all Creation. We seek a transformation in attitudes toward Earth and all living beings.

We invite you to get involved in Quaker Earthcare Witness as you are led. Perhaps you'd like to

  • Join the work of Quaker Earthcare Witness with your energy, ideas, and efforts; by joining, you will receive an email subscription to our bi-monthly journal, BeFriending Creation and our alternate bi-monthly newsletter, Resources for Earthcare Action.
  • Join the QEW Discussions email list and join in conversations Friends have on current Earthcare issues and initiatives. Qewdiscussions mailing list
  • Like our Facebook page and get updates and news links related to Earthcare issues;
  • Follow us on Twitter.
  • Order and share pamphlets produced by Quaker Earthcare Witness;
  • Submit an article, photo, poem, or book review to our publications coordinator for possible publication on our website or inclusion in BeFriending Creation;
  • Read and share our bi-monthly journal, BeFriending Creation, with your local Meeting to further Friends' emerging Earthcare witness;
  • Become a QEW Yearly Meeting or Monthly Meeting representative. Our Yearly and Monthly meeting representatives are a vital link between QEW and local meetings. Come to our Steering Committee meetings to hear about earthcare issues and actions. Receive information you can share with your local and yearly meeting. Share with QEW the work the meetings in your area are doing for the earth!
  • Come to our gatherings in fall and spring;
  • Apply for a QEW Mini-Grant and complete an Earth-friendly project in your meeting;
  • Make a donation to Quaker Earthcare Witness to help us carry on our work.

 

"Concern for planet Earth--sacred, fragile, and threatened--led to the founding of Quaker Earthcare Witness in 1987. We felt the need to develop a testimony for Earth restored as clear as that held by Friends for peace and justice."

Quaker Earthcare Witness pamphlet, 2007