service activities

 

Overall Meeting activities. Berkeley Friends Meeting members and attenders participate in quite a few service activities, with Quaker and non-Quaker groups, following the Friends community testimony. 

Currently, members and attenders are active in the following:

  • Feeding the homeless in People's Park, working with Dorothy Day House
  • Cooking and serving meals to homeless youth at the YEAH Shelter in Berkeley
  • Groups from Berkeley Friends Meeting will be getting training to serve as accompaniment and support team for immigrant individuals and families, through the East Bay Interfaith Immigration Coalition (EBIIC).

Quaker-related organizations and activities. Meeting members and attenders participate in a wide variety of Quaker organizations as board members or other volunteers. These include:

Individual concerns.  In addition, individual members and attenders have their own, wide range of service and volunteer activities in which they participate.