JOB TITLE: Bookkeeper: Payroll/Accounts Payable-Receivable Accountant
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Director of Operations
SALARY CATEGORY: $40,000 plus benefits
HOURS PER WEEK: 40
This weekend, thousands will gather at Ft. Benning, Georgia, to protest the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation/School of the Americas in an annual mobilization sponsored by SOA Watch.
Last night on MSNBC, Rachel Maddow interviewed Congressman John Lewis, his aide and co-author Andrew Aydin, and artist/cartoonist Nate Powell.
Earlier this month, we wrote you about one of our International FOR (IFOR) Fellowship School applicants, Andrei Trubceac, whose visa was initially denied — but with your help, Andrei was able to atten
We learned this week that one of our students from the 2013 IFOR and FOR-sponsored Fellowship School has been denied his visa.
The International Fellowship of Reconciliation (IFOR) and the U.S. Fellowship of Reconciliation (FOR-USA) are excited to officially announce a new level of partnership and cooperation in the form of this year’s Fellowship School program, to be hosted at FOR-USA’s Nyack, NY, headquarters from October 19 to December 21.
Exciting news! On Tuesday, the C.E.O. of Starbucks, Howard Schultz, issued an open letter calling on customers to cease bringing guns into its stores. Together, we made this possible: thank you!
Mr. Schultz writes,
Today we remember those lost on Sept. 11, 2001. Next month, many of us will think back to the beginning of the U.S. war on Afghanistan, and earlier this year we marked the tenth anniversary of the U.S. war on Iraq. Even now, drums beat for war on Syria, as we look back to the attacks on U.S. personnel in Benghazi one year ago and the bombing of Libya that preceded it.
Leadership of the Fellowship of Reconciliation and three dozen other national faith-based organizations and religious denominations issued a letter today to members of the U.S. Congress, urging them to oppose the authorization of military intervention in Syria. The text of the letter, organized by the Friends Committee on National Legislation, reads:
“Prayer is not an old woman’s idle amusement. Properly understood and applied, it is the most potent instrument of action.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi
FOR-USA is deeply concerned about the potential for the United States of America to enact more violence in Syria.