Meeting Activities and Interests


Members of the Meeting have a wide range of interests, but some activities undertaken with the support of the whole Meeting are:
 

Homelessness

Our bank account is with the Quaker Social Housing Account in the Triodos Bank so that our money is helping the homeless while we are not using it.
 

Peace and Social Witness
Prayer Vigil in Dorking

Our Peace and Social Witness group raises and maintains awareness of issues to do with human rights and equality, social welfare, justice, and peacebuilding, and takes actions, with the agreement of the Meeting and where appropriate.
 
This includes addressing priorities from the Framework for Action 2009 2014, such as:

See our programme of activities here.
 

Environment
We have undertaken environmental audits of the Meeting House with the aim of minimising our impact on the environment. Actions arising from these include:
We are an Eco-Congregation in the Churches Environmental Programme of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland and obtained the Eco-Congregation Award for 2002 to 2004 and again for 2008 to 2010.


Page updated: 27 Jul 2016

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