Broadmead MM Fall Retreat – Steps towards Anti-Racism and Justice

Broadmead Monthly Meeting is hosting a Fall Retreat that all of LEYM is invited to participate in.

Date: Oct. 11th – 13th 2019
Retreat Theme: Steps towards Anti-Racism and Justice

Presenters: Carolyn Lejuste & Jamie Archer

Location: St. Francis Spirituality Center, Tiffin, Ohio

A brochure with additional registration information is available here.

Checkin starts at 6:30 pm Fri. (supper is NOT provided)
Program starts at 7:00 pm

More about the Presenters:

Carolyn Lejuste is a member of Red Cedar Friends in Lansing MI. She has represented LEYM on the Friends General Conference Central Committee and served on the Institutional Assessment on Racism Task Force. She currently is co-clerking the assessment Implementation Group whose charge is to encourage FGC to implement the report’s recommendations.

Jamie Archer is a member of Red Cedar Friends Meeting in Lansing, MI. She currently works at Michigan State University for the College of Education, where she implements the Intercultural Development Inventory, an assessment that helps students, staff, and faculty grow in their cultural competence. She is also serving her fourth year on the Midwest Region Executive Committee for the American Friends Service Committee.

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