Affiliations

 

Quaker Affiliations

57th Street Meeting of Friends is dually affiliated with two yearly (regional) meetings which in turn are affiliated with other Yearly Meetings through larger Friends associations: Illinois Yearly Meeting (ILYM), which is affiliated with Friends General Conference (FGC), and Western Yearly Meeting (WYM), which is affiliated with Friends United Meeting (FUM).  The meeting is also a member of the Metropolitan Chicago General Meeting (MCGM).

 

National Organization Participation

The meeting is involved with the work of the Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) and the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC).   The meeting is also a participating member of the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT).

 

Local Organization Involvement

On the local level the meeting is a member of Hyde-Park Kenwood Interfaith Council and is associated with University of Chicago's Spiritual Life Office and Illinois Coalition for Justice, Peace & the Environment.