Staff Updates

Last call for essays! January 27 is the deadline for submissions to our annual high school essay contest! Essays should focus on one of the following topics: gun violence, Colombia or immigration. Grand prize is $1,000, with three honorable mention prizes of $500 each. The winners will be announced in late March. Click here to…

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Last week I was privileged to visit the U.S.-Mexico border as part of the Advisory Council of the Peace & Justice Support Network of Mennonite Church USA. We were in Douglas, Arizona, and Agua Prieta, Mexico. We heard from migrants who had been recently deported from the U.S. and also met with church members and…

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Marching for action on climate change Several dozen Mennonites joined the estimated 400,000 people who walked in the People’s Climate March in New York City on September 21, 2014. Two days later, world leaders met to discuss what actions they will take to address climate change. There is renewed energy for working toward a new…

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The Mennonite Central Committee Washington Office invites applications from prospective interns. Internships allow students and recent graduates to learn about the legislative issues that form the basis for MCC’s work in Washington and to participate in all aspects of office life and work. More information is here. Applications for fall 2010 internships will be reviewed…

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The Mennonite Central Committee Washington Office invites applications from prospective interns. Internships allow students and recent graduates to learn about the legislative issues that form the basis for MCC’s work in Washington and to participate in all aspects of office life and work. More information, including how to apply, is available here.  Applications for summer…

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