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  • The Youth Programs Coordinator (YPC) Javaughn Fernanders will be leaving the position. Her last day at work was February 21, 2020. The Youth Programs Coordinating Committee (YPCC) will continue to respond to the YPC email address for any concerns or needs after her departure. Please continue to use for inquiries related to the Youth Programs of Pacific Yearly Meeting.
  • An updated Roster of PYM Officeholders for 2019-2020, current as of 11/14/2019, was posted on the Nominating Committee page.
  • Pacific Yearly Meeting is now affiliated with Friends General Conference.   See Clerk Sandy Kewman’s announcement for more details.
  • ANNUAL SESSION 2019 took place July 12-17, 2019, at Walker Creek Ranch.
  • The Youth Programs Coordinating Committee introduces the new Youth Programs Coordinator, Javaughn Fernanders.
  • Secretariat:  A complete list of all PYM Minutes of Action since 2001 is available on the PYM Minutes page.  Full minutes are also available for each of those years. Minutes for the first 11 years of PYM (1947-1957) have been added.
  • The Latin American Concerns Committee calls your attention to two  upcoming opportunities to engage with Friends projects related to Latin America.