Thomas Merton Center, Inc.
February 15, 2011
The Merton Center has accomplished many things in the past two years. With the help of dedicated board members we have improved our financial standing by moving to a new location that has significantly lowered our expenses so the board and its members can focus on peace and justice work in the community. We have also begun working on improving our organizational capacity through a strategic planning process that involves the community in our efforts to create a more peaceful and just world.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I've seen how the Thomas Merton Center's focus on peace and justice by building networks of supporters around key issues can strengthen community organizing efforts.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
I would ask more people to get involved in creating a better world. There are many issues that affect all of us (war, economic justice, environmental sustainability, oppression and racism) that can be addressed successfully if we unite our efforts in a strategic, nonviolent and organized way.
Board Member & I am on the board, working to fulfill our mission of creating a more peaceful and just world.