Tuesday, October 3, 2023

Joyce Bressler

Joyce Bressler was a community organizer and activist in Vermont from 1971 until 1979. She worked at food coops, local media, and was on the staff of the Fellowship of Reconciliation, and the Jewish Peace Fellowship for 21 years. She is the Co-Chair of the Community of Living Traditions, Inc., a multifaith activist organization, and the Ads Manager of COMMUNITIES magazine.


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