Cooperation Circles

A URI Cooperation Circle is a self-organizing group of at least seven members from at least three religions, spiritual expressions, or indigenous traditions—including atheists and agnostics. Cooperation Circles work on two levels: by giving people of different backgrounds a chance to work together, and by tackling important community issues their members care about.

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Charter for Compassion

"Our purpose is to support the emergence of a global movement that brings the Charter for Compassion to life. To do so, we are a network of networks: connecting organizers and leaders from around the world; providing educational resources, organizing tools, and avenues for communication; sharing lessons, stories, and inspiration; and providing the umbrella of the Charter for Compassion for conferences, events, collaborations, conversations and initiatives to create compassionate communities and institutions."

Culver City Area Interfaith Alliance CC

"Our purpose: to promote the exercise of faith and practice of religion in Culver City, California and adjacent areas; to cultivate a friendly cooperative and synergistic relationship between the city's government and religious communities; to build partnerships among the religious congregations to develop affective ministries for Culver City residents; and to work together for the benefit of the total community without compromising doctrinal values or beliefs."

Interfaith Café

"Our purpose is to encourage interfaith dialogue and awareness by uniting people of different faiths in conversation over tea and coffee."

Interfaith Community Sanctuary

"Our purpose is to create a genuine interfaith community by celebrating diversity, respecting one another and embracing compassion, as well as to evolve into the fullness of being—spirit and potential—through experience, education, worship, dialogue, fellowship, and charitable service."

Interfaith Denver

Interfaith Denver promotes dialogue, discussion, and connection among various religious faiths and interfaith organizations in a safe and neutral environment."

Interspiritual Sustainability Society

"We foster understanding and collaboration between diverse groups and nurture respectful relationships. We seek to model compassionate conduct in the midst of conflict. As a consortium of spiritual, religious and interspiritual groups, we develop and facilitate initiatives, events, and educational programs. We promote the endeavours of member groups and allied organizations, and partner with like-minded community groups and institutions to further shared aims. We strive to honour the sacredness of the Earth and promote care for the natural world."

Muncie Interfaith Fellowship

"Our purpose is to foster understanding between religious faiths and serve as an opportunity for people from different religious traditions to share and appreciate each other's teachings while working together for the good of the Muncie community."

Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Ethics CC

"Our purpose is to design and facilitate interfaith and inter-cultural programming to foster a culture of peace. Our humanitarian programs are aimed at community building and the resolution of conflicts based on the foundational values of equity, justice, compassion and mutual respect."