Create or Join a Group

All across the country and around the world people from all walks of life are getting together in NSP Groups to inspire one another, incarnate community and influence legislation to build a caring society.

If you are looking for a local group not listed below – or if you are part of one that would like to be listed here – or if you’d like to create one in your area or profession, please contact us!

NSP Chapters (in process of being updated):

Alabama

Birmingham:
George Thompson (Faith In Community Work Group of Greater Birmingham Ministries)

Arizona

Flagstaff:
Jed Schenck

Golden Valley:
Kellie Russell

Phoenix:
Lauren Chamberlain

Tuscon:
Vincent Pawlowski

Arkansas

Little Rock:
Nicole Winstead

California

Alameda:
Kathryn Neale Manalo

Donna Pedroza 510.769.1575
http://www.nspalameda.org

Arroyo Grande:
Anne Lee

Danville:
Arlene Reed

Grass Valley/Nevada City:
Shera Banbury

Grass Valley/Nevada City:
Shera Banbury

Long Beach:
Shaya Benyamin

Los Angeles

Lauren Nile

Nancy Vilma

McKinleyville:
Ruth Davis

Malibu:
Elizabeth Whitney

Monterey County:
Kathy MacKenzie

Oakland:
Betsy King (Montclair Presbyterian Church)

Joya Heart (Small Relational Group Focus)

Eloise Gilland

Deborah Brooks (Small Relational Group Focus)

Humberto Retana

Ojai:
Daraksham Farber

Palo Alto:
Jean Ramacciotti

Pasadena:
Lauren Nile
Riverside:

Don Ajene Wilcoxson

Marilyn Sequoia

Roseville
Lee Gilbert

Sacramento:
Patt Scott

San Diego:
Dan and Joy Meyer
http://www.nspsandiego.org/

El Dorado County
Jamie Warren

Northern San Diego County:
Rev. Bonnie Tarwater

San Francisco:
Patricia McBroom

Rebecca Rae

San Mateo:
Ruth Sheldon
www.nspsmc.org

San Rafael:
Constance Barker

San Jose:
Socorro Reyes-McCord
Christine Emmerling (Divine Science Community Center)

Santa Barbara
Tom Robinson

Santa Monica:
Sue Griffin

Santa Cruz
Rick Meyer
www.groups.yahoo.com/group/nspsc

Sonoma County:
Paul Burks
Todd Soares

StanislausShelly Scribner

Stockton:Stanley Thomas

Sunnyvale:
Neil Penn (Media Critique Focus)

Ukiah:
Chris Warner Carey

http://communitysoul.wordpress.com

Colorado

Boulder Valley:
Twyla Reece
http://www.SpiritualProgressivesColorado.org/

Denver:
Rev. Bill Kirton

http://grassrootsprog.meetup.com/25/

Fort Collins:
Richard Jones

Greeley:
Bob Stewart

Connecticut

Statewide contact: Marian Dobbs
www.SpiritualProgressivesCT.org

Fairfield County
Stephanie Carrows

Hartford:
Herb Gerjuoy

Mystic:
Maggie Hardy

Old Saybrook:
Marian Dobbs

Florida

Boca Raton / Deerfield Beach:
Tom Tift
Judy Kraft

Lake Worth:
Carol Lewis

Illinois

Greater Chicago:
Daniel Balsam

Oak Park:
Betsy Davis
Pat Allen


Peoria:
Dave Weiman

Rockford:
Don Hecklemeyer

Waterloo, IL/East St. Louis, MO:
Rev. Dennis Gilbertson

Quad Cities:
James Lee

Indiana

Indianapolis:
Richard Brendan

Muncie:
Rebert Hughes


Iowa

Quad Cities:
James Lee

Kansas

Kansas City:
Jim Kenney

Northern Flint Hills:
Michael Nelson

Louisiana

New Orleans:
Jeanne Barnard

Maine

Brookville (Reversing Falls chapter):
Gary Vencill

Maryland

www.nspmaryland.org

Baltimore:

Jerry Raitzyk

Howard County/Frederick County/Montgomery & Prince George’s Counties
Ruth Alice White

Western Maryland: George Plitnik

Massachusetts

Boston:
Hayyim Feldman

Central Mass:
Fran Langille

Northshore:
Nicoli Bailey

Michigan

Kalamazoo:
Jacqueline Boddy

Flint Hill:
Matthew M. Cobb

Minnesota

Duluth:
Hal Bertilson

Minneapolis / St. Paul:
Bruce Peterson
http://www.nspmn.org/

Twin Cities Western Suburbs (Subchapter of Minneapolis/St. Paul)
Noel and Melissa Martinson

Missouri

St. Louis:
Dave Leventhal

Kansas City:
Jim Kenney

Montana

Helena:
Cedron Jones

Nevada

Reno:
Lisa Stiller

New Hampshire

Durham:
Rev. Dr. Mary Westfall

New Jersey

Northern New Jersey
Teresa Guyton
Other Parts of NJ
Lynn Dash

New Mexico

Albuquerque:
Bob Riley
http://spiritabq.org/

Santa Fe:
Dominique Mazoud

New York

Chelsea:
Cathy Selin


Hudson Valley:

Mike Ignatowski
www.spiritualprogressiveshv.org

Finger Lakes (Penn Yan):
Becky Holder

New York City:
Nanette Schorr


Rochester:

Jimmy Reader
http://safeplacenetwork.org/news/spiritual-progressives/

North Carolina

Black Mountain:
Ellen Farrior

Durham:
Rev Mary Westfall

Greensboro:
Signe Waller

Western NC:
Bob Broadhead

Ohio

Akron:
Sally Willoughby

Central Ohio:
David Soliday

Oregon

Eugene:
Michael Williams

Sarita Lief

Portland:
Karen Mitzner

Salem:
Bonnie Reagan

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia:
Michele Empaiva
http://web.mac.com/mmpaiva/iWeb/PhillyTikkun/Welcome.html
www.phillytikkun.blogspot.com


Pittsburgh:

Wanda Guthrie
http://spiritualprogressives.pgh.googlepages.com/home

Tennessee

Nashville:
“Doing Justly”: Nell Levin

Texas

Austin:
Travis Donoho

Corpus Christi
Agnes Maier

Fort Worth:
Dan Levine

Panhandle:
Charles Kiker

Utah

Nancy Nightingale

Vermont

Central Vermont:
Karen Brooks and Rev. Rich Forcier

Southern Vermont:
Rupa Cousins

Virginia

Arlington:
Rev. David Ensign

Lynchburg:
Rina Shere

Richmond:
Jonny Cecka

Washington

Olympia:
Trisha Cronin

Puget Sound:
Mona Marlow

Web page

Seattle:
Sharon Abreu
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SeattleNSP/

Sequim:
Kassandra Kersting

Washington DC

James Lee (Coordinator)
(410) 262-8365
James Lee
http://www.nspdc.blogspot.com

Wisconsin

Eau Claire:
Betty Hurst
http://www.idd-ec.com/nspmain.htm

Madison:
Bill Benedict
http://www.nsp.madisonwi.us/
Milwaukee:
We have a number of interested people in Milwaukee, but no leader. Can you help? If so, email us.

Outside the U.S.

Vancouver, BC Canada
Spirited Social Change
Christine Boyle
website: www.spiritedsocialchange.org
facebook: http://www.facebook.com/SpiritedSocialChange
twitter: @Spirited_Change

Toronto, Canada:
Peter Marmorek

Melbourne, Austrailia:
Nicholas Brunton

Costa Rica:

Mark Klempner

India:
Rev. Dr. Sarvanan