Kids in Community
Julia and Sophia in boat

We are the children who have lived in Sophia Community for the longest, in fact, for our whole lives. Julia was born in Quaker House in 2001, and Sophia was born just down the hall in 2008. Our parents are Lisa and Don, who made the decision to raise us in community.  We love living […]

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Recruitment Time

It’s recruitment time again. At our April retreat, two members announced that they would be leaving over the summer. While some community members stay for a long time, our median stay is only two years. There have been very few years in our 25 year history when at least one person has not moved out. […]

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Holiday Hospitality
Group at tables

Lisa loves Christmas trees. One year, we had three in the house, but this year, she is content with one. It is not just the smell of fir resin in the air or the beauty of the lights in the dark of winter that appeals, but the opportunity to throw a party. Our community tree […]

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