Quakers around the world try to put their faith into action in their own contexts.

Here are profiles of some of them, past and present, in alphabetical order.

All of them have been particularly influential in a variety of ways, and their stories continue to inspire others.

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John Horniman

John Horniman (1803-1893) was a Quaker tea merchant and philanthropist. As a merchant, he ensured that his tea was sold as an unadulterated product, safe to drink. As a philanthropist, he supported many charities, and endowed a children’s trust whose work continues to this day.
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