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30
Sep
2015 board candidates (from left): Albert Kutchins, Brian McCaffrey, Margie O'Driscoll, Jisan Anna Thorn, Jon Voss.

Board Election 2014: List of Candidates and Electronic Voting

Submitted by Gretchen Rau, Governance Committee Chair

The San Francisco Zen Center Board of Directors presents the following list of nominees for three-year board terms, commencing January 1, 2015: Read more

22
Sep

SFZC Board Meeting Abbreviated Minutes (9/17/14)

The Zen Center Board met Wednesday, September 17, 2014, in the dining room at City Center. Read more

24
Jun

SFZC Board Meeting Abbreviated Minutes (6/18/14)

The Zen Center Board met June 18, 2014, at Green Gulch Farm. Read more

22
Apr

SFZC Board Meeting Abbreviated Minutes (4/16/14)

The Board unanimously passed a budget of more than six million dollars for fiscal year 2014-15, and added special commendations to the president (Susan O’Connell), treasurer (Jordan Thorn), and Finance Committee chair (Helen Degenhardt) for the quality of their work and of the presentation. Read more

24
Mar

SFZC Board Meeting Abbreviated Minutes (3/19/14)

The Board:

  • approved an amended Deed of Gift sending the Zen Center archives to Bancroft Library at the University of California, Berkeley.
  • created a task force led by Bruce Fortin to consider the abbatial feedback process.
  • approved a resolution granting a further $25,000 to the Green Gulch septic repairs program.
25
Feb

SFZC Board Meeting Abbreviated Minutes (2/19/14)

The single action item concerned the Zen Center Archives. Read more

5
Feb
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Eijun Linda Cutts Welcomed as Central Abbess

Photos by Shundo David Haye

A brief ceremony this morning at City Center officially installed Eijun Linda Cutts as central abbess of San Francisco Zen Center’s three temples. Read more

21
Jan

SFZC Board Meeting Abbreviated Minutes (1/15/14)

On January 15, Zen Center’s Board of Directors met in an all-day retreat in the Conference Center at City Center to set goals for the year.  The goals include the following: Read more

31
Dec
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In Memoriam: Myogen Steve Stücky

Daitsu Myogen Steven Stücky (Great Pervading Subtle Eye; March 6, 1946 – December 31, 2013)

San Francisco Zen Center’s first central abbot, Myogen Steve Stücky, died shortly after 4:00 on the morning of December 31 at his home in Rohnert Park, California. He was 67. Read more

18
Dec
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Accepting with Gratitude: Central Abbot Myogen Steve Stücky Formally Steps Down

My death asks so much of you. Please accept this as a teaching for yourself and for our Sangha. Accept with gratitude. —Myogen Steve Stücky

by Jay Pennington, Sangha News Editor, from an interview with Eijun Linda Cutts
Photos by Renshin Bunce

In a modified ceremony on Sunday, December 15, Abbot Steve Stücky formally stepped down from his position as central abbot of San Francisco Zen Center. Read more