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“Recorra la senda de la Cuaresma” con las Meditaciones de Cuaresma de 2016 de Episcopal Relief & Development

Episcopal Relief & Development (La Agencia Episcopal de Alivio y Desarrollo) invita a sus colaboradores y amigos a que “Recorran la senda de la Cuaresma” con la serie de Meditaciones de Cuaresma de este año, con reflexiones sobre prácticas espirituales escritas por el personal de

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Five New Members Welcomed to Episcopal Relief & Development Board of Directors

January 4, 2016 Episcopal Relief & Development welcomes five new members to its Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2016: Ms. Rosalie Ballentine of the Episcopal Diocese of the Virgin Islands; Ms. Sophie Hollingsworth of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington; The Rev. David C. Killeen of the Episcopal Diocese of

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Responding to Monsoon Floods in Chennai

December 4, 2015 Episcopal Relief & Development has reached out to fellow ACT Alliance member CASA-India in response to heavy flooding in and around the city of Chennai. CASA-India's strong Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) work has enabled them to quickly dispatch staff to release stockpiled emergency supplies such as tarps an

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Episcopal Relief & Development Invites Episcopalians to Build Church Presence on Asset Map

November 23, 2015 Episcopal Relief & Development invites congregations, dioceses and institutions across the 50 US states – and soon throughout the entire Episcopal Church – to promote their ministries on the Episcopal Asset Map, a joint project of Episcopal Relief & Development and the Domestic and Foreign

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Daniel McNeel 'Neel' Lane, Jr., Appointed Chair of Episcopal Relief & Development Board of Directors

November 4, 2015 Daniel McNeel 'Neel' Lane, Jr., has been appointed the new chair of Episcopal Relief & Development's Board of Directors, effective November 1.  The appointment was made by The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, newly installed Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, who transitions to the position of 

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Episcopal Relief & Development Matching Gift Challenge Celebrates 75th Anniversary

October 29, 2015 Episcopal Relief & Development supporters have the opportunity to double their impact and unlock $750,000 in matching funds to help the organization reach its 75th Anniversary fundraising goal and expand its programs worldwide. With matching funds generously provided by a group of dedicated Episcopal 

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Episcopal Relief & Development 75th Anniversary Gift Package Highlight of Holiday Giving

October 15, 2015 The 75th Anniversary Gift Package is the highlight of this year’s holiday giving season from Gifts for Life, Episcopal Relief & Development’s alternative giving catalog.  As the organization celebrates 75 years of healing a hurting world, congregations, families, groups and individuals are

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Muslims and Christians to Mobilize One Million Faith Leaders to Improve Child, Maternal Health

September 28, 2015 Issued by Episcopal Relief & Development, Member of the Faith Alliance for Health An interfaith coalition of faith-based organizations has announced it will mobilize one million faith leaders over the next five years to help improve the health of women and children in countries with high child mortality

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Episcopal Relief & Development and Episcopal Church of Liberia Expand Gender-Based Violence Prevention Partnership

September 17, 2015 Episcopal Relief & Development and the humanitarian arm of the Episcopal Church of Liberia (ECL-RD) have expanded their gender-based violence prevention and response program through a $680,000 grant from the UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women. The initiative is equipping and mobilizing faith 

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Registrations Accepted for Call to Transformation ABCD Facilitator Formation Workshop

August 3, 2015 Registrations are now accepted for the Called to Transformation Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) facilitator formation workshop September 14-17, designed to train leaders in methods and tools to enhance local ministry and mission. Called to Transformation is a partnership between the Domestic and Foreign

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