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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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Meditaciones de Cuaresma en el 75 Aniversario de la Agencia Episcopal de Alivio y Desarrollo, disponibles en inglés y español

12 de enero de 2014 La edición del 75 Aniversario de las Meditaciones de Cuaresma de la Agencia Episcopal de Alivio y Desarrollo se encuentra ahora disponible en Inglés y Español para la temporada de Cuaresma de 2015. Las meditaciones de este año, preparadas por un grupo diverso de 

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Response to Intense Flooding in Southern Africa

Heavy rains that began in January 2015 have caused widespread and persistent flooding across several southern African nations, including Malawi and Mozambique.  Please continue to pray for all impacted and for those striving to meet urgent needs. 2/25: Supporting Flood Relief in Southern Malawi 1/22: Working with 

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Responding to Cyclone Pam's Impact on Vanuatu

Category 5 Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu late on Friday, March 13, and moved over the island group through Saturday, March 14, leaving severe destruction in its path.  Episcopal Relief & Development is in contact with the provincial office of the Anglican Church of Melanesia (ACOM) in Honiara, Solomon Islands, where

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