Press & Resources

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016

April Earthquakes Strike Hard in Japan and Ecuador

In Ecuador, at least 570 people have died and 155 are reported missing following a 7.8-magnitude earthquake centered off the coast on April 16. There is a strong Episcopal Church presence in communities affected by the earthquakes, and two in particular – San Esteban in the Cuba neighborhood of the city of Manta

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Thursday, Apr 07, 2016

Episcopal Relief & Development Launches Community-Led Water and Sanitation Program in Rural Angola

April 7, 2016 Episcopal Relief & Development, the Anglican Diocese of Angola (IAA) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have launched a three-year program in rural Angola to improve water and sanitation at the community level. Located in Songo Municipality, Uige Province, the program will 

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Monday, Mar 14, 2016

Responding to Storms and Flooding in South-Central US

Episcopal Relief & Development is partnering with the two Episcopal dioceses in Louisiana and has reached out to several more across the region, following severe weather that caused tornadoes and flooding from Texas to Tennessee. Storms began on March 7 and moved east, deluging some parts of Louisiana with 24 inches of rain

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Wednesday, Mar 02, 2016

Episcopal Relief & Development 75th Anniversary Celebration Exceeds Goals

March 2, 2016 Thanks to the generous support and coordinated efforts of thousands of Episcopalians and friends, Episcopal Relief & Development’s 75th Anniversary Celebration exceeded its goals for fundraising and engagement throughout the Church and beyond. During the 75-week celebration, the organization raised 

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Thursday, Jan 21, 2016

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry Invites Church-Wide Observance of Episcopal Relief & Development Sunday, February 14

January 21, 2016 The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop and Primate of The Episcopal Church, invites all Episcopalians to join in observing Episcopal Relief & Development Sunday on February 14, the first Sunday in Lent. “I urge all congregations to devote the first Sunday in Lent to reflecting on the 

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Thursday, Jan 07, 2016

“Walk the Path of Lent” with Episcopal Relief & Development’s 2016 Lenten Meditations

January 7, 2016 Episcopal Relief & Development invites supporters to “Walk the Path of Lent” with this year’s Lenten Meditations series, featuring reflections on spiritual practices written by the organization’s staff, partners and friends from around The Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion.

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