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Thursday, Jun 14, 2012

Episcopal Relief & Development Pledges to Make Child Survival a Priority

June 14, 2012 Episcopal Relief & Development is participating in the Child Survival Call to Action event being held in Washington, DC, on June 14-15. Convened by the governments of the United States, India and Ethiopia, in collaboration with UNICEF, this high-level forum brings together an array of 

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Friday, Jun 01, 2012

Judi Liriano, Beloved Friend and Colleague

June 1, 2012 “Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.”–Matthew 11:28 (NRSV) It is with sadness that the board and staff of Episcopal Relief & Development mourn the passing of our colleague, Judi Liriano. We join Judi’s family and friends in 

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Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Faith-Based Organizations Partner to Fight Malaria

May 23, 2012 UMCOR to Join Episcopal Relief & Development’s NetsforLife® Program Partnership The relief and development agencies of two mainline Protestant denominations are forming a new strategic partnership to prevent and control malaria in sub-Saharan Africa. By uniting in common mission, Episcopal Relief 

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Tuesday, May 22, 2012

May Web Feature Highlights Friends in Atlanta

May 22, 2012 This month’s Friends of Episcopal Relief & Development focuses on the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta’s efforts to engage congregations and communities in the fight against malaria through the NetsforLife® Inspiration Fund. The feature especially highlights 11th-grader Adriana Embus, the winner of the

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Thursday, Apr 26, 2012

April Web Features Highlight Partners in Ghana and Friends in North Carolina

April 26, 2012 To commemorate World Malaria Day (April 25), this month’s web features celebrate the work of Episcopal Relief & Development’s NetsforLife® program partnership in Africa, and the efforts of the organization’s friends in the US to raise awareness and support for the fight against

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Wednesday, Apr 18, 2012

NetsforLife®: 8.5 Million Nets Distributed; Work Continues on Sustaining Gains in the Fight Against Malaria

April 18, 2012 Since its inception in 2006, the NetsforLife® program partnership has distributed a total of 8.5 million mosquito nets as part of its campaign to fight malaria, according to the program’s 2011 annual results, which were released today. Combined with the community education and net monitoring 

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