2011 Press Releases

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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

NetsforLife® Inspiration Fund Offers Range of Spanish-Language Online Educational Resources to Invite Participation

October 26, 2011 Episcopal Relief & Development and the NetsforLife® Inspiration Fund are pleased to offer select Spanish-language educational resources to invite broader participation in the church-wide campaign to support the fight against malaria. From the campaign brochure and stories from the field to the 

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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

Prayers and Support for New Zealand

Episcopal Relief & Development has opened the New Zealand Earthquake Response Fund to collect donations from those wishing to contribute to the appeal launched by the archbishops and bishops of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia. The appeal is being organized through the Anglican Missions 

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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

September Web Series Feature Partners in North Dakota and Friends in Wisconsin, Hawai’i and Oregon

September 21, 2011 The Power of Partnerships this month features the disaster response work of the Rev. Canon John Floberg and the Episcopal Diocese of North Dakota in Minot, where the Souris River caused severe flooding. There, Episcopal Relief & Development will be supporting the hiring of a construction manager and

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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

Episcopal Relief & Development Welcomes New Board Members

January 4, 2010 Episcopal Relief & Development is pleased to announce the election of three new members to the Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2010.  Pearl Chin from Province II, Diocese of New York; Sharon Hilpert from Provinces V and VIII, Dioceses of Wyoming and California; and Tucker Moodey from Province

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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

December Web Series Feature Partners in Liberia and Friends in California

December 19, 2011 This month’s Power of Partnerships highlights the efforts of the Episcopal Diocese of Liberia to provide relief supplies in a refugee camp for displaced residents of neighboring Côte d’Ivoire. Among the most pressing needs were mattresses for expectant and breastfeeding mothers, to 

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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

Episcopal Relief & Development Partner Facilitates Ecumenical Response to Disaster in Central Washington

April 19, 2011 On February 12, a catastrophic fire destroyed 20 homes and damaged 100 more in the small rural town of White Swan, located on the Yakama Indian Reservation in central Washington State. Eighty-mile-per-hour winds that day caused a chimney fire in one home to spread through the scrub and dry brush that makes up the

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