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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

Partners in Response Assist with Disaster Recovery Planning

Latest News: 9/30: West Pittston Flood update (Episcopal Diocese of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania) September 14, 2011 Three weeks have passed since Hurricane Irene swept up the eastern coast of the US, causing severe flooding in the Northeast. Episcopal Relief & Development continues to be in touch with 

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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

Episcopal Relief & Development Releases One-Year Haiti Report

January 4, 2011 On January 12, 2010, a devastating earthquake hit Haiti, leveling scores of buildings and claiming over 217,000 lives. At the center of major relief efforts was the Episcopal Diocese of Haiti, the largest diocese of The Episcopal Church, and long-term partner of Episcopal Relief & Development. Led by the Rt.

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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

Tropical Storm Washi Causes Flash Flooding in the Philippines

December 22, 2011 Episcopal Relief & Development has been in contact with its partners in the Philippines, the Episcopal Church in the Philippines and the Iglesia Filipina Independentiente (IFI, or Philippine Independent Church), following Tropical Storm Washi. The storm triggered severe flash flooding and landslides, which

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Friday, Jul 15, 2011

Partners in Zambia and Friends in Wyoming Fight Malaria with NetsforLife®

April 19, 2011 April 25 is World Malaria Day – a day to remember the nearly 1 million people who die each year from this disease. This month, Episcopal Relief & Development’s two web series, the Power of Partnerships and Friends of Episcopal Relief & Development, highlight grassroots efforts 

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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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