2014 Press Releases

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Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014

Anglican Communion Agencies Launch “Pastors and Disasters” Toolkit for Disaster Risk Reduction

December 10, 2014 Episcopal Relief & Development and a working group of twelve international partner agencies have published “Pastors and Disasters: a Toolkit for Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction & Management” to improve disaster response efforts within the Anglican relief and development community.

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Thursday, Dec 04, 2014

Episcopal Relief & Development Announces Plans to Strengthen Maternal and Child Health Programs

December 4, 2014  Episcopal Relief & Development will expand its maternal and child health programs in Ghana, Kenya and Zambia through the Empowering Rural Communities to Improve Child and Maternal Health project.  The project’s goal is to end preventable child deaths by promoting life-saving behaviors and 

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014

Episcopal Relief & Development Launches Special 75th Anniversary Matching Gift Challenge

October 30, 2014  In honor of Episcopal Relief & Development’s 75th Anniversary Celebration, a group of generous donors has pledged $750,000 in matching funds for the organization’s 2014 Matching Gift Challenge. “We are excited and extremely grateful for this 75th Anniversary match, which is our 

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Thursday, Oct 16, 2014

Gifts for Life Features 75th Anniversary Christmas Package

October 16, 2014 Each year, hundreds of congregations around The Episcopal Church make Gifts for Life, Episcopal Relief & Development’s alternative giving catalog, a part of their Advent and Christmas celebrations.  With more than 30 gifts to choose from in categories such as “Animals & Agriculture

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Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014

Episcopal Relief & Development Celebrates 75 Years of Healing a Hurting World

September 16, 2014 Episcopalians, friends and partner agencies around the globe are joining together to celebrate Episcopal Relief & Development’s 75th Anniversary.  The 75-week celebration, which will continue through the end of 2015, invites supporters to learn more about the organization’s programs and 

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Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014

Renewed Support for Crisis in Syria

August 19, 2014 Episcopal Relief & Development has renewed its support of the Fellowship of Middle East Evangelical Churches’ (FMEEC) relief efforts in Syria. FMEEC aims to reach 500 families in towns west of Homs – the epicenter of Syria’s civil war – including Mashta el Helu, Kafroun, Wadi Nasara,

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