Press Releases

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2012

Congregations to Commemorate Episcopal Relief & Development Sunday on February 26

February 15, 2012 Congregations around the Episcopal Church are invited to commemorate Episcopal Relief & Development Sunday on February 26. At the 2009 General Convention, Lent was designated as a time to remember and support the organization’s work worldwide. Many congregations will do so on the first Sunday in Lent

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Thursday, Jan 26, 2012

January Web Features Highlight Partners in Haiti and Friends in Wyoming

January 26, 2012 This month’s Power of Partnerships honors the efforts of the Episcopal Diocese of Haiti and its relief and development arm, CEDDISEC (Centre Diocésain de Développement Intégré et de Secours), to support community-based relief and recovery in the continued aftermath of the 

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Monday, Jan 09, 2012

2012 Lenten Meditations Available in English and Spanish through Episcopal Media Center

January 9, 2012 Episcopal Relief & Development is pleased to announce that both the print and electronic versions of its 2012 Lenten Meditations will be available in English and Spanish. Co-authored by a group of Episcopal Church leaders from a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, this year’s devotional booklet 

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Monday, Jan 09, 2012

Devocional de Cuaresma 2012 disponible en inglés y español a través del Mercado Episcopal

9 Enero 2012 La Agencia Episcopal de Alivio y Desarrollo se complace en anunciar que tanto la versión impresa como electrónica de sus Meditaciones de Cuaresma 2012 estarán disponibles en inglés y español. El devocional de este año fue escrito por un grupo de líderes de la Iglesia

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Thursday, Jan 05, 2012

Episcopal Relief & Development Welcomes Five New Members to its Board of Directors

January 5, 2012 Episcopal Relief & Development is pleased to welcome five new members to its Board of Directors. The Rev. Canon E. Mark Stevenson (Louisiana), Meredith A. Brown (Long Island), Lindsay Coates (Washington) and Judith Morrison (Washington) begin their terms effective January 1, 2012. The Rt. Rev. Stacy 

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Wednesday, Jan 04, 2012

Episcopal Relief & Development Supports Storm Response in the Philippines

January 4, 2012 Episcopal Relief & Development is supporting the efforts of its partner, Iglesia Filipina Independentiente (IFI, or Philippine Independent Church), to provide emergency relief following Tropical Storm Washi. The storm, which hit the island nation in the early hours of the morning on December 17, killed 1,257

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