Press Releases

Tuesday, Jan 04, 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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Wednesday, Dec 15, 2010

NetsforLife® Partners for Success in Sierra Leone

December 15, 2010 In support of Sierra Leone’s national effort to combat malaria, NetsforLife® joined forces with the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) to hang nearly 330,000 long-lasting insecticide-treated nets in the highly-populated southern district of Bo. Over the course of two weeks, 3,000 trained 

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Thursday, Dec 02, 2010

December Web Series Feature Partners in Sudan and Friends in Washington

The December installments of Episcopal Relief & Development’s two popular web series, Power of Partnerships and Friends of Episcopal Relief & Development, are now available online. Each month, these series highlight the work of those partnering with the agency to help people affected by poverty and 

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Monday, Nov 22, 2010

November Web Series Feature Partners in Uruguay and Friends in Iowa

November 22, 2010 The November installments of Episcopal Relief & Development’s two popular web series, Power of Partnerships and Friends of Episcopal Relief & Development, are now available online. Each month, these series highlight the work of those partnering with the agency to help people affect

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Wednesday, Nov 03, 2010

NetsforLife® Inspiration Fund Launches Innovative and Educational Website Focused on Malaria

The NetsforLife® Inspiration Fund campaign is launching a new website, accessible at http://www.inspirationfund.org. The new site provides practical tools and meaningful information to help develop local campaigns in dioceses, schools, universities and seminaries across the country. The site will serve as a major 

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Tuesday, Oct 26, 2010

Bishops Blend Christmas Boxes: Great for Christmas, Great for Small Farmers!

October 26, 2010 Starting October 26, Episcopal Relief & Development and Pura Vida Coffee are offering Christmas boxes for under $30.  The boxes feature fair trade, organic, shade-grown Bishops Blend coffees and teas. Three packages are available: the coffee lover’s package includes three 

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