Press Releases

Tuesday, Aug 10, 2010

Episcopal Relief & Development Supports Three Gulf Dioceses Caring for Communities Affected by Oil Spill

August 10, 2010 Even though the oil well has been capped and clean-up measures are moving into a new phase, the economic and emotional impact of the April 2010 oil spill is still devastating the Gulf Coast. With the help of Episcopal Relief & Development, Episcopalians from Louisiana to the Florida panhandle are responding

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Thursday, Jul 15, 2010

July Web Series Feature Partners in Kenya and Friends in Ohio

July 15, 2010 The July installments of Episcopal Relief & Development’s two popular web series, Friends of Episcopal Relief & Development and Power of Partnerships, are now available online. Each month, these series highlight the work of those collaborating with the agency to help people affected by

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Monday, Jul 12, 2010

Episcopal Relief & Development Focuses on Disaster Preparedness

July 12, 2010 As hurricane season begins, Episcopal Relief & Development is unveiling new tools to help dioceses and parishes plan for disasters, including a resource library and a volunteer database.  “One of the five priorities laid out in Episcopal Relief & Development’s strategic 

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Tuesday, Jun 22, 2010

Web Series Feature Partners in Myanmar and Friends in Illinois

June 22, 2010 This month’s installments of Episcopal Relief & Development’s web series, Power of Partnerships and Friends of Episcopal Relief & Development, are now available online. June’s Power of Partnerships article focuses on the work of Episcopal Relief & Development

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Thursday, Jun 10, 2010

NetsforLife® Presented with the Global Business Coalition Excellence in Business Action Award

June 10, 2010 NetsforLife®, Episcopal Relief & Development’s program partnership to fight malaria, has received the Global Business Coalition Excellence in Business Action Award for outstanding Partnership and Collective Action. The award was presented on June 8 in Washington, DC, during the Global 

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Wednesday, Jun 09, 2010

Episcopal Relief & Development Responds to the First Tropical Storms of the Season

June 9, 2010 Although the 2010 Indian Ocean cyclone and Pacific hurricane seasons have barely begun, South Asia and Central America have already experienced devastating storms. In the aftermath, Episcopal Relief & Development is working with regional partners to support communities in need. Beginning on May 14, 2010, four

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