Our Stories of Lasting Change are filled with hope, inspiration and love in action. They reflect the experiences of Episcopal Relief & Development partners, staff, participant communities, volunteers and friends who are moved to make a measurable difference in the lives of vulnerable women and children and help communities prepare for and recover from climate-influenced events. Join us on this life-changing journey. Subscribe below!

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Thursday, Apr 29, 2021

The Role of Resilience in February’s Winter Freeze

Photo: Creating a walkway for food distribution. Church of the Resurrection, Texas, February 2021. “We lost power and so we sat in the cold and dar...

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Monday, Apr 19, 2021

National Volunteer Week: Celebrating Congregational Ministry Partners

It all starts with a spark of caring enthusiasm – at an adult forum hosted by Episcopal Relief & Development for their congregation, while read...

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Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021

A Year of COVID-19: Response, Recovery and Resilience

Neill Coleman, Chief Philanthropy Officer at Trinity Church Wall Street reflects on the partnership between Trinity Church Wall Street and Episcopal Relief & Development and how together in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the joint effort funded sixty-three international emergency response initiatives since March 2020.

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Thursday, Apr 01, 2021

Maundy Thursday | An Invitation to Reevaluate Our Priorities

by Miguel Angel Escobar Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it to me.          ...

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Friday, Mar 26, 2021

LENTEN REFLECTION | Creating A World That Is God’s Dream

by Tamara Plummer Then I acknowledged my sin to you, and did not conceal my guilt; I said, “I will confess my transgressions to the Lord.” Then you...

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Monday, Mar 08, 2021


by Sandra T. Montes You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good.                                —Genesis 50:20 (NIV) Lent is a great time...

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