Episcopal Relief & Development

Episcopal Relief & Development is an effective, reliable, and vital ministry of the Episcopal Church in communities around the world. It provides emergency assistance in times of disaster, rebuilds devastated communities after the immediate crisis is over, and offers long-term solutions to help people sustain safer, healthier, and more productive lives.

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October 18, 2016

[Episcopal Relief & Development] At 10 am, the newest neighborhood in the Philippines was already steaming hot. Six bishops in colorful vestments filed out of a concrete house, and gathered at the back of a covered, but otherwise open, pavilion to begin a celebration Eucharist.

I was...

October 8, 2016

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Presiding Bishop  Michael Curry has commented on Hurricane Matthew:

Prayer matters. All who because of Hurricane Matthew have lost their lives, who have lost their loved ones, their homes, or who have been hurt need our...

October 7, 2016

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has commented on Hurricane Matthew:

 

Prayer matters. All who because of Hurricane Matthew have lost their lives, who have lost their loved ones, their homes, or who have been hurt need our prayers now. They also need our...

August 30, 2016

Welcoming Sunday. Homecoming Sunday. Back To Church Sunday. Welcome Home Sunday.  Registration Sunday. Gathering Sunday. The names vary, but the purpose is the same – events and activities slated for that one Sunday in each congregation which marks the conclusion of summer and the beginning of...

August 30, 2016

Welcoming Sunday. Homecoming Sunday. Back To Church Sunday. Welcome Home Sunday.  Registration Sunday. Gathering Sunday. The names vary, but the purpose is the same – events and activities slated for that one Sunday in each congregation which marks the conclusion of summer and the beginning of...

August 24, 2016

Deacon Celeste Stump (left) and Deacon Catherine Wagar (center) from the Diocese of Los Angeles talk to one of the county disaster staff at the local assistance center in Victorville, California, which is serving people affected by the Blue Cut fire. Photo: Michael Bamberger‎

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July 27, 2016

[Episcopal Relief & Development press release] Episcopal Relief & Development is supporting the outreach efforts of All Saints’ Episcopal Church in Waterloo, Belgium, to provide meals and other needed services for people seeking safety from violence in Syria and elsewhere in the region...

July 1, 2016

Registration is now open for Called to Transformation, an Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) facilitator formation workshop at the Bosque Center, Diocese of Rio Grande, Albuquerque, NM on September 19-22.

Called to Transformation is a partnership between The Episcopal Church and...

June 1, 2016

Registration is now open for Called to Transformation, an Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) facilitator formation workshop, August 8-11, Nashotah House, Milwaukee, WI. 

Called to Transformation is a partnership between The Episcopal Church and Episcopal Relief & Development. ...

April 25, 2016

[Episcopal Relief & Development press release] NetsforLife®, Episcopal Relief & Development’s flagship, award-winning malaria prevention and control program, is celebrating 10 years of strengthening communities to fight this deadly disease, which still kills one child every two...

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