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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January 7, 2016

[Episcopal Relief & Development press release] Episcopal Relief & Development invites supporters to “Walk the Path of Lent” with this year’s Lenten Meditations series, featuring reflections on spiritual practices written by the organization’s staff, partners and friends from...

January 4, 2016

[Episcopal Relief & Development press release] Episcopal Relief & Development welcomes five new members to its Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2016:

Ms. Rosalie Ballentine of the Episcopal Diocese of the Virgin Islands; Ms. Sophie Hollingsworth of the Episcopal...

November 30, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

The liturgical season of Advent began on Sunday November 29, and the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society is offering a myriad of opportunities to observe the season in spiritual, faithful avenues. The resources are ideal for personal, congregational and community planning and scheduling of...

November 23, 2015

[Episcopal Relief & Development press release] Episcopal Relief & Development invites congregations, dioceses and institutions across the 50 U.S. states – and soon throughout the entire Episcopal Church – to promote their ministries on on the Episcopal Asset Map, a joint project of...

November 11, 2015

Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry preaches Nov. 11 during a special Eucharist at St. James’ Church in New York for Episcopal Relief & Development’s 75th Anniversary International Symposium. Photo: Cynthia L. Black

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry...

November 4, 2015

[Episcopal Relief & Development press release] Daniel McNeel ‘Neel’ Lane, Jr. has been appointed the new chair of Episcopal Relief & Development’s Board of Directors, effective Nov. 1.  The appointment was made by the Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, newly installed presiding bishop...

October 31, 2015

[Episcopal News Service] Episcopal Relief & Development supporters have the opportunity to double their impact and unlock $750,000 in matching funds to help the organization reach its 75th Anniversary fundraising goal and expand its programs worldwide.

With matching funds...

October 16, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

The Rev. Canon Dr. Michael Barlowe, Secretary of General Convention, has announced the offerings received at the daily Eucharists during General Convention 2015, totaling $6,792.20,  have been given to Episcopal Relief & Development. 

The decision to designate the donations to...

October 16, 2015

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Rev. Canon Dr. Michael Barlowe, Secretary of General Convention, has announced the offerings received at the daily Eucharists during General Convention 2015, totaling $6,792.20,  have been given to Episcopal Relief &...

September 27, 2015

[Issued by Episcopal Relief & Development, Member of the Faith Alliance for Health] An interfaith coalition of faith-based organizations has announced it will mobilize one million faith leaders over the next five years to help improve the health of women and children in countries with high...

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