NetsforLife

Articles

April 23, 2009

Episcopalians and Anglicans have formed vital partnerships with governments and other faith-based organizations to begin to control and eradicate malaria at the One World Against Malaria Summit heard April 24 in Washington, D.C.

The summit, held at the home of the National Geographic...

March 1, 2009

Three years after delivering the first long-lasting insecticide-treated net to a remote community in rural Zambia, NetsforLife® has concluded Phase 1 of its implementation by distributing its millionth net.

A collaborative partnership of ExxonMobil Foundation, Standard Chartered Bank,...

September 8, 2008

As part of their on-going work of healing and reconciliation, members of the Episcopal Diocese of the Rio Grande recently gathered in Albuquerque, New Mexico for an outreach and mission conference.

 

Diane Butler, part of the Matthew 25 Conference steering committee, said the...

July 31, 2008

For Melito Panzo, the long white mosquito nets hanging in the Episcopal Relief and Development (ERD) booth in the Lambeth Conference marketplace, are signs of hope.

 

So are bishops, expressing interest in ERD's "NetsforLife" malaria education and prevention program, which...

May 28, 2008

When Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori visited St. Hilda's and St. Hugh's School on Manhattan's Upper West Side in New York City to bless their greenhouse in January 2008, she inadvertently planted the seeds for a very successful fundraising campaign on behalf of Episcopal Relief and...

September 13, 2007

Episcopal Relief and Development's (ERD) NetsforLifeSM malaria partnership is providing life-saving protection to children and families in 16 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. The program is protecting close to 700,000 people, including mothers and vulnerable children who are most susceptible to...

March 11, 2007

NetsforLifeSM, a partnership for malaria prevention, is expanding to a total of 15 countries in sub-Saharan Africa in 2007. The three-year partnership, which builds knowledge and awareness about the transmission, treatment and prevention of malaria, began in 2006 with corporate and individual...

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