Saturday, May 11, 2013
By Cynthia Coe It’s spring planting time! This is the time of year
we plant the tiny seeds we hope will sprout and grow into tomatoes,
cucumbers, beans and many other vegetables we will enjoy later...
Friday, May 10, 2013
By Cynthia Coe It’s spring planting time! This is the time
of year we plant the tiny seeds we hope will sprout and grow into
tomatoes, cucumbers, beans and many other vegetables we will enjoy
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
“Beloved, I pray that all may go well with you and that you
may be in good health, just as it is well with your soul.”
Sunday, April 7, 2013
On World Health Day, we check in with Kikala Isabel Tomas,
Mothers’ Union worker and Coordinator of the Anglican Diocese of
Angola’s Child Survival Program. Since 2011, Episcopal
Monday, November 12, 2012
November 12 is World Pneumonia Day, established in 2009 to raise
global awareness and advocacy around a disease that is the leading
killer of children under age five worldwide. The event is led by
Saturday, October 27, 2012
It was “In-House" this week at Episcopal Relief & Development,
which is when all of our staff, including from the Ghana regional
office and satellite locations around the US, get together at...
Friday, September 14, 2012
The Episcopal Diocese of Chicago worked with Episcopal Relief &
Development to pilot a diocesan team to run the Chicago Half
Marathon with the NetsforLife® Inspiration Fund as an official
Thursday, August 16, 2012
High-school senior Emma Wright is a member of St. Mary’s Episcopal
Church, Arlington, and a lay leader in the Diocese of Virginia. She
is the lead youth representative for the Bishops’...
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Last week, people from around the world converged in Washington,
D.C., to participate in the 19th International AIDS Conference.
Through this year’s theme, “Turning the Tide Together,”...
Friday, June 22, 2012
MORO, Kenya – On a recent visit to this community in western Kenya,
near the shores of Lake Victoria, I found inspiration in an
integrated approach to the area’s numerous development
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
This post originally ran on the ONE Campaign blog as part of a
series on faith and the fight against malaria. For World
Malaria Day, Episcopal Relief & Development is joining ONE to
Monday, April 23, 2012
I hear World Malaria Day is coming — a day to raise awareness of
the preventable and treatable nature of this disease, and to
mobilize communities to fight against it. That’s a real concern for
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
When we first discussed the idea of a diocese-wide NetsforLife®
Inspiration Fund effort in the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina
in the summer of 2010, there were many unknowns. There was never...
Saturday, March 31, 2012
When I was young, I never envisioned myself leading campaigns of
any shade, whether political, issue based, or fundraising
focused. I was sure I’d be an architect and later a social
Saturday, March 17, 2012
Lent started for me in the small town of Bolgatanga, northern
Ghana. At the Parish Church of St. Cyprian, next door to the office
of our partner, the Anglican Diocesan Development and...
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Hello friends! My name is Rita Mosquito. Though I may appear
small and dainty…I am very dangerous. I don’t mean to be bad or to
harm anyone. I just have some…baggage. You see, I have been
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Last week, I had the rare treat of talking to an Episcopal Relief
& Development program partner in person. Although our
program officers often meet face-to-face with our local church
partners in the...
Monday, February 27, 2012
This past week, a group of Episcopal Church leaders and lay members
have been on a study tour in Ghana, West Africa, to visit Episcopal
Relief & Development field partners and programs. Some of...
Thursday, February 23, 2012
This week, a group of Episcopal Church leaders and lay members are
on an Episcopal Relief & Development study tour in Ghana, West
Africa, to visit the agency’s field partners and programs. Some...
Friday, September 30, 2011
The integrated nature of Episcopal Relief & Development
programs, and the agency’s connection to a network of churches
within the Anglican and Episcopal faith, uniquely position us to be
an agent of...