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African Anglicans look to reduce El Nino's hunger footprint

Anglican churches are prioritising advocacy and practical responses to El Niño’s increasingly devastating impact on food security in the southern and central parts of Africa, says the Anglican Alliance’s facilitator in the region. 

29 April 2016

Bringing hope to disabled Syrian children

It has been five years since the start of the Syrian conflict, which has displaced over 11.4 million people – half the country's pre-conflict population. Responding to the needs of children with disabilities who have fled with their families to neighbouring Jordan, the Holy Land Institute for the Deaf has been working in the Za'atari Refugee Camp since 2012, with the support of Episcopal Relief and Development.

31 March 2016

Episcopal Relief & Development exceeds 75th anniversary goals

Thanks to the generous support and coordinated efforts of thousands of Episcopalians and friends, Episcopal Relief & Development’s 75th Anniversary Celebration exceeded its goals for fundraising and engagement throughout the Church and beyond. During the 75-week celebration, the organization raised $7.94 million USD.

02 March 2016

Lawyer appointed to chair board of Episcopal Relief and Development

A leading US lawyer, Daniel McNeel Lane Jr (Neel), has been appointed as the new chair of the Board of Directors of the Episcopal Church in America’s development agency, Episcopal Relief & Development (ERD). The agency works with more than three million people in nearly 40 countries worldwide to overcome poverty, hunger and disease. 

05 November 2015

Episcopal Relief & Development and Church of Liberia expand SGBV prevention

Working with faith-based networks for change

02 October 2015

Episcopalians part of coalition to mobilize faith leaders to improve child, maternal health

Episcopal Relief & Development committed to creating lasting change for generations to come

29 September 2015

Anglicans input at global development conference that names faith partnerships as the 'new normal'

Burundi Primate tells of Anglican Church’s role in working to end sexual violence

20 July 2015

Video: Mozambique partnership addresses malaria, flooding

[ENS] Two videos looking at cross-Provincial projects to address development and health issues in Mozambique

19 December 2014

New Anglican Communion toolkit for disaster risk reduction

Anglican and Episcopal Church partners have collaborated on a new disaster risk reduction toolkit

14 October 2014

Episcopal Relief & Development Celebrates 75 Years of Healing a Hurting World

The 75-week celebration, which will continue through the end of 2015, invites supporters to learn more about the organization’s programs and get involved in campaigns to raise $7.5 million to sustain its vital work.

16 September 2014