Episcopal Relief & Development: Working in partnership with the worldwide Church, ecumenical agencies and local organizations, Episcopal Relief & Development saves lives and strengthens communities around the world.Our programs work toward achieving theMillennium Development Goals, which aim to cut extreme poverty in half. Our programs focus on the following areas:
Alleviating Hunger and Improving Food Supply
Creating Economic Opportunities and Strengthening Communities
Promoting Health and Fighting Disease
Responding to Disasters and Rebuilding CommunitiesFor more resources on ERD such as books, videos, and other informative media, click here.
Compassion International: Many of our members sponsor children through Compassion International, which exists as a Christian child advocacy ministry that releases children from spiritual, economic, social and physical poverty and enables them to become responsible, fulfilled Christian adults. Today, Compassion helps more than 1 million children in 25 countries.