Stories

Please enjoy the many storiesĀ illustrating how lives are transformed through the shared abundance of our partners and friends. Be sure to sign upĀ to receive inspiring new stories and multimedia features throughout theĀ month. Join us and be a part of this caring, compassionate community!



Our Stories of Lasting Change are filled with hope, inspiration and love in action. They reflect the experiences of Episcopal Relief & Development partners, staff, participant communities, volunteers and friends who are moved to make a measurable difference in the lives of vulnerable women and children and help communities adapt to the effects of a changing climate. Join us on this life-changing journey. Subscribe below!
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Friday, Apr 03, 2020

Palm Sunday: Our Hope Is For Nothing Less Than Life Itself

Palm Sunday is the gateway into Holy Week, and, perhaps, on this day, the most anxious Palm Sunday many of us have ever known, we might relate all ...

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Wednesday, Mar 18, 2020

Meet our Gender Initiatives Director: Chiseche Mibenge

Dr. Chiseche Mibenge joined Episcopal Relief & Development in Fall 2019. She reflects on her new role and how a chance meeting with a bishop dr...

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Wednesday, Mar 04, 2020

Under the Mango Tree: A Savings Group is Born

Twenty-five men and women from the farming community of KuladaboogĀ in Northern Ghana were meeting for the second time under the shade of a huge man...

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Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020

Lessons from my Three-Year-Old

Ash Wednesday is a reminder that we are fashioned from dust, and to dust we will return. However, children are a reminder that a whole lot happens between those dusty bookends, and while we are on this Earth, we have work to do ā€“ and we canā€™t always do it alone.

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Monday, Feb 10, 2020

Seeing God in the Midst of Disasters

YOUā€™RE INVITED TO BECOME A PARTNER IN RESPONSE AND RESILIENCE! TheĀ US Disaster ProgramĀ works in partnership with dioceses around the country that h...

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Thursday, Jan 02, 2020

Best of 2019: Top Stories of the Year

Our stories bear witness to theĀ lived experiences of vulnerable women and children, the effects of a changing climate and the partners that are working together with Episcopal Relief & Development for lasting change.Ā 

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