Episcopal Relief & Development

Episcopal Relief & Development

Episcopal Relief & Development is the international relief and development agency of the Episcopal Church of the United States.

As an independent 501(c) (3) organization, Episcopal Relief & Development works toward achieving the Millennium Development Goals.

Together with the Anglican Communion and ecumenical partners, Episcopal Relief & Development strengthens communities today to meet tomorrow’s challenges. We rebuild after disasters and empower people by offering lasting solutions that fight poverty, hunger and disease, including HIV/AIDS and malaria.

NetsforLife®: Fighting malaria in Africa through the church

Since the launch of NetsforLife® in 2006, Episcopal Relief & Development has actively advocated and promoted the program within U.S. Episcopal Church. In 2009 NetsforLife®, through Anglican Communion implementing partners, operates in 15 countries and Christian Aid implements the NetsforLife® program in two countries.

Episcopal Relief & Development’s contributions include financial underwriting, staffing, technical support, network and capacity building within the Anglican Communion in the countries in which NetsforLife® is implemented.

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Fighting Malaria in Africa

There are an estimated 207 million cases of malaria each year, resulting in nearly 627,000 deaths. The majority of these deaths are children younger than five years old. Join us in the fight against malaria in Africa. Give today.


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NetsforLife® is a partnership program of Episcopal Relief & Development, a nonprofit, tax-exempt charitable organization
under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

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