Episcopal Relief and Development
Founded 1940, USA, as Presiding Bishop's Fund for World Relief (the Fund), by the Episcopal Church. Current title adopted 2000 to emphasize the organization's disaster relief work and focus on long-term, integrated community development. In 2012, aligned vision and strategy with a method called Asset-Based Community Development.
Address poverty, hunger and disease through multi-sector programmes, using the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a framework; work closely with Anglican Communion and ecumenical partners to help communities create long-term development strategies and rebuild after disasters.
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Operates under the General Convention of the Episcopal Church. Board of Directors of 21 members, including clergy and lay leaders from around the US.
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