PWRDF announces $40,000 for relief work in Ethiopia

Amene Ahmed working with his cattle in Ethiopia. Photo: Johannes Odé

Amene Ahmed, 22,  lives with his wife and two daughters in Adele in the lowlands of Ethiopia. He works as a farmer and has one […]

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PWRDF announces new Executive Director

Will Postma was announced as PWRDF's new Executive Director today. Photo: Simon Chambers

TORONTO—William Postma has been appointed executive director of the Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund, Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, […]

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Nepal: One Year Later

Bhagwati Tamang lays bricks in Jogimara, a village in the Dhading District of Nepal Tamang, an experienced mason, has helped the ACT Alliance train other carpenters and masons in the community so they'll be ready to help construct permanent housing. Photo: ACT/Paul Jeffrey

One year ago today, Kathmandu and the surrounding region in Nepal was devastated by an earthquake that killed over 8000 people, destroyed hundreds of thousands of […]

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PWRDF Announces $15,000 for Ecuadorian Earthquake Relief

Ecuador earthquake infographic by ACT Alliance

PWRDF  will send an initial grant of $15,000 through the ACT Alliance for relief efforts in Ecuador after the deadly  7.8 magnitude earthquake of April […]

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PWRDF to respond after Ecuador earthquake

April 16, 2016 earthquake in Ecuador. By United States Geological Survey - http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us20005j32#shakemap, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=48225555

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the northern coast of Ecuador on April 16, 2016.  The epicentre was just 170 kilometres northwest of Quito the capital […]

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To be silent, pray, and listen

A common water point in Pikangikum. Photo: Pikangikum Working Group

Our hearts stopped at PWRDF when we heard the news of the fire in Pikangikum on Wednesday morning, March 30. And then our hearts and […]

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