The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) has announced an initial grant of $20,000 for ACT’s Rapid Response Program. ACT has issued a preliminary appeal of $1.6 million USD for response to the 8.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Chile on February 27. PWRDF does not currently have development partners in Chile but has a history of working ecumenically through coalitions, accompanying human rights organizations and at this time, responding to the needs of those in Chile through ACT Alliance. PWRDF is receiving donations for Chile.
Contributions can be made in the following ways:
Go to www.canadahelps.org and type in PWRDF which will take you the donation page where you can designate
For credit card donations contact:
416-924-9192 ext. 320; 1-866-308-7973
Please do not send your credit card number by email or fax.
Make cheques payable to “PWRDF”, for “Chile earthquake” and send them to:
The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund
The Anglican Church of Canada
80 Hayden Street
Toronto, Ontario M4Y 3G2
PWRDF Donations Contact:
Jennifer Brownjbrown@pwrdf.org416-924-9192 ext. 320; 1-866-308-7973
PWRDF Humanitarian Response Coordinator
Naba Gurungngurung@pwrdf.org 416-924-9192 ext. 321