Stories by pwrdf

Introducing “Introducing PWRDF”

Canada Stories, Featured
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The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund is a complex organization with over 50 years of history.  PWRDF staff and volunteers are often challenged to […]

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PWRDF Responds to Earthquake in Turkey

Emergency Response Stories, Featured, PWRDF News Release
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PWRDF is responding to the earthquake which killed hundreds of people and destroyed homes, roads, and livelihoods in southeast Turkey on October 23.  PWRDF responds […]

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Tsunami Files #17: Taking their First Vacation

Asia Pacific Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Featured, Tsunami Files
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The women of the PWRDF-supported business group in Patchiapuram, India got to take their first ever vacation paid for entirely by themselves.  They used some […]

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PWRDF Responds to Typhoons in the Philippines

Asia Pacific Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Featured
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Two powerful typhoons rocked the Philippines September 24 and 27, 2011.  Over 5 million people have been affected by the storms–losing homes, infrastructure–and over 50 […]

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Congratulations, Keiskamma Trust

Africa Stories, Featured, HIV/AIDS Stories, South Africa Stories, Women Stories
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PWRDF congratulates the Keiskamma Trust, a PWRDF partner honoured with the Business and Arts South Africa (BASA) Chairman’s Premier Award.  This award recognizes sustained and […]

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PWRDF Provides Relief after Earthquake in India

Asia Pacific Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Featured
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On September 18, a 6.9 magnitude earthquake rocked the Sikkim and West Bengal region in India.  10,000 people lost their homes and livelihoods in the […]

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Tsunami Files #16: Cooperative Business

Asia Pacific Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Featured, Sri Lanka, Tsunami Files
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After the tsunami destroyed their livelihoods, women living near and in Matara, Sri Lanka turned to Savisthri- a PWRDF partner- for help in rebuilding their […]

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PWRDF Aid Gets Through in Kenya

Africa Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Featured, Kenya Stories
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PWRDF is a member of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank (CFGB), an organization comprised of 15 Canadian Churches and agencies working together to end hunger through […]

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