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PWRDF responds to Irma with $40,000 for Cuba and Haiti

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Flooding in Haiti after Hurricane Irma. Christian Aid photo.

The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund has announced an initial grant of $40,000 for immediate response to Hurricane Irma in Cuba and Haiti. PWRDF […]

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PWRDF Monitoring Hurricane Irma

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hurricane irma

PWRDF is monitoring the situation and determining how we can best respond with partners on the ground in Cuba, Haiti and Latin America to the […]

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PWRDF expands relief work in Haiti and Cuba

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Distribution of supplies to people who were affected by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti. Photo: FCA

As Hurricane Matthew dissipates at last, the extent of the storm’s effects in Haiti and Cuba is being assessed.  And the numbers are staggering.  Over […]

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Waste not, want not

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Bottles are re-used for many purposes at the CCRD-run farm in Cuba. Photo: Mona Edwards

Buenos Dios from Cuba, In a materialistic society we sometimes lose sight of the Common Good/ Bien Comun. As our social engagement group of 13 […]

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The poor need bread AND beauty

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Justice Camp participants debriefing after their immersion groups have regathered together. Photo: Diocese of Niagara

All the immersion groups are now back at the centre in Matanzas for a time of sharing impressions and wrap-up for the week. Each immersion […]

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Bienvenidos a Cuba

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A warm welcome at Varadero airport. Photo: Diocese of Niagara

Hola and warm greetings from Cuba. We certainly received a warm greeting from our Cuban hosts starting at the airport, where we were each given […]

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