Stories by pwrdf

Introducing “Introducing PWRDF”

Canada Stories, Featured

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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