Domestic Poverty

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In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Poor People’s Campaign organized by the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in 1968, the Episcopal Church is teaming with ecumenical partners including the National Council of Churches into action, ministry, and official relationship with the 2018 Poor...

December 18, 2017

[Episcopal Public Policy Network policy alert] In his new video, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry reminds us to pray, fast and act this Advent and Christmas, in support of good policies that provide opportunities for and respect the dignity of people struggling with poverty.

This month, we...

October 11, 2017

[Episcopal Public Policy Network policy alert] Congress has allowed the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to expire. The failure to reauthorize this program threatens the health of 9 million children and pregnant women as well as the positive financial trajectory and stability of their...

May 18, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) have issued a joint statement calling for prayer, fasting and advocacy.

The statement, For...

April 26, 2017

[Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta press release] The Episcopal Community Foundation for Middle and North Georgia, or ECF, has announced $26,000 in anti-hunger grants from proceeds of its 33rd Annual Hunger Walk/Run, held in partnership with the Atlanta Community Food Bank and local faith...

By: Christopher Sikkema

1) How long have you been affiliated with Jubilee Ministries, and in what capacity?

The Episcopal Church of El Buen Pastor, Durham, was accepted as a site for Jubilee Ministries in the fall of 2016. I developed the Jubilee Ministries proposal leading up to that acceptance.

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By: Christopher Sikkema

1) How long have you been affiliated with Jubilee Ministries, and in what capacity?

We applied for it on November 1, 2016, and were just notified of the recognition on February 15, 2017. This is something the parish has been involved in over its lifetime though since 1903.

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By: Christopher Sikkema

1) How long have you been affiliated with Jubilee Ministries, and in what capacity?

We applied for it on November 1, 2016, and were just notified of the recognition on February 15, 2017. This is something the parish has been involved in over its lifetime though since 1903.

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By: Christopher Sikkema

 

1) How long have you been affiliated with Jubilee Ministries, and in what capacity?

We are new to Jubilee Ministries in 2017, but have been serving our community for nearly 30 years. St. Michael's Clinic is the only provider for the uninsured in West Anniston, the...

By: Christopher Sikkema

 

1) How long have you been affiliated with Jubilee Ministries, and in what capacity?

We are new to Jubilee Ministries in 2017, but have been serving our community for nearly 30 years. St. Michael's Clinic is the only provider for the uninsured in West Anniston, the...

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The Episcopal Church and the ELCA continue our united call to Pray, Fast, and Act in support of

The Episcopal Church and The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America continue our united call to

The presiding bishops of the Episcopal Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America cal

The presiding bishops of the Episcopal Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America cal

There is a wonderful book that was published some years ago titled “Eat, Pray, Love.” I want to

Jubilee Ministries, created by an act of General Convention in 1983, encourage a ministry of joi

Jubilee Ministries, created by an act of General Convention in 1983, encourage a ministry of joi

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We deliver services through a nationwide network of over 1,400 offices that include regional off

The National Senior Citizens Law Center’s principal mission is to protect the rights of low-inco

The State Health Insurance Assistance Program, or SHIP, is a national program that offers one-on

RCRC brings the moral power of religious communities to ensure reproductive choice through educa

The mission of Episcopal Community Services is to engage the Episcopal and broader communities, 

This organization embraces a wide range of activities that promote and support the community ser

This nonprofit, ecumenical Christian organization is dedicated to eliminating substandard housin

We are un–housed and housed people called by God into Christian community and ministry for the p

A nonprofit organization started in 1983, ECS helps homeless, disabled and very low-income adult

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