Economic Justice

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September 5, 2018

By: The Office of Government Relations

As summer comes to a close, we want to thank you for your ongoing support of the Office of Government Relations and for your commitment to faith-based advocacy. In these turbulent political times, the work we carry out can help our communities and country – together, we can lift up the values...

June 15, 2018

The Episcopal Church is engaging with the Poor People's Campaign and the A.C.T. to End Racism campaign and rally.

Below are Episcopal Church policy highlights that intersect with this campaign. This is just a sample of policies from General Convention and Executive Council that could be...

February 23, 2018

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...

October 12, 2017

The Episcopal Church Economic Justice Loan Committee (EJLC) has awarded three loans totaling $950,000 to community development organizations to assist in affordable housing and small business development in areas that lack access to traditional lending.

The Economic Justice Loan Committee...

October 11, 2017

[Episcopal Office of Public Affairs]  The Episcopal Church Economic Justice Loan Committee (EJLC) has awarded three loans totaling $950,000 to community development organizations to assist in affordable housing and small business development in areas that lack access to traditional lending....

February 21, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] Women from more than 20 countries around the Anglican Communion will be at the United Nations in New York next month to press for greater economic empowerment for women across the globe.

Delegations from the Anglican Communion and the Mothers’ Union will...

February 3, 2017

The Episcopal Church Advisory Council for the Stewardship of Creation is accepting applications again for grants that focus on local faith-based projects for mitigating climate change and safeguarding the integrity of Creation.

The Episcopal Church Advisory Council for the Stewardship of...

February 3, 2017

The Episcopal Church Advisory Council for the Stewardship of Creation is accepting applications again for grants that focus on local faith-based projects for mitigating climate change and safeguarding the integrity of Creation.

The Episcopal Church Advisory Council for the Stewardship of...

January 18, 2017

N. Kurt Barnes, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer, announced that the Episcopal Church Economic Justice Loan Committee (ELJC) recently approved five investments in community development financial intermediaries, totaling $1.4 million.

"We are happy to approve new loans with groups...

January 17, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] N. Kurt Barnes, treasurer and chief financial officer, announced that the Episcopal Church’ s Economic Justice Loan Committee (EJLC) recently approved five investments in community development financial intermediaries, totaling $1.4...

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

September 1 is Labor Day, a federal holiday in the United States to celebrate the economic and s

September 2 is Labor Day, a federal holiday in the United States to celebrate the economic and s

On August 28, 1963, demonstrators marched from the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial,

As we celebrate Labor Day, we pray for a living wage in the September 2 Episcopal Life bulletin

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Information on the DREAM (The Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minorities) Act of 20

Housing is generally considered affordable if it costs no more than 30% of a household’s income.

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

The SeniorJobBank, very simply, is a meeting place for over-50 job seekers and the employers see

This organization serves to strengthen and support those engaged in economic justice ministries

Seeks to inspire, nurture, and affirm those who serve the unique needs of the people of Appalach