Poverty & Hunger

Poverty & Hunger

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January 3, 2019

By: Alan Yarborough, Communications Coordinator and Office Manager

This week, the 116th session of Congress will convene. Members of Congress have their work cut out for them – most urgently, they need to find a way to end the partial government shutdown and fund the government, allowing federal workers and contractors return to their jobs.

This new...

September 12, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has used an address to Britain’s Trade Union Congress to speak of a society where church-run food banks and homeless shelters are no longer needed. Archbishop Justin delivered his address as the TUC gathered in Manchester...

September 5, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] A report co-authored by the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby says that Britain’s economy “is not working for millions of people and needs fundamental reform.” The report argues that “a fair economy is a strong economy” and says that “prosperity and justice...

August 10, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Church volunteers are stepping in to provide food and support for struggling families as cuts to public spending impact on child poverty, the Church in Wales said this week during an event at The Eisteddfod, the annual cultural festival. The audience at the...

August 10, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Church volunteers are stepping in to provide food and support for struggling families as cuts to public spending impact on child poverty, the Church in Wales said this week during an event at The Eisteddfod, the annual cultural festival. The audience at the...

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...

June 13, 2018

The Perfect Paws Pet Ministry at All Saints Episcopal Church in Danvers, Massachusetts, hosted a meeting of the West Highland White Terrier Club in September.

[Episcopal News Service] Lord God made them all, the creatures of the world great and small, and God’s...

May 18, 2018

By: The Office of Government Relations

The Episcopal Church Office of Government Relations expresses its concern regarding the political and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela.  The country’s political and economic situation has created a humanitarian crisis which has forced many Venezuelans to find refuge in other Latin American...

May 1, 2018

By: Jericho Road, Diocese of Louisiana

Jericho Road Episcopal Housing Initiative successfully met the following goals of our Healthy Living for Low-Income Familiesprogram in an effort to bring educational and experiential opportunities for healthy living habits to low-income families in Central City, New Orleans:

Formed...

January 31, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican Alliance, which helps to coordinates Anglican churches and agencies to work for a world free of poverty and justice, has launched a yearlong focus on anti-slavery initiatives across the Communion. Through its Freedom Year initiative, the Alliance...

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Strategic Response by the Episcopal Church to the Summit on Domestic Poverty

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