Posts Tagged ‘Development-Relief’

Hindustani Church Supports Sandy Storm Victims

1 Comment » Written on November 7th, 2012     
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CHICAGO, IL (November 7, 2012) – The Hindustani Covenant Church (HCC) has contributed $3,000 for Covenant World Relief (CWR) to assist survivors of Hurricane Sandy in New York City.…


Candidates Sought to Lead Paul Carlson Partnership

Post a Comment » Written on September 21st, 2012     
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CHICAGO, IL (September 21, 2012) – Candidates are being sought for the position as director of the Paul Carlson Partnership (PCP), replacing current Executive Director Byron Miller who is retiring after four years of service.…


Merge Lists 2013 Student Global Leadership Events

Post a Comment » Written on September 19th, 2012     
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KNOXVILLE, TN (September 19, 2012) – A new leadership initiative through Covenant Merge Ministries will bring together 15 high school students with counterparts in a developing world nation.…


New Solar Panels Lighting the Way in Karawa

5 comments Written on August 2nd, 2012     
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KARAWA, DR CONGO (August 2, 2012) – Newly installed solar panels have enabled the hospital here to have electricity nearly every day.…


CWR Adopting New Descriptive Slogan

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CHICAGO, IL (April 11, 2012) – The new tagline for Covenant World Relief, “Partners in Transformation,” will give a better understanding of the breadth of the ministry, says director Dave Husby. It will appear on all printed materials and …


New Online Giving Feature Now Available

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CHICAGO, IL (December 16, 2011) – A new and improved online giving feature is now available on the Evangelical Covenant Church website, providing a more convenient and user-friendly experience for those wanting to support a variety of Covenant mission and …


Think of Others This Gift-Giving Season

2 comments Written on November 17th, 2011     
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CHICAGO, IL (November 17, 2011) – Want to buy a bucket of fish? Or how about a pig or a sheep?…


Olympia Church to Build New Bokonzo Water Tower, Lines

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OLYMPIA, WA (September 14, 2011) – The water tower in Bokonzo, Democratic Republic of Congo, frequently runs dry, but thousands of people in the area count on that water. Even when the tower is filled, broken supply lines have hampered …


CWR Partnering With Japan Church to Provide Aid

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MIYAKO, JAPAN (July 11, 2011) – Japanese citizens whose homes barely missed being destroyed by the tsunami in March now are dealing with survivor’s guilt, and most of the people left homeless are still living in evacuation shelters or government-built …


Communities Brace for Flooding and Clear Tornado Damage

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MISSOURI VALLEY, IA (June 8, 2011) – Volunteers from Evangelical Covenant church congregations in Omaha, Nebraska, worked Tuesday to stave off flooding expected to overwhelm parts of the region while members of the church in Springfield, Massachusetts, continued to help …