October 9, 2014
October 2, 2014
[Episcopal Health Foundation press release] Episcopal Health Foundation leaders today announced a detailed plan to improve community health across 57 Texas counties. The plan was introduced during a presentation at Iglesia Episcopal San Mateo in Houston. The new $1.2 billion foundation believes its One Vision, Three Goals, Seven Strategies plan will help transform the health of families most in need through a different way of philanthropy.
“Our goal is not just...
September 25, 2014
September 17, 2014
[Seamen’s Church Institute press release] Think Somali piracy is a thing of the past? That “past” haunts thousands of seafarers today; but the reports from individual seafarers mostly go unnoticed, as some shipowners leave seafarers high and dry after release—ignored and uncompensated. Their stories tell of trying times in the wake of survival.
The Seamen’s Church Institute’s (SCI) Douglas B. Stevenson, Director of SCI’s Center for...
September 16, 2014
September 11, 2014
Gorlice, Poland: Saint’s US descendants participate in 100th AnniversaryDescendants of Saint Maksym present included [from left] granddaughter Wiera Sandowicz-Bakowska, Warsaw, Poland; great nephew Archpriest Daniel Ressetar, Harrisburg, PA; great grandson Alexei Sandowicz, Vladimir, Russia; and great-great nephew Dimitri Ressetar, Harrisburg, PA. ...
September 10, 2014
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Bishop Stacy F. Sauls, Chief Operating Officer of The Episcopal Church, has announced that Victoria Manley and Karen A. Wibrew have been named Episcopal Church Major Gifts Officers. The Major Gifts Officers, members of the Episcopal Church Development Office, are responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding prospective major donors.
August 27, 2014
August 27, 2014