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Everything listed under: Millennium Development Goals

  • Serving Our Partners in Honduras

    by the Rev. Andrea Baker, Assistant Rector, Faith Episcopal Church, Cameron Park Bishop Barry Beisner asked me to represent The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California at The Episcopal Diocese of Honduras’ annual convention in Tela, Honduras on May 23, 2015. This was my first visit to Honduras in four years, and it was a wonderful reunion with old friends and colleagues, as well as an opportunity to rekindle our partner diocese relationship.

  • Winning the Ebola Fight in Liberia

    by the Rev. Dan Boeger, Deacon, St. Timothy's, Gridley In response to the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) of 2014, a grant of $3,000.00 was awarded to St.

  • 2014 MDG Grant Process Now Open

    by the Rev. Lucretia Jevne, Chair of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California's Millennium Development Goals Committee, Priest in Partnership, St. Brigid's, Rio Vista Thanks to the generosity of the people of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California, 0.7% of our diocesan income is reserved for grants to congregations to help make poverty in the world a thing of the past, by supporting projects that fulfill the Millennium Development Goals (a full list of these goals appears at the e...

  • MDG Grants Awarded

    by Thea Mangels The Millennium Development Goals Steering Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California is pleased to announce the names of the 2013 Millennium Development Goals Grants recipients. The funding of these grants comes as a result of the passage of ( R1-07), which promises 0.7% of the diocesan budget to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Each project focuses on multiple goals.

  • MDG Grants Available

    by Millennium Development Goal Committee The Millennium Development Goals Committee is pleased to announce the opportunity for congregations to apply for Millennium Development Goal grants again this year. The funds for these grants are available thanks to the generosity of the people of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California who have dedicated 0.7 percent of diocesan budget towards the Millennium Development Goals. These grants are available to help congregations work on projects aimed at...

  • Fall MDG Grants

    Many thanks to the generosity of the people of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California who have dedicated 0.7 percent of the diocesan budget towards the Millennium Development Goals. It is our hope that every church in our diocese will be able to sponsor a program dedicated to the relief of poverty around the globe. To that end, this year the Millennium Development Goals Committee will once again be offering grants (click here to see the 2012 grant winners).

  • 2012 MDG Grants

    The Millennium Development Goals Steering Committee (MDG) for the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California is sharing an update that the deadline is fast approaching for the 2012 Millennium Development Goals Grant applications. Click here for a grant application form. The funding of these grants comes as a result of the passage of ( R1-07).  The purpose of the grants is to provide congregations with start-up or expansion funds for ministry programs or projects which support the Millennium D...

  • 2011 MDG Grant Recipients Announced

    by the Rev. Lucretia Jevne of St. Luke's, Calistoga Chair, Millennium Development Goals Committee The Millenium Development Goals (MDG) Committee has announced the recipients of the 2011 Millennium Development Goals Grants.

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