Our Mission: Inspired by God’s radical grace, we exist to empower Anglicans in the developing world to show the love of Christ to those in need in their own communities: Clean water for the thirsty. Jobs for the poor. Education for children. Food for the hungry. Hope for those without hope.


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  • ARDF Welcomes Christine Jones as the New Director of Mobilization

    Christine Jones

    The Anglican Relief and Development Fund is excited to announce Christine N. Jones as our new Director of Mobilization. “What ARDF has learned over the past year is that someone experienced in lay mobilization is needed on a full time basis,” says says Canon Bill Deiss, ARDF’s Executive Director. “This will equip both our Trustees and over 75 advocates […]

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  • One Year Later: ARDF Visits Nepal One Year After The Devastating Earthquake

    Nepalis Marking the Anniversary with Prayer Photo Credit: Bill Haley

    Anglican Relief and Development Fund (ARDF) Executive Director, Canon Bill Deiss, and ARDF US Trustee Rev. Bill Haley are visiting Nepal one year after the earthquake of April 25th, 2015. Their trip will focus on building long-term partnerships with local leaders to ensure a successful reconstruction effort—and on encouraging the local church as they rely on God […]

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  • Thoughts from the Executive Director – April 2016


    Thoughts for the Easter Season Dear friends, Easter has finally arrived!  How wonderful it is to hear the freeing word that the tomb is empty.  Christ is risen.  We live because He is alive. During the past forty days of sober reflection we explored the important role education plays in Christian relief and development work. […]

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