The Episcopal Church in Vermont announced recently approved grants totaling $46,312 to support 15 projects underway across the diocese. One of the projects is a charitable fundraising effort at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Norwich.
UNRWA Fundraising Challenge, Norwich, VT. For the past 11 years, the people of St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Norwich have raised funds for agencies that serve groups and nations suffering from various catastrophes. This year, one of their focuses has been the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA). During Lent, the 40-day period leading up to Easter, parishioners raised $2,100, and their contributions are being matched with grant funding. $2,100.