Episcopal Diocese of Western New York
Disaster Relief

Message from Bishop Franklin about Puerto Rico

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I know that we have all been watching the unfolding humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico over the last few days.  In the face of such destruction and need, the temptation can be to jump in and do anything, or to be overwhelmed and do nothing.  I believe the best…

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Hurricane Harvey Response

As you have all seen on the news, Hurricane Harvey has hit Texas hard and it continues to rain, increasing the flooding.  The information the Diocese has received from Texas is that the two things that are most needed are financial donations and prayer. We have been asked not to collect items at this point. …

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