St. John’s fosters a generous commitment to support the work of PWRDF (the Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund). This work supports emergency relief after natural disasters or war, refugee initiatives, development projects around the world, food security challenges, and global vaccine equity initiatives.

Here are some projects that we are highlighting: 



Learn more about how to support the humanitarian relief efforts in Gaza.


Relief to Ukraine

To learn more about how to support the humanitarian relief work for refugees from Ukraine click HERE.

Read about how PWRDF is partnering with Initiative E+ to provide medical supplies to injured civilians in Ukraine.


Parish Letters

Read more about some projects highlighted by the St. John's PWRDF Parish Group:

Easter 2024 Letter - relief efforts in Gaza, climate change, Uganda projects for women.

Advent 2023 Letter - Humanitarian Relief in Gaza; East Africa; and the gift of a farm.

June 2022 Letter - Emergency Food Relief Appeal

Christmas 2021 Letter - clean water in indigenous communities, recovery efforts in B.C., and Kenya Water Well projects.

Thanksgiving 2021 Letter. - "Light for Every Birth" campaign, "World of Gifts" catalogue.

August 2021 Letter - "Light for Every Birth" campaign.

Advent 2020 Letter - Kenya Water Well projects; COVID-19 projects.

Thank you for your generous support of PWRDF.

For more information, please contact Doris M'Timkulu, chair of the St. John's PWRDF Group, through the Parish Office 519-846-5911.