Unit Groups News


Diocesan PWRDF Unit Report - 60 Years of Outreach

The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF ) and the diocesan unit say thank you to all individuals and parishes who donated to and undertook collective fund raising efforts for items in the 2017 World... Read More

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PWRDF 2018 Call for Nominations

2018 Board Members call for nominations Nominations are currently being sought for the Primate’s World Relief and Development Board of Directors. For information about desired qualifications, please read the... Read More


Adele Finney and Peter Goodwin - PWRDF Honorary Associates

On February 18, LENT I prior to The Peace being exchanged at the 10:30 am Eucharist at Christ Church Cathedral (CCC) retired PWRDF Executive Director, Adele Finney and current diocesan PWRDF Unit Chair, Peter... Read More

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Anglican Urban Aboriginal Ministries - Fridays in Lent

On Friday evenings during Lent 2018, Anglican Urban Aboriginal Ministry (UAM) (pastor, the Reverend Vivian Seegers) and Lutheran Aboriginal Ministry will present a Friday Lenten Series. On February 23, March 2, 9,... Read More


PWRDF Unit - Lenten Programme 2018

The Diocese of New Westminster PWRDF Unit commends the Canadian Foodgrains  Bank(CFGB) (PWRDF partner) to your parish for Lent 2018. This is a priority for PWRDF across Canada at this time as PWRDF marks 10 years of... Read More


MVA Transit Fare Impact

The Reverend Margaret Marquardt, chair of the diocesan Eco-Justice Unit is also on the leadership team of Metro Vancouver Alliance (MVA). MVA is going to be holding an action in March meeting with Ministers in the ... Read More


MVA Members from D of NW Meet with Shane Simpson

Beside this post you will see a photo of the MVA (Metro Vancouver Alliance) group who met with the Honourable Shane Simpson, Minister for Social Development and Poverty Reduction on January 23, regarding the... Read More


Federal Government Responds to Eco-Justice Unit Concerns

The Eco-Justice of the Diocese is concerned about Labour Practices behind consumer products Canadians purchase The letters below are from the Federal Government of Canada to the Eco-Justice Unit of the Diocese of... Read More


BVOR Christmas Appeal for Refugee Placement

A Message Forwarded from the Diocesan Refugee Unit (DRU) During this season of giving, please remember the many refugees who need a home. Refugees are in desperate need of Canadian sponsors. Find out how you can... Read More

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Letter from Ministry of Immigration

On December 10, 2017, Bishop Skelton's and Archdeacon Fenton's offices received the following letter from Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship for the Federal Government of Canada, The Honourable Ahmed... Read More