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EVANGELICAL HOMES FOR CHILDREN INC
September 27, 2010

This is the current corporate name for the American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem. AFEDJ is an independent, non-political 501c3 providing humanitarian aid to the schools, hospitals, clinics and institutes for the disabled of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem. The Diocese includes Israel, Palestine, Jordan, Syria and Lebanon. The Diocese serves all, regardless of ethnic, religious or economic background. For more information, go to www.afedj.org or contact the Director at aklynn@afedj.org

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I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I've visited the schools and hospitals AFEDJ supports to insure that funds are used effectively and to identify needs. Each models tolerence and respect for differences. In most areas, they are the only resource these struggling people have.

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When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

MY ROLE:
Board Member & AFEDJ supports scholarships, healthcare and infrastrurcture development in the Diocoese of Jerualem.

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THE AMERICAN FRIENDS OF THE EPISCOPAL DIOCESE OF JERUSALEM INC
September 27, 2010

The American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem merged with Evangelical Homes for Children in 2003. The organization listed here in Texas no longer exists. Please go to Evangelical Homes for Children, doing business as American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem, located in Connecticut for accurate information on the work this organization does today. www.afedj.org. It is an independent, non-political 501c3 providing humanitarian aid to the schools, hospitals and institutions for the disabled in the Diocese of Jerusalem. The Diocese covers Israel, Palestine, Jordan, Syria and Lebanon. We welcome your inquiries for further information. aklynn@afedj.org Anne Lynn, Executive Director American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerualem www.afedj.org

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I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

AFEDJ educates US donors through an e-newsletter, printed material and a website at afedj.org. The St. Nicholas Day celebration and other fundraising efforts means important gifts can support education, healthcare and hope for a struggling people.

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If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Delete the incorrect information about a Texas organization which no longer exists. The real, current organization would deeply appreciate your support.

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What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

The Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem serves all through education and healthcare, regardless of ethnic, religious or economic background. In this volatile region, tolerance and respect for differences is an important message and a critical mission.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Most have visited the Holy Land and been transformed by the experience. We value their insight and commitment.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Educate every child in the entire Diocese, allowing them a better future and advancing the cause of peace.

Ways to make it better...

We had more resources to address the overwhelming need.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

Those living in the Diocese face uncertainty and fear every day. Stability and hope can come in many ways. We hope to inspire many to support this work.

One thing I'd also say is that...

Please go to the AFEDJ website at www.afedj.org or contact the Director, Anne Lynn at aklynn@afedj.org

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

MY ROLE:
Board Member & we have grown and evolved AFEDJ to better serve the needy in the Holy Land.

Review from Guidestar