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news item 15 May 2009 – After more than 12 years of dedicated service to CNEWA, Deputy Secretary General Chorbishop John D. Faris will return to the service of the Maronite Eparchy of St. Maron of Brooklyn as pastor of St. Aloysius Gonzaga Church in Utica, New York, on 1 June. Read more...


news item 15 May 2009 – In April, CNEWA’s Jerusalem-based staff began the work of rebuilding Gaza’s church- sponsored charities, clinics and schools damaged or destroyed during the January 2009 war between Israel and Hamas. Read more...


news item 15 May 2009 – CNEWA Canada concluded its Ukrainian flood relief campaign recently. Launched in August 2008, the appeal raised more than $85,000 to assist victims of last summer’s devastating flood in western Ukraine. Read more...


news item 15 May 2009 – In early March, our Jerusalem office received a grant of $804,014 for its child care projects from the Salam ya Seghar fund. Read more...


news item 15 May 2009 – CNEWA’s U.S. national secretary, Gabriel Delmonaco, accompanied five benefactors to Ethiopia in March. During the week-long trip, the group met with religious leaders and visited CNEWA-supported programs and social service institutions in and around the capital of Addis Ababa, in the northern region of Tigre and in the southern region of Gurage. Read more...