Update on Victorian Response

17 January, 2020 To: Provincial Council Dear Friends, I am writing this special letter to update you on how the Victorian dioceses have been responding to the devastating bushfires that have gripped our state in the past two weeks and particularly impacted the Dioceses of Gippsland and Wangaratta. Last week following some discussion with theContinue reading “Update on Victorian Response”

Provincial Emergency Relief Fund Aids Dioceses

The Provincial Officer for the Province of Victoria, Bishop Andrew Curnow has announced that the Provincial Emergency Relief Fund (PEF) managed by the Diocese of Melbourne, has made emergency relief grants to the bush fire affected dioceses of Gippsland and Wangaratta and Gippsland of $25,000 each. This was one of the immediate outcomes of aContinue reading “Provincial Emergency Relief Fund Aids Dioceses”