Who are we?
The Fund for the Diaconate of The Episcopal Church in the United States is an organization which performs a vital service by assisting deacons - working, retired or disabled - who have insufficient funds for their needs.
Advancing the Diaconate
A first-ever, collaborative development campaign to support and improve the lives of Episcopal deacons.
Developed by The Fund for the Diaconate and the Association for Episcopal Deacons. Add your support!
Covid-19 Emergency Grant Program
Apply by October 31, 2021
Our Emergency Grant Program aids deacons affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Grants will cover March 1, 2020 - October 31, 2021. Applications will be accepted until October 31, 2021. Details, FAQ and Application.
2021 Board Election
Monday, August 23 - Thursday, September 30, 2021
We will be electing 3 Directors and proposing an amendment to our Certificate of Incorporation. All Episcopal deacons will receive a ballot. More details and meet the nominees.