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[Anglican Church Campaign to Increase Adoptions in Nova Scotia]

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Date
1967 June 19
Source
Anglican News Service
Record Type
Press Release
Date
1967 June 19
Source
Anglican News Service
Record Type
Press Release
Text
Halifax, Nova Scotia - Officials of the Department of Public Welfare have expressed thanks to the Anglican Church of Canada for its cooperation in a recent campaign to increase adoptions throughout the province.
There were 46 inquiries from married couples to the provincial coordinator for adoption services following the month-long campaign, according to a statement received by the church's social service department.
It is the first example of co-operation between the Anglican Church and provincial authorities in the adoption field. Church organized officials say they hope such a campaign might also be organized in other provinces.
Anglican clergy were asked by Rt. Rev. W.W. Davis, Bishop of the Diocese of Nova Scotia, to preach on adoption, or conduct a discussion in their churches and to circulate an adoption brochure produced by several denominations.
At present, 21 of the couples that made inquiries have completed or are in the process of completing their adoption.
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Subjects
Adoption - Law and legislation - Nova Scotia
Adoption - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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Caution About Releasing Subscriber Lists

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Date
1994 April 30-May 5
Source
National Executive Council. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 28-05-94
Date
1994 April 30-May 5
Source
National Executive Council. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 28-05-94
Mover
Mr. George Axon
Seconder
Bishop Ronald Ferris
Text
That NEC caution dioceses about releasing subscriber lists because the short term [increase] in revenue will be more than offset by other fundraisers having access to the lists. CARRIED #28-05-94
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada - Dioceses
Church fund raising - Anglican Church of Canada
Fund raising - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Direct-mail fund raising - Canada
Advertising - Canada
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