A fundraiser for the Central Congo Episcopal Area Partnership Projects was held at the Delaware Distilling Company June 3. The Peninsula Delaware Conference has had a relationship with the Central Congo Episcopal Area since the late 1990s. Their partnership now includes The Eastern PA Conference and the Western North Carolina Conference. The partnership is raising funds for the severely malnourished children by supporting the Mpasa Medical Clinic in Central Congo. Mpasa also has nutrition program for the elderly. The conference also have plans to expand the Mpasa clinic. The partnership has a sewing and agricultural programs to help families become self sufficient.