Churches Committee For Emergency Aid (CIPAE)

Comité de Iglesias para Ayudas de Emergencia Churches Committee for Emergency Aid (CIPAE) is an ecumenical institution, not-for-profit, for the defense and promotion of fundamental human rights. It was created by three Christian churches: Christian Church Disciples of Christ, Evangelical Church of the Rio de la Plata and the Catholic Church, on 28 June 1976. After having served for several years, under the legal personality of the three founding churches, in the year 1995, CIPAE was constituted under the figure of Civil Society, non-profit, with restricted capacity of “Legal Personality” registered in the General Direction of Public Records Section.

Acronym: CIPAE

Primary Address

Indianapolis, Indiana



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