UMCOR: You Can Make a Difference
In the rural Leogane District, epicenter of last year’s earthquake in
With UMCOR support, GHA has developed a program to offer continuing education, training, support, and equipment to a core group of community health workers and traditional birth attendants. The program also helps villagers become aware of health and development issues, and offers basic health care.
One hundred percent of your gift to Haiti Emergency, UMCOR Advance #418325 supports programs like this one that help the Haitian people rebuild stronger communities.
On a cold winter day in
The shipment is the first in the short history of UMCOR West, which opened its doors in mid-2009. Until now, the depot has sent relief kits first to UMCOR Sager Brown in
For more information about UMCOR’s relief supply depots, kit ministry, and volunteer opportunities, click here. Your gift to Material Resource Ministry, UMCOR Advance #901440, allows UMCOR warehouses to purchase relief supplies in bulk.
HIV/AIDS is the leading cause of death among African American women, ages 25 – 34. Learn more at the African American Women and HIV/AIDS Conference to be held March 3 – 5, 2011, in
The conference, which is sponsored by The United Methodist Church Global AIDS Fund Committee, will focus on HIV/AIDS-related issues that specifically affect African-American women and mobilize faith communities to act.
UMCOR provides emergency relief in many areas of the world. To find out more about UMCOR’s ministries, please visit umcor.org.
You can donate to any project by placing a contribution in the offering plate at a local United Methodist church; by sending a check to UMCOR,
And, please pray for those who are hungry, displaced, sick or in poverty because of these and other natural and human-made disasters, and for the workers who minister to them.