Heifer International is helping to bring an end to world hunger by providing farm animals and education to villages in under-developed countries. Donations to this worthy cause truly help feed the hungry, not just one meal, but for generations to come.
Simply put, malaria kills. Today in Africa, a child dies from malaria every 60 seconds. Millions of lives are needlessly lost every year.
WHAT IF malaria were on the endangered list?
What if its days were numbered?
What if we talked about malaria the way we do polio: almost never?
Imagine No Malaria is an extraordinary effort of the people of The United Methodist Church, putting our faith into action to end preventable deaths by malaria in Africa, especially the death of a child or a mother.
We are not alone. Imagine No Malaria has partners to help make beating malaria a reality. We work with organizations who are global leaders in the fight against malaria and other diseases of poverty.
Red Bird Mission, a non-profit agency located in the Appalachian mountains of Southeastern Kentucky, empowers individuals and advocates justice by providing educational, health, and community outreach ministries to area low-income residents.
Trinity UMC supports missionaries Craig and Karen Dial as Associates in Mission Service (AIMS) serving with Red Bird Mission of the Red Bird Missionary Conference in Kentucky.
Samaritan's Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan's Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God's love through His Son, Jesus Christ.
The mission of Operation Christmas Child is to demonstrate God's love in a tangible way to needy children around the world, and together with the local church worldwide, to share the Good News of Jesus Christ.
UMCOR is the humanitarian relief and development agency of the United Methodist Church, a worldwide denomination. Compelled by Christ, UMCOR responds to natural or human made disasters—those interruptions of such magnitude that they overwhelm a community's ability to recover on its own.UMCOR's mission is to alleviate human suffering. We provide practical, proactive support to the most vulnerable survivors of chronic or temporary emergencies due to natural or civil causes.
UMCOR supply kits help care for the most vulnerable people during times of crisis. They sustain everyday life by providing basic necessities to people who lack ready access to essential supplies.
Located in Salt Lake City, Utah, UMCOR West depot serves as a material resources warehouse to store UMCOR supply kits. UMCOR West helps reduce shipping costs and enhances efficiency when responding to emergencies in the western part of the US. The depot provides opportunities for kit ministry at churches in the Western Jurisdiction.
The facility serves as a field office and training center for disaster response, and also establishes an additional point of communication for UMCOR particularly if a disaster strikes on the east coast.