Disaster Relief

Hurricane Relief: How to Help

9/18/2018

United Church of Christ Disaster Ministries responds to natural and human caused disasters all over world and is well positioned to respond in most events. Through volunteers, congregations, Conferences and partnerships, UCC Disaster Ministries seeks to serve the most vulnerable populations that require spiritual, physical, financial and ...


Conference Minister Asks For Continued Prayers for Puerto Rico

10/24/2017

Conference Minister the Rev. Kent J. Siladi today called on churches and their members to continue prayers for the people of Puerto Rico, saying:   I am mindful that our sisters and brothers in Puerto Rico continue to live with extreme hardship in the aftermath of the hurricane.  I invite you to continue to pray and respond in ways that can offer ...


Hurricane Relief - Update from UCC

9/28/2017

UPDATE: 9/28/17 A message from Zach Wolgemuth, Executive, UCC Disaster Ministries: Dear Friends, I can’t stress enough the importance of monetary donations. I continue to receive phone calls and e-mails from our churches, with good intentions, wanting to send things to disaster locations. There are several major issues with this type of giving. ...


Bring the Water of Relief and of Justice to Flint

1/21/2016

The following letter was issued by the leaders of the Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island conferences.


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