Providing congregations the resources to support disaster response and rights-based community development projects in communities around the world.
Describe the need affecting community
How will this Advance project help to address the need?
The United Methodist Church is one of 37 member communions of CWS. Each year congregations find the educational and promotional resources provided by CWS to be effective in increasing member engagement and support of those experiencing disasters, hunger, and poverty through the Blankets and Tools program.
Describe the primary goal of the project
The Church World Service Blankets and Program aims to garner support from congregations to provide basic emergency supplies, as well as tools and resources for long-term recovery and development to communities in need.