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Church celebrates end of measles, Ebola outbreaks in Congo

Church celebrates end of measles, Ebola outbreaks in Congo

The work to end an Ebola outbreak and a measles pandemic, plus efforts to battle COVID-19, were aided by assistance from Global Ministries' Global Health unit.
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United Methodists rally to help typhoon survivors

United Methodists rally to help typhoon survivors

UMCOR has provided emergency grants to both the Baguio and Davao episcopal areas and two grants to the Manila Area for relief operations from the trio of typhoons.
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United Methodists in Honduras face tragedy with solidarity

United Methodists in Honduras face tragedy with solidarity

Hurricane Eta brought devastation and despair to Honduras. Staff with the United Methodist Mission in Honduras and UMCOR are helping to meet immediate needs.
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For UMCOR, 2020 is one long emergency

For UMCOR, 2020 is one long emergency

In a year when one disaster seemed to follow another, the United Methodist Committee on Relief’s longtime investment into the training and support of church members who respond — both in the U.S. and globally — is paying off.
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UMCOR assists flood survivors in Congo

UMCOR assists flood survivors in Congo

More than 500 families affected by severe flooding in April received much needed assistance in the form of food, hygiene items and medical supplies.
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“Does anybody outside this region care?” UMCOR does.

“Does anybody outside this region care?” UMCOR does.

In Louisiana, communities hit by both Hurricanes Laura and Delta face a long recovery but are humbled by the outpouring of support from United Methodists across the country.
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UMC institutions serve communities with love

UMC institutions serve communities with love

A family picks up summer day camp meals, without the day camp, at Henderson Settlement. No time wasted digging in!  PHOTO: HENDERSON SETTLEMENT By Christie R. House Among the recipients of the UMCOR Rapid Response COVID-19 grants made possible by the Sheltering in Love Campaign were a few National Mission institutions....
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Mental health brings peace of mind in Afghanistan

Mental health brings peace of mind in Afghanistan

For more than 40 years, Global Ministries and UMCOR have supported health and development work through a partner agency. One project focuses on children with mental challenges as Afghanistan lacks services and awareness for mental health.
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Relief with love: UMCOR COVID-19 grants in Brazil

Relief with love: UMCOR COVID-19 grants in Brazil

Seven UMCOR COVID-19 grants helped churches in Brazil offer much needed relief for at-risk children, seniors, and families of health workers.
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United in Love: Walls, borders and open tables

United in Love: Walls, borders and open tables

Serving in Tijuana as migration ministry advocates, GMFs Yabes Manokaran and Eric Agron found that listening to the journeys of those in transit was a sacred act.
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