Disaster | Volunteer Opportunities 

Robert Craig, our Disaster Response Coordinator, is in communication with Nashville officials regarding the Christmas day downtown explosion. If our trained Emergency Response Team (ERT) members are needed, they will be directly contacted. Others who may want to volunteer are advised to wait until the area is safe. Once that happens, our community partner, Hands On […]

Tornado Recovery Connection Volunteer Opportunities / Hands on Nashville

Our Tornado Recovery Connection case managers continue to work with survivors of the March tornadoes. As they hear about needs volunteers can assist with now and into the new year, they hand them over to partner organization, Hands On Nashville, to coordinate. Currently, volunteers are being sought for the following important opportunities: General Labor for […]

COVID-19 Response | N95 Mask Request

A properly completed UMCOR cleaning kit should include five (5) N95 particulate respirator masks. The Conference does not have overstock cleaning kits on hand; however, some churches may have some kits that have been assembled for a future response effort. If any churches in our Conference have cleaning kits, there is an excellent way to […]

Tennessee Conference Volunteers in Mission Partner with Sager Brown UMCOR Team

March 9, 2020 Tennessee Conference Sager Brown Team A twenty-four-member mission team from the TN Conference worked at UMCOR Sager Brown during the first week of January 2020.  Another team of up to thirty-five members has been scheduled for January 10-15, 2021. Most of the 2020 team members have been to Sager Brown multiple times.  […]

Disaster Response – January 2020

Tennessee and Western Kentucky After recent storms, Robert Craig, our Disaster Response Coordinator, talked with the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency to assess damage state-wide.  It seems that our Conferences were fortunate.  However, there may be small communities in some locations that were overwhelmed and need assistance for cleanup and/or repair.  Please contact Robert if you […]