Interested in helping after a disaster? Register for Early Response Team Training on Sat., Oct. 15, 2016 from 9am-4pm at Brentwood UMC. An Early Response Team (ERT) is a self-contained team that enters a disaster area by invitation. ERTs provide emergency repairs and/or assistance to help people be safe, sanitary Read More »
When he heard that Louisiana was in a state of emergency due to massive flooding, Bishop Bill McAlilly called on the United Methodist Churches in the two conferences of the Nashville Episcopal Area to help. Just two weeks later, over $168,000 worth of supplies were collected and transported to Louisiana. Both Read More »
Charity Navigator, the highly respected charity evaluator, has awarded UMCOR its top charity rating—four stars—for UMCOR’s excellent performance in the two broad categories assessed: financial health and accountability and transparency. “We appreciate this rating because we know donors are looking for unbiased information to help them evaluate the integrity of Read More »
The South Carolina Methodist Conference has notified UMVIM that they are now ready to accept teams for the rebuild phase of their disaster recovery stemming from the October 2015 floods. Billy Robinson and his entire team did an outstanding job during the recovery phase, and staff was hired by the Read More »
YSF raises $20,000, shaves Brad Fiscus’ head, gives $5,000 to Lutts Tornado Recovery efforts.