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United Methodist Women Board of Directors Elected
United Methodist Women Board of Directors Elected

Every four years, United Methodist Women members elect a national United Methodist Women Board of Directors. This year, elections for the 2021-2024 Board were held online.
8/10/2020 12:00:00 AM

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Action Alert: Tell Your Senators That we Need Urgent Action to Support Struggling Families, Particularly Women, Youth and Children

Your senators need to hear from you frequently as the new economic stimulus bill is negotiated. E-mail, call or write to them today.
8/4/2020 12:00:00 AM

Learning to Sew in Mozambique
Learning to Sew in Mozambique

With a United Methodist Women economic development grant, women of all ages gain skills to become independent.
7/24/2020 12:00:00 AM

Webinar: Addressing Environmental Racism in Your Community - The Ro...
Webinar: Addressing Environmental Racism in Your Community - The Role of Youth in Shaping Our Future

Join United Methodist Women and the Partnership for Southern Equity for a live webinar July 28, 7:00 – 8:15 pm EDT. Hear from a panel of young people who are actively addressing climate justice in their communities and find out how you can support them.
7/23/2020 12:00:00 AM

Faith Talks: Dismantling Racism - Pressing On to Freedom
Faith Talks: Dismantling Racism - Pressing On to Freedom

Join Faith Talks Thursday, July 23 at 6 pm EDT for a discussion on The United Methodist Church’s Dismantling Racism: Pressing On to Freedom initiative.
7/20/2020 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Board Affirms 'Black Lives Matter to God' in...
United Methodist Women Board Affirms 'Black Lives Matter to God' in New Call to Action to Members

The United Methodist Women Board of Directors calls on members and leaders to dismantle racist systems in our communities, agencies, workplaces, governments and churches.
7/17/2020 12:00:00 AM

Women of Faith Applaud Judges Ruling Stopping Construction of the D...
Women of Faith Applaud Judges Ruling Stopping Construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline

United Methodist Women applauds yesterday’s federal court ruling effectively stopping the completion of the Dakota Access Pipeline, an oil route stretching from North Dakota to Illinois through Indigenous communities.
7/8/2020 12:00:00 AM

No Estamos Indefensas
No Estamos Indefensas

Desde hace mucho tiempo, la membresía de Mujeres Metodistas Unidas ha conversado, aprendido y trabajado sobre las actitudes racistas y el racismo institucional.
7/7/2020 12:00:00 AM

Responsively Yours: We Are Not Helpless
Responsively Yours: We Are Not Helpless

During this time of pandemic, we have seen and heard in excruciating ways that racism and the systems that support it are killing people of color all across our country. We must do more, and we must do it urgently.
7/7/2020 12:00:00 AM

International COVID-19 Grants: United Methodist Women Acts Swiftly,...
International COVID-19 Grants: United Methodist Women Acts Swiftly, Effectively to Save Lives

While Covid-19 has upended daily life worldwide, United Methodist Women and grassroots organizations have responded swiftly to mitigate the suffering of the most marginalized people in communities: the women, children and youth.
7/7/2020 12:00:00 AM

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