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General Conference 2021 Board Task Force Proposed Recommendations
General Conference 2021 Board Task Force Proposed Recommendations

The United Methodist Women Board of Directors General Conference task force makes the following recommendations as principles to support for General Conference 2021.
9/4/2020 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Members Testify and Urge the EPA to Set Stro...
United Methodist Women Members Testify and Urge the EPA to Set Stronger National Air Quality Standards for Air Pollution

Several members of United Methodist Women recently testified and urged the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to set stronger national ambient air quality standards for air pollution.
9/4/2020 12:00:00 AM

Essential in Uncertainty
Essential in Uncertainty

United Methodist Women-supported national mission institutions adapt quickly and creatively to meet community needs during the global health crisis.
9/2/2020 12:00:00 AM

The Story of Rose Awinja: From the Dumpsite to a Food Basket
The Story of Rose Awinja: From the Dumpsite to a Food Basket

The pandemic’s effects upon households like Rose Awinja's have been unprecedented, turning lives upside down and increasing anxiety and hopelessness.
8/28/2020 12:00:00 AM

Join the Thursdays in Black Campaign
Join the Thursdays in Black Campaign

Take a pledge to help end violence against women, girls and vulnerable communities.
8/27/2020 12:00:00 AM

Faith Talks: Voting and Voter Suppression
Faith Talks: Voting and Voter Suppression

Join our Faith Talks podcast on Voting and Voter Suppression Thursday, August 27 at 2:00 p.m. ET.
8/24/2020 12:00:00 AM

COVID-19 Reentry Kits Offer Health & Hope
COVID-19 Reentry Kits Offer Health & Hope

This summer the West Ohio Conference donated nearly 2,400 COVID-19 Reentry Kits for those leaving Ohio prisons. West Ohio United Methodist Women was instrumental in supporting this effort. Read the story on westohioumc.org.
8/24/2020 12:00:00 AM

Responding to Change
Responding to Change

Bidwell Riverside Center in Des Moines adapts to serve its community during a global health crisis.
8/21/2020 12:00:00 AM

A Tribute to Bishop John Yambasu
A Tribute to Bishop John Yambasu

As members of United Methodist Women, our hearts are broken at the tragic death of Bishop John Yambasu.
8/20/2020 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women in Sierra Leone: Hope and Health in the Age ...
United Methodist Women in Sierra Leone: Hope and Health in the Age of COVID-19

As COVID-19 harms already vulnerable women, the United Methodist Women Sierra Leone Country Team provides resources to widows, the aged, single parents and the needy in Sierra Leone.
8/20/2020 12:00:00 AM

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