UMCOR: 5 Ways to Help Following Hurricanes Harvey & Irma
Our hearts and prayers go out to the families impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. UMCOR shares five things you can do now to help.
#1 Please continue to pray for those whose lives have been impacted by hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Please also pray for the Early Response Teams, disaster coordinators, and many volunteers in Florida, Georgia, Texas, Louisiana, Rio Texas, and Central Texas Annual Conferences who are working tirelessly to provide relief.
#2 Make relief kits. View UMCOR assembly instructions.
#3 Give monetary donations.
1. Give online through UMCOR’s website.
2. Give by mail to UMCOR:
P.O. Box 9068
New York, NY 10087-9068
Please note in the memo line: Advance 901670
UMCOR Donations Through the North Georgia Conference
You can give to UMCOR through any North Georgia Conference United Methodist Church. Clearly mark "UMCOR: US Disaster Response" (Fund Number 4390).
UMCOR Donations Through the South Georgia Conference
To aid with disasters wtihin the South Georgia Annual Conference, you can send financial gifts through the Conference Treasurer's Office earmarked Advance Special #6796 - South Georgia Storm Recovery (Disaster Response). You can also send financial gifts earmarked Conference Advance #5827 - Hurricane Harvey Relief. The address is PO Box 13145, Macon, GA 31208.
Give through your local church to Conference Advance #5827 - Hurricane Harvey Relief or Advance Special #6796 - South Georgia Storm Recovery (Disaster Response).
#4 Donate only those items requested.
#5 Please wait for an invitation to volunteer.