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May 21, 2013, 18:43 ET
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UMCOR Assists Tornado Victims in Oklahoma

 United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR), the relief and development arm of The United Methodist Church, has been in contact with local...

Oct 29, 2012, 23:14 ET

United Methodist Committee on Relief Responds to Hurricane Sandy

 As Hurricane Sandy bears down on millions of people, The United Methodist Church is helping prepare, respond and cope with the storm's...

Jun 19, 2007, 01:00 ET

Christian and Muslim Relief Groups Form Landmark Global Aid Partnership

NEW YORK, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the Christian world's most prominent relief agencies and one of Britain's most influential...

Nov 19, 2001, 00:00 ET

UMCOR Supports World Relief Effort

ATLANTA, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- North Georgia's United Methodist Church Conference leader, Bishop Lindsey Davis, of Atlanta, is also president...

Oct 09, 1999, 01:00 ET

UMCOR Making Impact on Lives of Storm Victims in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) continues to make an impact as it provides support for...

Oct 08, 1999, 01:00 ET

United Methodist Church Seeking in Excess of $7 Million To Aid Floyd, Tornado Victims

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Methodist Church has established a 'Church Wide Appeal For Major Storm Devastation 99'. Funds...

Oct 08, 1999, 01:00 ET

United Methodist Committee on Relief Providing Supplies, Money, Personnel in North Carolina Following Floyd Devastation

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Many North Carolina United Methodist Conference churches were damaged following the fierce wind, rain and...

Dec 22, 1997, 00:00 ET

UMCOR Stymied By Typhoon Paka's Devastation In Guam

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- An assessment team from the United Methodist Committee on Relief has been delayed in attempting to...