Haiti Earthquake Relief – How Can You Help?

Their are two ways you can help the relief efforts in Haiti through Trinity:

  1. Our special offering this Sunday (1/17) will go to support earthquake relief efforts in Haiti through The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR.) United Methodists have had a long-standing relationship with Haiti through the Methodist Church of Haiti, with strong ties between the Methodist Church of Haiti and UMCOR. UMCOR guarantees that 100% of money donated goes directly to relief.
  2. We are collecting Health Kits to send to UMCOR. The kits are an easy & cheap, yet truly provide direct relief for folks in Haiti.  Please follow the instructions closely as there are specific guidelines that must be followed in order to facilitate entry into other countries.  The instructions for the kits can be found at UMCOR_Health_Kit-Haiti.  You may bring completed kits to Trinity on Sunday or to the church office during the week.  Alternately, you can send the kits you create according to the instructions for shipping included at the link above.
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Trinity United Methodist Church is not a church that has all the answers, but we do know the source of our hope, healing, and love. Your continued participation is welcome as we seek to serve God through each other, our community, and our world. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or would simply like to talk. Trinity United Methodist Church is a dynamic community of people, who through their trust in God's faithfulness, strive to provide an inclusive, joyful, loving, and caring environment. In this community, people can find spiritual nurture and growth, mutual support of individual needs, and a sense of family. Reaching out through vital and creative worship, people-centered programs, and social and environmental stewardship, this congregation serves the local and global communities.

2 thoughts on “Haiti Earthquake Relief – How Can You Help?

  1. This is my first time on the TUMC pages on WordPress. This is very impressive. Truly top quality, professional work. Congrats to all responsible.

    Please note that as of today, 1/18/10, the Trinity Weely Upate pdf link is to takes you to an outdated update of 12/20/09.
    (see link to http://go2.wordpress.com/?id=725X1342&site=ucanbu.wordpress.com&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.tumc.org%2Fmembers%2Fupdate%2FTrinityUpdate.pdf under We Are Trinity on https://ucanbu.wordpress.com/2010/01/14/this-sundays-special-offering-haiti-earthquake-relief/)

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