UCC Disaster Ministries
  • UCC Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Underway

    UCC Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Underway

    Recovery efforts have begun as UCC Disaster Ministries supported partners work in farming and fishing communities to repair and rebuild homes as well as support livelihoods through the distribution of seeds, fishing boats and equipment.

  • Spring Storm Season Starts Late but Strong

    UCC Disaster Ministries Responds to Spring 2014 Storms

    Tornadoes, flooding and severe storms have left dozens of communities devastated. Support the UCC Disaster Ministries response through giving to the "Emergency USA" fund.

  • Disaster Ministries volunteers Rebuild in Oklahoma

    Disaster Ministries volunteers Rebuild in Oklahoma

    Volunteers rebuild lives and homes through the ministry of presence and love.

  • UCC Responds to Superstorm Sandy

    UCC Responds to Superstorm Sandy

    With reconstruction and recovery well underway UCC Disaster Ministries continues to provide long-term support throughout the region.

DISASTER UPDATES

CWS
File Webinar
September 16, 2014
When disaster strikes: Free webinar Sept. 23 helps congregations, other community organizations prepare
Graphic element
Kashmir
File Kashmir
September 15, 2014
The United Church of Christ’s Disaster Ministries is moving quickly to help the people of India, where rising waters and a...
Graphic element
JoAnn
File Joann Hale's Memorial Service
September 9, 2014
Memorial service. set for September 20, to celebrate the life and legacy of Joann Hale.
Graphic element
California
File California quake rattles nerves
August 24, 2014
California quake rattles nerves in the wee hours of the morning when residents living in and around Napa, California were...
Graphic element
Joplin
File UCC Disaster Ministries celebrates a successful recovery in Joplin, MO
August 21, 2014
Since 2011, nearly 1,500 volunteers have called the Quonset Hut Mission Station their home during mission trips to Joplin, Mo
Graphic element
JoAnn
File UCC Disaster Ministries mourns the loss of Joann Hale
August 19, 2014
Church World Service Emergency Response Specialist Joann Hale passed away Sunday night, August 17, of a fatal heart attack
Graphic element
CWS
File UCC Disaster Ministries matching grant meets the needs of the youngest disaster surviors
July 31, 2014
Today, CWS has just over 5,000 CWS School Kits in stock, against pending requests for 15,000 from Romania and 3,000 from...
Graphic element
Oklahoma
File Disaster Ministries volunteers Rebuild in Oklahoma
July 30, 2014
Volunteers rebuild lives and homes through the ministry of presence and love.
Graphic element
Lyons,
File In Case of Flood Climb to Safety
July 9, 2014
In Case of Flood Climb to Safety” is what I read on, what appeared to be, newly posted signs lining the road I traveled...
Graphic element
Spring
File UCC Disaster Ministries Responds to U.S. Storms
July 3, 2014
Severe spring and early summer weather continue to affect several states throughout the U.S. as tornadoes, high winds,...
Graphic element

CONTACT INFO

Mr. Zachary Wolgemuth
Executive for UCC Disaster Ministries
United Church of Christ
700 Prospect Ave
Cleveland,Ohio 44115
216-736-3211
wolgemuthz@ucc.org

CONTACT INFO

Ms. Diane Dicken
Administrative Assistant, Global Sharing of Resources
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland,Ohio 44115
216-736-3810
dickend@ucc.org