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

Oklahoma
File Disaster Ministries volunteers Rebuild in Oklahoma
July 30, 2014
Volunteers rebuild lives and homes through the ministry of presence and love.
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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...
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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,...
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City
File UCC Disaster Ministries supports flood relief in Burundi
July 1, 2014
Following heavy rains, in February, families suffered loss from flood waters that overwhelmed the city of Bujumbura...
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Fuller
File UCC, Fuller Center growing partnership around disaster relief
June 18, 2014
The partnership between the UCC and the Fuller Center is poised to grow even further after a visit by nearly 50 bicyclists...
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File UCC Disaster Ministries responds in the Balkans
June 6, 2014
UCC Disaster Ministries has directed $7,500 to support the work of partner agency Church World Service in response to the...
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File The Spring Storm Season Starts Late but Strong
April 29, 2014
Starting Saturday April 26, severe thunderstorms and tornadoes have been hitting numerous states in the U.S. Midwest and...
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File Chile Earthquake Update
April 14, 2014
The April 1, 8.2 magnitude earthquake in northern Chile triggered a tsunami alert causing 972,457 people to evacuate
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File New UCC disaster ministries executive assessing recovery efforts around the world
April 4, 2014
As the point-person for disaster response for the United Church of Christ’s national offices, Zach Wolgemuth has quickly...
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File UCC chaplain at Fort Hood ministers to soldiers after shooting
April 3, 2014
A United Church of Christ chaplain stationed at Fort Hood Army base in Texas was at work well into the night, bravely...
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I form light and create darkness, I make well-being and create calamity, I am the Lord, who does all these things.
Isaiah 45:7
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