Refugee Emergency Fund
One Great Hour of Sharing ® is the Lenten Offering of the United Church of Christ that supports disaster, refugee, and development actions. Gifts made to the offering support Refugee Ministries.
100% of funds designated for refugee emergency to the United Church of Christ are used for refugee assistance programming.
Refugee Emergency Fund (below) allows the United Church of Christ to welcome the stranger in times of emergency and to live out its deep history of commitment to loving our neighbor, and creating a just world for all. This fund supports resettlement, and refugee emergency needs.
One can also mail a check, memo line ‘Refugee Emergency Fund,’ made payable to the United Church of Christ, to 700 Prospect Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115.