Hurrican Sandy – How to help with the recovery
UMCOR Advance #3021787 â€“ Hurricanes 2012 (funds given will directly help survivors of Hurricane Sandy and other storms of the 2012 season).
UMCOR Advance #901670 â€“ U.S. Disaster Response (helps support training of Early Response Teams and means to respond immediately).
Visit www.umcor.org and click on "donate." See instructions for giving by credit card or check on page 12.
Make cleaning buckets and health kits to replenish supplies at the Sager-Brown Depot in Louisiana, the UMCOR West depot in Utah and other distribution centers. Instructions for assembling and shipping
Watch annual conference websites and inform disaster response coordinators in the affected conferences of your availability when they are scheduling work teams to help with the recovery:
Greater New Jersey Conference: www.gnjumc.org, click on "Sandy Relief" in the top navigation bar, DisasterResponse@gnjumc.org.
New York Conference: The Rev. Joseph Ewoodzie, (914) 615-2233, www.nyac.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.
North Carolina Conference (teams needed now for continuing recovery from 2011 Hurricane Irene): Ann Huffman, (888) 440-9167, www.nccumc.org, email@example.com.
Peninsula-Delaware Conference: The Rev. Rich Walton Sr., www.pen-del.org, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pray some more.