Kathy Bryson to serve as ERT coordinator

Kathy Bryson will serve as the new coordinator for Early Response Teams. PNW Disaster Response: Kathy Bryson to serve as ERT coordinator By Jim Truitt | Photo...

United Methodists ready to assist after mudslide

The March 22 landslide near Oso in Washington State left at least 14 dead and more than 170 missing. Photo by Washington State Patrol By...

GNW Methodist Early Response Teams join in NC flood relief efforts

A few UMVIM Early Response Team members from Washington and Oregon visited North Carolina to help the clean-up of flood-damaged homes from November 9 to...

ERT: Whidbey Island home needs volunteers for salvage

Photo courtesy of the Washington Department of Natural Resources. For more info, click here. ERT: Whidbey Island home needs volunteers for salvage By Jim Truitt Whidbey Island...

Wildfires: Hope is a bright pink wall

Learn how you can be an important part of the rebuild effort in areas affected by Washington wildfires: bit.ly/rebuild-up-from-the-ashes  Hope is a bright pink wall By...

PNW UMVIM: Carlton Complex Fire Recovery Update

A glimpse of the damage caused by the Carlton Complex fire in Pateros, Wash.Carlton Complex Fire Recovery Update By Jim Truitt | Photos by Jesse...

Commentary: Relief needs persist after typhoon

Commentary by April Grace G. Mercado June 12, 2014 | MANILA, Philippines (UMNS) More than six months after Typhoon Yolanda — known internationally as Typhoon Haiyan — killed...

Early Response Team Training

2012 was a really tough year across the United States. Natural disasters of all kinds caused massive damage to the infrastructure and personal property....

UMCOR relief money on way to Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan (31W) over Vietnam and China on November 10,2013. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. UMCOR relief money on way to Philippines By Linda Bloom* Three...

Mission Agency Prepares for Long-term Integrated Response to Ebola

By Melissa Hinnen | Director of Content and Public Information | Email October 8, 2014—Since June 2014, the General Board of Global Ministries’ United Methodist Committee...

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