United Methodist churches across the south opened shelters as winter storms left millions without water or electricity. Gifts to UMCOR’s U.S. Disaster Response #901670 will provide aid for recovery efforts.
*** This event has been canceled. Check events for a new date coning soon *** Basic Emergency Response Training will take place Oct 24 at Cornerstone UMC in Caledonia. ERT Training is for volunteers looking to organize/lead/participate in a team for disaster response/recovery efforts. Registration begins at 8:30am, training 9-5. Cost of $35 includes materials… Continue Reading Basic Emergency Response Training – CANCELED
The Disaster Response Team of the Michigan Conference suggests several important things United Methodists can do to assist thousands of their neighbors who are now suffering from flooding in mid-Michigan.
Early Response Teams (ERT) are an active part of the United Methodist Volunteers in Mission (UMVIM) program. The ERT program trains individuals to go into a community or area after a disaster has hit to help people begin the process of putting their lives back in order. ERT teams follow emergency responders work and the… Continue Reading Clarkston UMC: Early Response Team Training