Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

United Methodist Children's Fund for Christian Mission

United Methodist Children's Fund for Christian Mission

Advance #3021113

#3021113 - Educating children about mission and allowing them to contribute to children's projects

Annual Goal:$50,000.00
YTD Gifts:$10,603.90
Location: Global Global
Partner:General Board of Global Ministries

Describe the need affecting constituents.

Demonstrate a need for financial support.

Describe the purpose of the project.

The United Methodist Children's Fund for Christian Mission helps children learn about and make contributions to a select group of mission projects that are chosen for their value in helping children understand what it means to ?be in mission.? Projects change each year which provides children with a variety of learning experiences and a diverse understanding of children in other states and countries. This is a joint program of the General Board of Discipleship and the General Board of Global Ministries. The Children's Fund seeks to (1) educate children about mission and (2) provide a way for children to give to mission beyond their local church.

Describe the primary goal of the project.

(a) To develop materials on an annual basis for teaching children about children's projects around the world (b) To engage local churches in utilizing the materials as a way of educating children about other places in the world as well as important mission issues related to children (c) To nurture in children stewardship and mission giving (d) To raise financial support for various children's projects on an annual basis.

Budget and Financial Information

Income

Annual Advance Financial Goal
$50,000.00
Local Contribution
$10,000.00
$60,000.00

Expense

Annual Project Grant
$12,500.00
Annual Project Grant
$12,500.00
Annual Project Grant
$12,500.00
Annual project Grant
$12,500.00
Curriculum Development and marketing
$5,000.00
Direct Mailing
$5,000.00
$60,000.00

Project Contact

Lekisha Reed
(404) 460-7610

Global Ministries Contact

LeKisha Reed
(404) 460-7610