Current Disaster Response
UMCOR response to Cyclone Idai
UMCOR approved three $10,000 solidarity grants
. The Malawi Provisional Annual Conference, The United Methodist Church in Zimbabwe and The United Methodist Church in Mozambique will each receive a grant in response to Cyclone Idai’s devastating rains and flooding.
The grants will provide immediate emergency funding for basic human needs including food distribution, hygiene supplies/clothing distribution, safe water access and temporary shelter.
The Mozambique Episcopal Area disaster management coordinator is conducting assessments in two provinces and is in communication with district superintendents.
Read more about UMCOR’s immediate response through the stories below.