Mission & Outreach
HUMC’s membership is mindful of its heritage and mission: to spread the word of the Gospel, and to support local, community and world-wide organizations that minister to the underserved and underprivileged.
Wind-driven wildfires on Maui have prompted evacuations and caused significant loss of life and widespread damage. UMCOR is coordinating with the California-Pacific Annual Conference to process an initial grant for emergency supplies such as shelf-stable food, water, hygiene items and tools to help survivors recover belongings. As first responders continue to provide initial aid in the area, please join UMCOR in prayer for those affected. Gifts can be made in the following ways:
- Donate to Hubbard United Methodist Church/GIVE through the link below
- Online at https://umcmission.org/advance-project/901670
- By check made out to Hubbard United Methodist Church with “UMCOR/MAUI” written on the memo line and mailed to Hubbard UMC, 12150 Broadway Road, Park Rapids, MN 56470
- By check made out to Global Ministries/UMCOR with “Advance #901670-Hawaii” written on the memo line and mailed to Global Ministries/UMCOR, GPO, P.O. Box 9068, New York, NY, 10087-9068
- By toll-free telephone call: 1-888-252-6174
Local Mission and Outreach
HUMC works in collaboration with other churches, organizations and groups to help and initiate new ways to meet the needs of the community it serves. As part of this network, the church supports programs such as the food pantry, Hospice, outreach to the elderly and homebound, providing school supplies and clothing for children in need, community meals and fundraisers, to name just a few.
World-Wide Mission and Outreach
Wellspring For The World
Wellspring for the World is a 501(c)3 organization that is dedicated to provide clean safe water for people who lack access to clean water. Every day, nearly 1,000 children under 5 die from unsafe water, inadequate sanitation, and poor hygiene. In Africa alone, women and children spend 200 million hours every day gathering water.
HUMC partners with Wellspring for the World and their partner, World Vision, in raising capitol, creating awareness, and helping children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice. To learn more about Wellspring for the World, visit www.wellspringfortheworld.org.
United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR)
UMCOR is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to alleviating human suffering around the globe. UMCOR’s work includes programs and projects in disaster response, health, sustainable agriculture, food security, relief supplies, and more. UMCOR is a ministry of The United Methodist Church through the General Board of Global Ministries.
Hubbard Church supports UMCOR through various project (health kits, flood buckets) as needed by the organization. To learn more about UMCOR, visit www.umcor.org.