Deliveries to St. Matthew’s Disaster Response/Outreach HUB:
Donations of furniture, computers, medical equipment, small appliances, clothes, and UMCOR relief kits can be dropped off at the church. All deliveries are scheduled in advance of drop off. Please contact a HUB coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a drop off date & time, or to arrange pick up. Receipts will be provided for all kits or materials received, if requested. Shipping funds must be removed from each kit prior to delivery, verified to correct number of kits, and combined for one total drop off.
UMCOR Kit contents were updated in 2013. Please use the following links for the latest content definitions:
St. Matthew’s has entered into a Covenant Agreement with Mission Central in Mechanicsburg PA to become the 15th HUB in their network to support the needs of UMCOR and other local, national, and international outreach ministries.
What is Mission Central? Established in 2001 as a shared vision, as stated in Matthew 25:40. It’s “Where visions of ministry become missions of hope” and, “Where promises of faith are kept in projects of service.”
|H||Expand the HEART and HOPE of Mission Central to embrace more volunteers and enable more mission work to be accomplished.|
|U||UNIFORM with Mission Central’s three goals of: Mission Education, Mission Outreach, and Disaster Response; and a signed covenant agreement between Mission Central and the HUB, YET UNIQUE operation of each HUB within its own parameters of the facility, community, and resources.|
|B||The BIRTH of more opportunities to be involved in ecumenical mission work, be a ready resource in disaster response, increase the production of UMCOR kits, and involve more volunteers of all ages.|
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