Meet United Church generosity in action through stories you can share in person or on social media.

Two women sitting in a church pew.
Credit: Simon Chambers/ACT Alliance
You Are There Every Step of the Way: Jason’s Story
Published On: December 4, 2020

M4M 2021: Oct 3. After his son was born, Jason couldn’t ignore the call to ministry he had felt for some time.

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A Fresh Start: Aria’s Story
Published On: December 4, 2020

M4M 2021: Feb. 14. A social worker referred Aria to the Massey Centre, an organization supported by your Mission and Service gifts.

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Relief worker carries a box of MECC relief items in Beirut
For Every Family in Beirut, There Is a Story
Published On: November 30, 2020

Your gifts designated to the United Church’s Emergency Response following the explosion in Beirut supported many families. Thank you.

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Man making sandwiches
Taking to the Streets to Deliver Meals and Care
Published On: November 13, 2020

Your gifts through Mission & Service support Our Place Society in delivering meals, shelter, and medical care to street-involved people.

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Gertrude Fefoame, a panelist in an EDAN disability webinar
Webinar Highlights COVID’s Impact on People with Disabilities
Published On: November 3, 2020

Mission & Service gifts support disability networking, advocacy, and education work within and beyond the United Church.

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Destroyed buildings and rubble in Beirut
Your Mission & Service Gifts Make a Difference in Beirut
Published On: October 30, 2020

Together, we raised $103,000 through the Beirut appeal. Thank you!

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Members of the Korea-Japan Reconciliation and Peace Platform
Peace-Making Ramps Up as Pandemic Heightens Tensions in Asia
Published On: October 9, 2020

Gifts to Mission & Service support peace and reconciliation processes across the globe, including those between Japan and Korea.

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Woman tending gardens in Zimbabwe
Food as a Bridge until the Next Harvest
Published On: October 7, 2020

Food assistance is an essential support to cushion the shocks of drought and COVID-19.

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Youth group helps clean up after the Beirut explosion
Generosity Supports Clean-Up Efforts in Beirut
Published On: October 5, 2020

Your gifts supported young people helping to clean up after the Beirut explosion. Thank you.

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A woman in a hat and mask
Food Is a Helping Hand to Families in Need
Published On: October 2, 2020

Thanks to your support, Florence Gava’s family received a monthly food ration through June and July when they were most in need. Other families just like hers—7,000 of them―received the same life-saving support.

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