Conference UMM Raising Funds to Fight Hunger
The Detroit Conference United Methodist Men are encouraging all men in the conference to join them in fighting hunger relief in March and April through the Meals for Millions program that is sponsored by the Society of St. Andrew.
From March 1-April 30, the Feinstein Foundation is granting $1 million in matching funds to selected groups that fight hunger, and the Society of St. Andrew is one of the groups that have been selected. With the opportunity to have donations to...
Detroit Conference tops list of givers to Meals for Millions
The Detroit Conference led all annual conferences in 2010 giving to Meals for Millions, a mission project begun by the United Methodist Men in 1989 to raise funds for the Society of St. Andrew’s potato and produce project.
Wade Mays, an executive with the society, told the National Association of Conference Presidents, meeting March 3-6 in Nashville, that they had increased their 2010 giving by some $4,000, the first increase in several years. The men gave a total of...