Grants for local churches and annual conferences
NEW YORK (UMNS) — Grant applications are being accepted for funding of up to $10,000 for the strengthening and development of the racial-ethnic local church. The United Methodist Board of Global Ministries provides the grants to assist local congregations and annual conferences for projects and programs in four specific areas: congregational development, health ministry, leadership development and ministry with the poor. For applications and more information, contact Sonia Brum at email@example.com. The application deadline is Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.