UMCOR – Disaster Relief


UMCOR/First UMC: Collecting Hygiene Kits

To help provide immediate relief to the victims of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, First UMC is collecting kit materials/donations for the UMCOR Hygiene Kit.
To view the list of kit contents click the link below.

$12 covers the cost of one complete kit. Donations towards the kit may be made online, select UMCOR from the drop-down menu, or make your check out to First UMC, memo line UMCOR Hygiene Kit.

Kits will be assembled by volunteer groups (Youth and Messy Church) in the near future. If you would like to volunteer contact Sarah Rold.

VIEW Hygiene Kit List

GIVE towards UMCOR/Hygiene Kit

What is UMCOR? 

When UMCOR donors designate their contribution for a particular program or disaster response, UMCOR uses 100 percent of it on that program—none of it gets funneled back into fundraising or operating costs.  Read more…

To donate towards UMCOR’s Domestic Response (Advance #901670) and help those affected by natural disasters in the U.S. CLICK HERE.

To donate towards UMCOR’s International Disaster Reponse (Advance #982450) and help bring moments of peace, refuge, relief, and hope to those affected by conflict or war CLICK HERE.

Alternate Ways To Support UMCOR:
– When giving directly to UMCOR, you may credit First UMC of Santa Monica by selecting our state and church name.
– Online giving via the church website by clicking HERE and select the UMCOR fund.
– Make your check payable to “First UMC” with “UMCOR” listed on the memo line and deliver/mail it to the church office or drop it in the offering plate during a worship service.