United Methodist Women: News & Events
United Methodist Women is a community of women who nurture and encourage one another in their spiritual growth, personal leadership and transformation.
New Board Meets in Nashville by Yvette Moore
03/11/2013 United Methodist Women’s board of directors approves more than $400k in grants and scholarships at its spring meeting in Nashville, Tenn.
New Program Advisory Group Meets by Yvette Moore
03/11/2013 United Methodist Women’s new program advisory group gathered for its first annual meeting at the Scarritt-Bennett Center in Nashville, Tenn., Mar. 7-9.
A United Methodist Women-Organized March Rallies to Mark International Women's Day by Linda Bloom
03/07/2013 To mark International Women’s Day, United Methodist Women is among five organizations coordinating a March 8 rally and march near the United Nations.
United Methodist Women to Participate in U.N. Women's Events by Linda Bloom
03/01/2013 A delegation sponsored by United Methodist Women will spend the next week focusing on education and advocacy around the theme of the commission’s 57th session— to eliminate and prevent all forms of violence against women and girls.
Join Us in March, Side Events at the 57th Commission on the Status of Women
02/15/2013 United Methodist Women will participate in CSW-57 by bringing an international delegation that will work with ecumenical and secular partners to prevent and eliminate violence against women and girls.
United Methodist Women Launches Principles to Immigration Reform by Carol Barton
02/01/2013 United Methodist Women offers core principles on immigration reform to guide us in the intense national debate and negotiations ahead.
United Methodist Women Joins Ecumenical Call for Commonsense Gun Laws by Yvette Moore
01/17/2013 United Methodist Women joined more than 40 national faith groups signing a Jan. 14 ecumenical letter to both houses of the U.S. Congress asking for commonsense legislation to reduce gun violence.
United Methodists Finalists for “Energy Oscars” by Pam Sparr
12/07/2012 California hosts not one but two annual “Oscar” nights, and United Methodist Women were in the spotlight for the 2012 California Interfaith Power & Light Energy Oscar awards ceremony held at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, November 13.
African American Leaders Fight HIV/AIDS
11/30/2012 World AIDS Day is this Saturday, December 1. Sharing stories like McKie’s is one way that we honor the struggles of people who are affected by this epidemic. It also shows the evolving face of the disease.
Hurricane Sandy: The New Normal
11/08/2012 We have a challenging recovery ahead from Hurricane Sandy. Unfortunately, we will be dealing with more such devastating disasters, which may become our new normal.