“To alleviate human suffering” – this is what United Methodist Committee on Relief, or UMCOR, aims to accomplish through their global work. They work to provide practical, proactive support to the most vulnerable survivors of chronic or temporary emergencies due to natural or civil causes.

Instead of telling you about the work that UMCOR does, we thought we would show you – join us for a photo essay about the impact they have on those in need around the world.

Strengthening and protecting future generations

Helping refugees rebuild

Empowering women entrepreneurs with solar energy

Supporting recovery in the wake of disasters

Training local leaders to prevent the spread of disease

Fostering independence for individuals with disabilities

Sustaining communities impacted by climate change

Learn more about UMCOR’s work.