Garden of Grace in Columbia, South Carolina continues to recover from the flooding in the area. They have received an emergency grant from UCC Disaster Response Ministries to address immediate needs. On October 31, staff from UCC Disaster Response Ministries met with Rev. Andy Sidden, June Boutwell and other local agencies to discuss long-term recovery.
First Congregational United Church of Christ of Huntington, West Virginia has also partnered with Garden of Grace in their recovery efforts in the community.
Meanwhile, Garden of Grace is working with Timmerman School in Forest Acres, SC as they recover from the flooding.
You may still make contributions through the UCC Wider Church Ministries by sending funds to the Emergency USA fund with the checks noted for South Carolina Flooding. The address is 700 Prospect Avenue, Cleveland OH 44115.