Stories & News

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INCUBATE, XPLOR, STORIES

Multiplicity of Miracles

Rachel Thomson   |   November 18, 2016

I grew up seeing church as a place of pretty words and no action, a place where the status quo was something to be held under any circumstances. So to see so many people showing up to support the community of the Oakland Peace Center was heart-warming.

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XPLOR, STORIES

Eula Cuts My Hair

Rachel Thomson   |   November 29, 2015

Tonight, I let my roommate Eula cut my hair. I’m not sure how the situation came about exactly. I don’t encourage you to let your roommate cut your hair, but I do encourage you to make stories together.

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LEARNING / TRAINING

2018 Webinar Calendar

August 23, 2018

Take a look at the webinars the National Benevolent Association will be presenting throughout 2018. Check back for additional information and registration details as we make updates throughout the year!

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Dietra Wise Baker

Program Coordinator for Advocacy and Activism
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COMMUNITY BUILDING, COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE, HOMELESSNESS, PRISON AND JAIL MINISTRY, RE-ENTRY , HUNGER / FOOD SECURITY, CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY

UMCP is a community-focused nonprofit organization that seeks community wholeness, resilience, and sustainability by working with families and individuals at risk from poverty, hunger, homelessness, incarceration, and/or inadequate education and healthcare.