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10-year-old Doreen, who was diagnosed with perisylvian microgyria
INCUBATE, STORIES

A Rare Diagnosis

Rev. Elaine Sanford   |   October 30, 2017

NBA's Incubate Partners serve their communities in a variety of ways. Learn how HER Faith Ministries is doing just that for a ten-year-old boy.

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Adriana and her son at a motel for temporary housing.
INCUBATE, STORIES

Area Motels Become Temporary Homes for Homeless Families

Rev. Elaine Sanford   |   May 04, 2017

For many other women with children who lose their apartments or homes, area motels have become the “go-to” emergency option for housing.

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Cooking lessons at HER Faith Ministries summer camp
INCUBATE, STORIES

What Can One Ministry Do?

Rev. Elaine Sanford   |   May 04, 2017

Our mantra has always been, "If each would do a little, then no one must do a lot." In less than three weeks, HER Faith Ministries' summer day camp was born.

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LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Best Practices for Board Development

October 30, 2018

Join us for a webinar discussing the best practices of board development! Presented by Rev. Dr. Todd Adams, President and CEO of the Pension Fund, and hosted by the NBA Incubate Initiative and Connect Ministries.

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Lesley Durham

Director of Operations Accounting
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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.