UMCOR Haiti Parners Conference
On May 18 – 19, the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) hosted a Haiti Partners Conference in Orlando, Florida. International Board President, Dr. Ellen Palmer, and US staff member, Rachel Mills, were invited to represent International Child Care. Nearly 100 participants from UMCOR, the General Board of Global Ministries (GBGM), the Methodist Church of Haiti (EMH) and various United Methodist conferences and congregations were in attendance. The goal of the gathering was to establish the essential tools needed to maintain strong and effective partnerships and continue to advance recovery and rehabilitation work in Haiti.