The Ohio Conference Disaster Response Ministry seeks to bring relief and assistance to all people who experience loss in times of disaster through the resources and commitment to Christian servanthood by the members of the United Church of Christ.
The Ohio Conference Disaster Response Team identifies the needs of disaster victims and develops an effective response with the assistance of local churches. Team members visit disaster locations, assess needs and coordinate with other agencies such as FEMA, Red Cross, other church organization to provide immediate and long-term help.
Team members take care of the mud-out trailer owned by the Disaster Response Ministry, deploy it to help residents recovering from floods, and handle many of the logistics involved in storing, picking up and delivering disaster response cleaning kits.
If you or your local church wants to become part of the UCC disaster response ministry in Ohio and West Virginia, please contact the Coordinator of the Conference Disaster Response Ministry: