Projects

Ways you can financially support ministries in our partner countries.

How Can I Give to One of These Projects?

If you would like to give online to any of these projects, select “Account Number” from the pull-down menu and type “Keywords” in the “Other Comments” box. If giving by check or direct deposit, write this information in the memo line of your check.

Featured Project

20/20 VISION (4-1029)

Our 20/20 Vision initiative is focused on expanding our ministry in four key areas before the end of 2020 and includes:

  • Mobilizing our members and churches in prayer and greater participation with UB Global.
  • Sending an additional twenty new fulltime workers.
  • Partnering with one another and with ministries that share our vision and values.
  • Pioneering two new ministries among unengaged and unreached peoples.

Your contributions to this project will be used to continue our efforts to engage more people to take action and part in what God is doing through the United Brethren among our neighborhoods and nations.

Learn more.

Costa Rica

Special Projects (2-8798)

Located on the outskirts of San Jose, the Centro de Adoración a Dios is a growing church of some 150 members. It is our only congregation in Costa Rica but it’s pastor Rev. Erik Rojas is frequently invited to other United Brethren conferences in Central America to provide theological and ministerial training.

Your contributions to this project will be used to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship and the training of leaders so that this one church might become many.

Guatemala

Scholarship Funds for Theological Studies (2-8698)

Many of our pastors in Guatemala come from humble backgrounds lacking education and the resources to pursue training for ministry. Your contribution to this fund will help provide assistance so that pastors and attend any number of excellent ministry training schools in Guatemala.

Keywords: Pastors Continuing Education

Amount Needed: Open

Guatemala Special Projects (2-8698)

With the highest murder rate in all of Latin America, our 20 Guatemalan United Brethren churches continue to preach the gospel and plant new churches in the capitol region and the largely agricultural regions to the southwest.

Your contributions to this project will be used to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, and leadership development so as to multiply churches among those facing poverty and violence on a daily basis.

Thailand

Thailand (2-8998)

Thailand is the biggest initiative we’ve launched in missions since 1987, when we partnered with Hong Kong Conference to plant churches in Macau.

For more information and to see what is going on in Thailand, check out the Thailand page.

Keywords: Thailand Special

Amount Needed: Open

Thailand Special Projects (2-8998)

The work of the United Brethren began in the northern mountains of Thailand among the Akha peoples in 1991. Today we have two churches in the mountains with approximately 400 believers. Currently, we are expanding our ministry to engage the majority Thai Buddhist in Chiang Rai where a multinational team of workers from Hong Kong, China, Honduras and the United States are focused on community engagement in order to present the gospel, make disciples and plant churches.

Your contributions to this project will enable our team to complete the construction of a community center, offer a variety of programs to engage neighbors, continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, leadership development and church multiplication.

Learn more.

India

India Special Projects (2-9998)

UB Global seeks to respond to a variety of opportunities to promote evangelism and provide for specific needs.

Your contributions to this project will make it possible for us to support evangelism training events, care for the needs persons with HIV/AIDS that are living in their own communities but require assistance or other open door that the Lord makes available to see the ministry of the gospel advance.


Home Based Care for Families Afflicted with HIV/AIDS
(2-9993)

Home Based Care currently ministers to 70 families who are HIV/AIDS positive, living in their own villages.

Keywords: AIDS Support

Amount Needed: Open


Annual Institutes for Christian Workers (2-9990)

Help underwrite two large annual institutes which train Christian workers.

Keywords: India Christian Workers Institutes

Amount Needed: Open


Evangelism and Church Planting (2-9990)

Located among tribal, majority Hindu communities, our 11 churches continue to reach more and more people for Christ despite growing persecution.

Your contributions to this project will ensure the continuation of evangelism, discipleship, leadership development and church multiplication efforts in this primarily agricultural region.

Amount Needed: Open

Beautiful Family Child Sponsorship (2-9995)

Leprosy carries the same stigma today as it did in Bible times. Your support of $25 per month enables children whose families have been affected by leprosy to attend school.

Your sponsorship provides school supplies, books, clothing, food, medical needs and the opportunity to hear the gospel. The children stay in a “hostel,” which is like a dorm, and go home periodically for holidays.

Keywords: Beautiful Family

Amount Needed: Open


Project Compassion Child Sponsorship (2-9987)

These children have lost their parents to AIDS and are themselves infected with HIV/AIDS. In the early days of this ministry, we were unsure what their prospects would be, but with anti-retroviral drugs, they are doing well and most have come to know Christ as Savior. With the help of a major donor, we have been able to keep the monthly sponsorship amount at $25.00. If you are interested in sponsoring a child, please contact the UB Global Office.

Amount Needed: Open


Medicine for Children with AIDS (2-9993)

Anti-retroviral drugs for children with AIDS.

Keywords: Children with AIDS

Amount Needed: Open

Sierra Leone

Student Sponsorship for Justin Marva (2-9898)

Help conference administrator Justin Marva pursue graduate education in Kenya for the next 3 years.

Keywords: Justin Marva

Amount Needed: $7000 per year.

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Mattru Hospital (2-9896)

Help support the work of Mattru Hospital.

Keywords: Hospital Support

Amount Needed: $48000 per year.

  • Percent for 2017 18%

Special Projects (2-9898)

Sierra Leone was the first West African country to be evangelized and the first United Brethren mission field when American missionaries arrived in 1855. Following years of struggle, an 11-year civil war and a recent Ebola epidemic, many threat to peace remain, corruption being the greatest. It is this context that our 110 United Brethren churches labor to continue reaching Muslims and Ethnoreligionist for Christ.

Your contributions to this project will make it possible for our local pastors and members to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, leadership development and church multiplication.

Evangelical College of Theology (2-9898)

Help underwrite the ministry of pastoral education at the Evangelical College of Theology in Sierra Leone, where most of our pastors receive their training.

Keywords: College of Theology

Amount Needed: $8000 per year.

  • Percentage 0%

Outreach to the Vai People in Pujehun (2-9898)

Funds to help underwrite efforts of our churches in Sierra Leone to evangelize the unreached Vai people.

Keywords: Pujehun

Amount Needed: Open


Centennial School (2-9897)

Centennial School, located in the town of Mattru Jong, Bonthe District has graduated more church and national leaders than any other United Brethren school in Sierra Leone. With more than 1700 junior and senior students, it continues to provide outstanding Christian and academic training to students from a broad geographic area.

Your contributions to this project will assist the school in upgrading its facilities, library holdings and housing for students and instructors.


Solar and Water Project (2-9894)

Imagine your local hospital having to buy gas to get a generator running each time a surgery takes place. That’s what the staff at UBC’s Mattru Hospital has done for decades as there is no electrical grid in most of Sierra Leone.

The introduction of solar electricity at the UBC Mattru Hospital will not only provide electricity to the hospital, but also will be sold to businesses and homeowners in the community. In addition, a water filtration and packaging business will generate needed income to pay hospital staff salaries and upgrade facilities.

Honduras

Honduras Special Projects (2-9798)

Honduras is the only country in Central America to which UB Global sent missionaries. All other ministries in Central America were outgrowths of the church planting efforts of our 110 churches in Honduras. Honduras has also sent missionaries Milton and Erika Pacheco to join our United Brethren ministry in Chiang Rai, Thailand.

Your contributions to this project will be used to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, leadership development and church multiplication in Honduras and around world.

Mexico

Mexico: Leadership Development (2-9498)

Support the training of pastors in Mexico Conference.

Keywords: Mexico Leadership Development

Amount Needed: $15,000

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Mexico Special Projects (2-9498)

Our 45 United Brethren churches in Mexico are part of a growing number of evangelicals that are estimated to number over nine million (8%). Even the government is open to evangelical work to counter the seemingly unsolvable problems of gangs, drug trafficking, kidnappings and violence.

Your contributions to this project will make it possible for our heroic local pastors and church members to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, leadership development and church multiplication.

Nicaragua

Nicaragua: Leadership Development (2-9398)

Fund a leadership training event for Nicaraguan pastors.

Keywords: Nicaragua Leadership Development

Amount Needed: $2000 per year.

  • Percentage 0%

Dormitory Space in Masaya (2-9398)

Dormitory space is being added to a building in Masaya, to provide housing for various activities.

Keywords: Masaya Dorm

Amount Needed: Open

Nicaragua Special Projects (2-9398)

Nicaragua has seen a 40-fold increase in the number of evangelicals since the 1960s when Honduras sent workers to plant United Brethren churches. Today our 32 churches are part of the 30% that comprised the evangelical church in 2010, which shows no signs of abating.

Your contributions to this project will make it possible for our local pastors and members to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, leadership development and church multiplication.

Amount Needed: Open

Haiti

Haiti: Child Sponsorship Program

UB Global partners with a great organization in Haiti called Christian Horizon Global. This organization has been working with our United Brethren churches and schools on the ground in Haiti to truly bring change in people lives and in their communities. CH Global has also made short-term work in Haiti, affordable for those going while providing meaningful help to the local community as part of their long-term goals.

Amount Needed: $41 per month to support a child in Haiti.

Here is a link to CH Global Sponsorship Page

Haiti Special Projects (2-9698)

Having experienced a devastating earthquake in 2010 that took the lives of an estimated 250,000 people, our 19 United Brethren churches continue to grow under the leadership of our Canadian United Brethren.

Your contributions to this project will be used to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, and leadership development so as to multiply churches and move this mission district to become a national conference.

Jamaica

Malvern Camp (2-9598)

Rebuild the main camp building at Jamaica’s Malvern Camp.

Remodling Malvern Camp

Amount Needed: Open


Regent College of the Caribbean –
Computer Project (2-9597)

Regent College of the Caribbean, located in Mandeville, Jamaica, is a Christ-centered educational institution that offers programs of study in ministry, counseling, business and early childhood care and development. Founded in 1945 by the United Brethren in Christ, it remains the church’s primary ministry training center.
This year the college is working to upgrade its computer lab. They would like to purchase 15 refurbished computers. Dr. Bryan Wallace, President and Academic Dean has committed to raising the funds necessary to pay for 3 computers at a cost of $650 each. They have asked if friends of Regent and the Jamaican United Brethren would help them in raising $7,800 needed to purchase the remaining 12 computers.

Keywords: Computers for Regent College

***Update***: Some of the computers have already been purchased.

Amount Needed: $7,800

  • Percentage 77%

Regent College of the Caribbean (2-9597)

Regent College of the Caribbean, located in Mandeville, Jamaica, is a Christ-centered educational institution that offers programs of study in ministry, counseling, business and early childhood care and development. Founded in 1945 by the United Brethren in Christ, it remains the church’s primary ministry training center.

Your contributions to this project will make it possible for the college to fund capital projects intended to develop its programming by expanding its facilities and updating its equipment.


Jamaica Special Projects (2-9598)

Jamaica has a wonderful Christian heritage and our 28 United Brethren churches spread out across the island share in this history. In addition to its local churches, the conference also operates Malvern Camp and Regent College of the Caribbean.

Your contributions to this project will be used to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, camp ministries, leadership development and church multiplication.

El Salvador

Leadership Development (2-8898)

Fund a leadership training event for church leaders in El Salvador.

Keywords: El Salvador Training Event

Amount Needed: $1000 per year.

  • Percentage 0%

El Salvador Special Projects (2-8898)

While some of Latin America’s largest mega-churches can be found in El Salvador, our 5 United Brethren congregations are located in smaller agricultural communities in the south of the country.

Your contributions to this project will be used to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, and leadership development so as to multiply churches among lesser-served communities.

Macau

Macau Special Projects (2-9098)

A former Portuguese colony, Macau is now a special administrative region of China. As such, our 2 local churches continue to function with complete freedom to do ministry.

Your contributions to this project will make it possible for our local pastors and missionaries to continue the work of evangelism, discipleship, leadership development and church multiplication.

Liberia

NEW Liberia Leadership Development (2-9898)

Nine churches in Liberia are among our newest United Brethren congregations. Our leaders from Sierra Leone have been working diligently to welcome them into our worldwide fellowship by orienting them to our beliefs, doctrine, and practice. Many of their pastors have limited ministry training. Your gift to this project will allow us to assist pastors completing studies at local ministry schools and assist our Sierra Leonean leadership in making regular trips to Liberia to train and orient these new churches.

Keywords: Liberia Pastor’s Continuing Education

Amount Needed: Open

Turkey

Turkey Refugee Ministry Project (2-8598)

Help International Needs Turkey minister to refugees who make their way to Istanbul.

Keywords: Refugee Relief

Amount Needed: $5300 per year.

  • Percentage 23%

General

Medical Supplies for Medical Ministry (2-3015)

A fund designed to provided the needed medical resources to short term teams

Keywords: Short Term Trip Medical Supplies

Amount Needed: Open

UB Global Team (4-1001)

The UB Global Team consists of our five-person leadership team in Huntington that works with our missionaries, national partners, local churches, mentoring and mobilizing the next generation of cross-cultural workers. This was

Your contributions to the UB Global Team (previously know as the General Fund) will fund their salaries, travel and ministry expenses.

Amount Needed: Open