With all the social causes, particularly immigration related issues, in the news lately, there are many charities vying for your attention and support.
How can you know if these groups are real, and if they are effective in their mission?
The best website to check is www.charitynavigator.org
– and UMCOR (United Methodist Committee on Relief) has the highest 4 star rating.
If you or your congregation are interested in setting up a directed fund for social causes, or any other ministry, please contact the Iowa United Methodist Foundation firstname.lastname@example.org