Ethnic Ministries

General Board of Church and Society

The General Board of Church and Society has announced application deadlines of Jan. 10, 2015 and August 10, 2015 to apply for Ethnic Local Church grants. For grant consideration, applicants must be either:

    • a United Methodist local church, district, annual conference, racial/ethnic caucus, or other affiliated ethnic group/organization; or
    • an ecumenical group/organization working with and through at least one United Methodist agency or organization whose program has an impact on at least one United Methodist ethnic/minority local church.

Details about the Ethnic Local Church Grant are available here. Contact Rev. Dennis Hutson, Chairperson of of the Conference Board of Ethnic Local Church Concerns at or Rev. Anthony Tang, Director of Connectional Ministries at if you have questions about this grant or eligibility.