Baptist Briefs: BJC announces religious liberty essay contest; WMU Foundation makes grant to aid fire victims
- December 6, 2016
- By Staff / Baptist Standard
WMU Foundation makes grant to aid fire victims. In the wake of wildfires in eastern Tennessee, national Woman’s Missionary Union and the WMU Foundation awarded a $5,000 grant from the HEART—Humanitarian Emergency Aid for Rebuilding Tomorrow—Fund to help ministries aid victims in the area. The grant, to be dispersed through Smoky Mountain Resort Ministries and Sevier County Associational WMU, will help meet the immediate physical needs of local residents who lost their homes. The WMU Foundation is accepting donations to the HEART Fund for disaster relief victims online here or by mail to WMU Foundation HEART Fund, 100 Missionary Ridge, Birmingham, AL 35242.