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Mission & Service Stories for June

Transportation Is Key to Improving Lives

High gas prices, the cost of a vehicle, and lack of public transit that reaches job-rich areas can be barriers to creating a better life. Your gifts through Mission & Service help

Your Gifts Support Displaced People in Ukraine

More than 12 million people are believed to have fled their homes in Ukraine since the invasion began. Irina’s family is among them. Here’s how your generosity is helping.

Habtamu’s Story

Habtamu, a husband, father and farmer, used to feed his family with maize he bought from the market. Now, he not only feeds his family but supplies the market, too. Here’s how a program your gifts support helped make a difference

985 Leaders Trained in Anti-Human Trafficking

In 2021, the Diocese of Durgapur – a Mission & Service partner – helped 985 key youth, church and community leaders become aware of anti-human trafficking methods. But that’s not all the organization accomplished last year with your help. Learn more.

These stories are provided by the Mission & Service program of the United Church of Canada. More stories about how your contributions to the M&S fund are making a difference are available on our Mission & Service page at If you would like to make a donation to the M&S fund, go to the Giving page and follow the directions. Thank you!