Serve - Our World
St. Mary's participates in national and international outreach programs. They are:
Malawi Children’s Village is a village-based orphan and other vulnerable children support program in Mangochi, Malawi. It now supports over 2,000 HIV/AIDS orphans living with members of their extended family in 37 villages. MCV supports children from birth to eighteen years providing, shelter, food, safety, health care and education until they can live independent healthy lives.
NetsforLife® empowers communities to eliminate malaria by providing life-saving prevention training and long-lasting insecticide-treated nets.
In partnership with corporations, foundations, NGOs and faith-based organizations, NetsforLife® implements integrated malaria-prevention programs in 12 countries in sub-Saharan Africa.
World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice.
Heifer International's mission is to work with communities to end world hunger and poverty and to care for the Earth.
International Justice Mission
International Justice Mission believes that justice for the poor is possible. They are are a global organization that protects the poor from violence in the developing world.
Their global team includes hundreds of lawyers, investigators, social workers, community activists and other professionals at work through 17 field offices.
Episcopal Relief & Development
Episcopal Relief & Development works with Church partners and other local organizations to save lives and transform communities worldwide. This organizations helps rebuild after disasters and empowers people to create lasting solutions that fight poverty, hunger and disease. Working in close to 40 countries, their programs impact the lives of approximately 3 million people around the world.
Episcopal Public Policy Network
The Episcopal Public Policy Network is a grassroots network of Episcopalians across the country dedicated to carrying out the Baptismal Covenant call to "strive for justice and peace" through the active ministry of public policy advocacy.
The EPPN is a part of The Episcopal Church Office of Government Relations located in Washington, DC. The actions, programs, and ministry of the Office of Government Relations are based entirely on policies approved by the Church meeting in General Convention or by the Executive Council.
United Thank Offering (UTO) is a ministry of the Episcopal Church for the mission of the whole church. Through United Thank Offering, men, women, and children nurture the habit of giving daily thanks to God. These prayers of thanksgiving start when we recognize and name our many daily blessings. Those who participate in UTO discover that thankfulness leads to generosity.
United Thank Offering is entrusted to promote thank offerings, to receive the offerings, and to distribute the UTO monies to support mission and ministry throughout the Episcopal Church and in invited Provinces of the Anglican Communion in the developing world.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
St. Jude is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.
Our Lady of Las Palomas (Columbus, NM)
Our Lady of Las Palomas Interfaith Center is initiating a sustainable Hunger Project with the ladies of Mexico who participate in La Cooperativa de la Frontera.
For nearly eight years the ladies of La Cooperativa have been earning money to support their children and families one crocheted hat at a time; one rag basket at a time; one sewn purse at a time.
Charity Navigator works to guide intelligent giving. By guiding intelligent giving, they aim to advance a more efficient and responsive philanthropic marketplace, in which givers and the charities they support work in tandem to overcome our nation’s and the world’s most persistent challenges.
Charity Navigator is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization under the Internal Revenue Code and does not accept any contributions from any charities that they evaluate.