United Methodist City Society

Mission Statement

UMCS acts as an agent of change for United Methodist Churches, its members and the community at large. We do this by sponsoring programs and creating partnerships that:
Support churches in their development, through the offering of spiritual, management, leadership, consultative and financial resources consistent with their mission context; Facilitate the implementation of church-managed education, daycare, outreach and fellowship programs for members and the surrounding community; Promote the education and development of children and youth in our communities; and Enable individuals to overcome destructive addictions, and equip them to re-enter the larger community.

United Methodist Women

Mission Statement

United Methodist Women is the largest denominational faith organization for women with approximately 800,000 members whose mission is fostering spiritual growth, developing leaders and advocating for justice.

Vellore Christian Medical College Board

Mission Statement

The Vellore Christian Medical College Board (USA) Inc. is inspired by the legacy of Dr. Ida S. Scudder and her response to the healing ministry of Christ. The Board’s mission is to provide a focus for excellence and integrity at CMC through participation in and continuing support of CMC’s drive to maintain excellence. The Board does this by:
Honoring Ida Scudder – the person and her work Encouraging and supporting research activity of the highest quality driven by honesty and high ethical standards, directional focus and translational impact Promoting the professional development of CMC with a focus on the quality, delivery and safety of health care.

West End Residences

Mission Statement

West End’s mission is to provide safe and supportive transitional and permanent housing together with comprehensive services that assist and empower homeless and formerly homeless youth, families, and older adults to live full and productive lives.

Women’s League for Conservative Judaism

Mission Statement

The mission of Women’s League for Conservative Judaism is to strengthen and unite synagogue women’s groups and their members; support them in mutual efforts to understand and perpetuate Conservative/Masorti Judaism in the home, synagogue and community; and reinforce their bonds with Israel and with Jews worldwide.

Workforce Outsource Services

Mission Statement

The social mission of Workforce Opportunity Services is to educate, train and hire young adults from underserved populations throughout the U.S. and to place them within companies as outsourced IT consultants. Moreover, by offering opportunities to those individuals who may otherwise not have the wherewithal to afford the requisite training and education, WOS facilitates the personal, professional and financial independence students and provides them with "ladders of ascent" to help them grow in their careers into management and ownership positions. Through the training and mentoring of these young adults, WOS is uniquely poised to offer the services of highly skilled, professional, IT consultants to companies at very favorable rates, all while keeping IT jobs here in the U.S.

World Day of Prayer International Committee

Mission Statement

A global ecumenical movement led by Christian women who welcome you to join in prayer and action for peace and justice on the first Friday of March

World Science Festival

Mission Statement

Our mission is to cultivate and sustain a general public informed by the content of science, inspired by its wonder, convinced of its value, and prepared to engage with its implications for the future.
The World Science Festival, an unprecedented annual tribute to imagination, ingenuity and inventiveness, takes science out of the laboratory and into the streets, theaters, museums, and public halls of New York City, making the esoteric understandable and the familiar fascinating.

Zamir Choral Foundation

Mission Statement

The Zamir Choral Foundation, created by Matthew Lazar, promotes Jewish choral music as a vehicle to inspire Jewish life, culture and continuity. Fostering Jewish literacy through the study of the Jewish/Hebrew texts that are sung, the Zamir Choral Foundation builds community through the trans-denominational, trans-political and trans-generational events that it sponsors.