United Methodist Women

United Methodist Women is a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

 Within the denomination, United Methodist Women have approximately 800,000 members whose mission is fostering spiritual growth, developing leaders, and advocating for justice. Members raise up to $20 million each year for programs and projects related to women, children, and youth in the United States and in more than 100 countries around the world.

UMW 2021 Officers

President

Linda S. Yost (BS)
443-605-8295

Vice President

Ruthella Lievers (BS)
443-858-9329

Secretary

Janice Crowe (A)
410-533-5370

Treasurer

Dorothy Medley (A)
443-852-2688

Spiritual Growth
Coordinator

Wendy Johnson (BM)
443-278-6434

Nominations
Chairperson

Willa Kynard  (GW)

202-716-8898

Education &
Interpretation Coordinator
Barbara Terry (BM)
410-977-5930

Membership Nurture
& Outreach Coordinator

Daphne Hurd  (BM)

410-627-7877

Secretary of Program Resources

Tangela Terry (A)

443-694-0468

Communications
Coordinator

Kim Marie Walker (A)
443-534-1619

Social Action
Coordinator

Jeannie Panesi (GW)

608-445-1876

Legacy Liason

Terri Booth (BM)
443-528-0961

National
Organization

Colleen Cates (BM)

410-488-5369

Northeastern
Jurisdiction

Mikele Haskins-Delmore (BM)

410-926-0536

 

Mission u Dean (Adult School)

Elizabeth Stemley (BM)

443-850-8544

Mission u Dean (Youth School)

Sharon Milton (GW)

301-404-6628


Resources

UMW Projects

These projects minister to the needs of women and children in Washington, DC, the state of Maryland and the panhandle of West Virginia. Local UMW units are encouraged to support these projects.

Events

 BWCUMW Leadership Team meeting--March 20, 2021 9 am- 1pm

Legacy Day of Giving--March 23, 2021

BWCUMW Call to Prayer & Self Denial Call--April 10, 2021 10-11 am

Trustees Meeting--April 13, 2021 10 am

Epworth House Committee Spring Celebration--April 17, 2021 12 noon

BWCUMC Leadership Team meeting--May 15, 2021 9 am- 1 pm

 Flame Newsletter article due--May 15, 2021

BWCUMW Leadership Team meeting--June 12, 2021 9 am- 1 pm

Mission u--July 23-24, 2021

BWCUMW Leadership Finance and Program meeting--August 14, 2021 9 am-1 pm

The Legacy Endowment Fund Annual Tea--August 14, 2021 2 pm

Flame Newsletter article due--August 15, 2021

Baltimore Metropolitan District Annual Celebration--September 4, 2021 9:30 am

Trustees Meeting--September 8, 2021--10 am

BWCUMC Leadership Team meeting/2022 calendar--September 11, 2021 9 am- 1 pm

Deadline to receive District Reports for Annual Celebration--September 15, 2021

Baltimore Suburban District Annual Celebration--September 18, 2021 TBA

Central Maryland District Annual Celebration--October 2, 2021 1 pm-3 pm

Frederick District Annual Celebration--October 2, 2021 10 am- 12 noon

Annapolis District Annual Celebration--October 9, 2021 10 am- 12 noon

Greater Washington District Annual Celebration--October 9, 2021 1 pm- 2:30 pm

Washington East Annual Celebration--October 16, 2021 10 am- 12 noon

BWCUMC Fall Annual Celebration--October 23, 2021 9 am- 1 pm

BWC UMC Annual Conference--October 25-27, 2021 TBA

Epworth House Annual Meeting--November 9, 2021 12 noon

Flame Newsletter article due--November 15, 2021

BWCUMW Christmas Gathering--December 4, 2021 11 am- 1 pm

BWCUMW Planning Session and District Officer Training-January 8, 2022 9 am- 2 pm

Assembly 2022--May 20-22, 2022 TBA

General Conference-August 29-September 6, 2022