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July 31, 2018

By: Sherri Dietrich, UTO Board President

I didn’t grow up in the Episcopal Church, and my parish didn’t participate in UTO, so my introduction to UTO was when my diocese needed a new UTO coordinator and asked for volunteers, noting that the job was “all about gratitude.” I thought, “Well, I’m all about gratitude,” so I volunteered,...

July 31, 2018

By: Sandra Squires, Past UTO Board President

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven” (Ecclesiastes 3:1), and this is the end of my season as UTO president as I pass the leadership to Sherri Dietrich, the incoming president. I have the usual people to thank: the entire UTO Board, the UTO staff, other...

July 8, 2018

The triennial UTO Ingathering ceremony held at the 79th General Convention of The Episcopal Church in Austin, TX, took place on July 6. It brought in $3,738,989.47. UTO funds are granted on an annual basis to support mission across the worldwide Episcopal Church. The nine Episcopal Church...

July 6, 2018

The United Thank Offering of the Episcopal Church awarded 34 grants for a total of $1,257,778.17 for the mission and ministry of the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion. The announcement was made during the 79th General Convention of The Episcopal Church, meeting July 5 - July 13 in...

June 11, 2018

By: Kayla Massey, Associate Staff Officer for the United Thank Offering

After many months of collaborative work between Cheii’s Web Development and the staff of the United Thank Offering, we are excited to launch our new Blue Box app, which allows you to donate straight from your phone. It’s like having a Blue Box right in your pocket!

The staff and Board of...

May 1, 2018

As General Convention draws closer, we get better information and more details, so we’ve updated the pre-convention packet. We’ll update it once more in June with any last-minute information. With that said, we are really excited about some of the new things that are coming together as...

May 1, 2018

Upcoming Important Grant Process Dates

2018 Annual Grant Process:Because this is a General Convention year, UTO grants will be announced at General Convention on Friday, July 6, and all applicants will be notified via email that morning. 2018 grant brochures will be available starting on...

March 8, 2018

By: Sandra Squires, UTO Board President

Recently, I was a part of a contingent of Team UTO that traveled to Navajoland. We journeyed there in two cars, with one car visiting a mission and UTO grant sites in Utah and the other car, the one I was in, visiting the old hospital in Farmington, New Mexico (built in 1922) and the UTO-funded...

January 25, 2018

The 2018 United Thank Offering grants for four seminarians and six young adults were approved by the Episcopal Church Executive Council at its January meeting.

The focus of the grants is Becoming Beloved Community: Racial Healing, Reconciliation and Justice.

The United Thank...

January 25, 2018

The 2018 United Thank Offering grants for four seminarians and six young adults were approved by the Episcopal Church Executive Council at its January meeting.

The focus of the grants is Becoming Beloved Community: Racial Healing, Reconciliation and Justice.

The United Thank...

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