Serve God with your treasure

As we approach the Moravian Day of Service this September 18, you might first visualize giving your time and talent. Work in a community garden. Build a Habitat for Humanity house. Prepare and serve a meal to the hungry. There are so many ways to serve – and gifts of time and talent are desperately…

Growing community in Greensboro

First Moravian Church in Greensboro, NC isn’t the biggest church in town. But thanks to a grant through the Moravian Ministries Foundation in America (MMFA), we just might be on our way to producing a bountiful harvest second to none. A new Servants’ Garden, with more than 30 raised beds, is transforming what used to…

Breakfast at MOD

While in New York recently for some fun and some foundation business, I had the opportunity to stop by Moravian Open Door (MOD). Susan Attzs-Mendoza, MOD’s Executive Director, invited me to join the residents for breakfast. Early this year, Moravian Ministries Foundation in America made a grant of $50,000 from our Hunger & Thirst Field…

“I was hungry and you fed me”

According to Feeding America, in 2020 at least 60 million people received food from food banks, food pantries, and other private charitable food programs. However, thanks to the overwhelming public and private response to hunger in the United States, in its recent Household Food Security in the United States in 2020 report, the USDA shared…

A call for 2022 grant applications

We are pleased to offer grants from a number of Field of Interest Funds. Application & Timing “We encourage North American Moravian congregations, agencies, fellowships, and ministries to apply for grants to support their important work,” said MMFA President & CEO Chris Spaugh. The first step in making an application is to schedule a consultation…

Union Cross Moravian Thrift Store

Grants help churches provide housing and clothing

Your gifts to the Moravian Field of Interest Funds are making a difference in the lives of people in the communities where Moravian congregations have a presence! Your Moravian Ministries Foundation in America, custodian of the Moravian Giving Portal and the Moravian Field of Interest Funds, is proud to announce $3,400 in grants to three…