UCC Missouri Mid-South Conference, CHHSM Ministries Partnership Works to Create Just World for All

The Missouri Mid-South CHHSM ministries gathered for a group photo at CHHSM's Annual Meeting this spring.

Donna Smith-Pupillo, executive director of Deaconess Nurse Ministry in St. Louis, sees little difference when talking about her work and that of Deaconess’ partner, the United Church of Christ’s regional Missouri Mid-South Conference. “We partner with the conference because we are a part of the conference,” Smith-Pupillo says. “We are not a separate entity, but […]

United Church of Christ’s Emmaus Homes Boost Wages of Direct Support Professionals to $12/Hour

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Did you know that each year the staff at Emmaus provides more than 1,000,000 hours of service for individuals with developmental disabilities? Did you also know that over the past 5 years, more than 100 new clients have chosen Emmaus as their service provider? Annually, Emmaus hires and trains more than 300 direct support professionals […]