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     UMM are a part of the largest organization of women in the world.  We are advocates for those who have no voice, we work for justice, we study, we support mission locally and around the world, and we are open to all women in our church.  United Methodist Women give leadership to the general church through Women's Division and the General Board of Global Ministries

Contact Bonnie Albert for more information. 


UMW Reading Library

     Did you know that the UMW have a Reading Library with books available for you to check out and read? Visit their Reading Library page for more information.


UMW Continuing Education Scholarship

     Three times a year, the United Methodist Women of Valparaiso provide scholarships for women who are returning to school to further their education. Applications are due March 30, July 30 and/or October 30, depending upon whether you are applying for the summer, fall, or spring term. Application is available here. Applications may be returned to the church office or placed in the UMW mailbox located in the Franklin Street lobby.


United Methodist Women support the ministries of the United Methodist Church and the community in which we live. Click here to see a list of the wide variety of ministries they support.


What is so special about the Valparaiso United Methodist Women

  • We provide leadership for the local church and beyond.
  • We are advocates and find support for new programs in the church and community.  
  • We provide continuing education scholarships for women in our church who are looking to improve their skills for future employment.  
  • Our focus is mission.  With 90 volunteers we operate a resale shop with the proceeds going to support mission projects locally and around the world.