The United Methodist Children’s Home (UMCH) is pleased to announce the newest addition to their Birmingham office. Cristin Dedmon joins the External Affairs Department as the Development and Outreach Manager. This position works closely with the Vice President of External Affairs, and will primarily focus on connecting UMCH to local churches and communities. Prior to UMCH, Cristin worked as the Communication Director for United Methodist Volunteers in Mission. Her experience with projects and her gift of relationship building is a welcome addition to the UMCH External Affairs Department.
For 125 years UMCH has helped transform the lives of thousands of abused, neglected, and traumatized children, young mothers, and struggling families. The ministry offers services such as group homes, foster care and adoption programs, family preservation services, transitional living programs, scholarship homes, and homes for young mothers across Alabama and northwest Florida. The mission of UMCH is to follow Christ by embracing all God’s children…one child, one family at a time.
If you would like to learn more about UMCH please visit www.umch.net.