Conference Advance Giving

The following ministries are the Advance Specials for the Great Plains Conference. To contribute to any of these Advance Specials, note the Activity/Project number on your check and put in your church’s offering. Your church treasurer will forward it to the Conference treasurer’s office, who will be sure that your church receives credit for your contribution.

All agencies receiving Mission Agency Support are automatically part of the Conference Advance list.

Conference Advance List

Great Plains Mission Partnerships Activity Project
Nigeria Hope for Children of Africa 300  
Nigeria Scholarship for Students 301  
Haiti Covenant 302  
Zimbabwe Chabadza Covenant 303  


Campus Ministries Activity Project
Emporia State, Emporia, Kan. 320 029
Fort Hays State, Hays, KS 320 030
Kansas State, Manhattan, Kan. 320 031
University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kan. 320 033
Washburn University, Topeka, Kan. 320 035
Wichita State, Wichita, Kan. 320 036
University of Nebraska, Kearney, Neb. 320 037
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Neb. 320 269
University of Nebraska/Creighton, Omaha, Neb. 320 270


Great Plains Camping, Inc. Activity Project
Camp Chippewa, Ottawa, Kan. 321 038
Camp Comeca, Cozad, Neb. 321 039
Camp Comeca Capital Campaign 321 192
Camp Fontanelle, Nickerson, NE 321 040
Camp Horizon, Arkansas City, Kan. 321 041
Camp Norwesca, Chadron, Neb. 321 042
Camp Lakeside, Scott City, Kan. 321 043


Great Plains Ethnic Ministries Activity Project
Hispanic/Latino Ministries, general 345  
Cristo Poder de Dios, Grace UMC, Hastings, Neb. 347  
Centro de Alabanza y Adoracion, Gering, Neb. 350  
El Mesias UMC, Wichita First UMC, Wichita, Kan. 352  
Centro de Gracia, Olathe, Kan. 354  
Nueva Vida, Holton Evangel UMC, Holton, Kan. 355  
Casa de Oracion, Dodge City First UMC, Dodge City, Kan. 348  
Rosa de Saron, Liberal First UMC, Liberal, Kan. 349  
Hispanic Ministry, Grace UMC, Emporia, Kan. 356  
Comunidad Cristiana, St. James UMC, Bellevue, Neb. 357  
Resonate Hispanic, St. Paul UMC, Papillion, Neb. 359  
Center of Grace Hispanic Ministry, Grace UMC, Omaha, Neb. 362  
Roeland Park Hispanic Ministry, Roeland Park, Kan. 363  
Native American Ministries 360  
Sacred Winds Native Mission Congregation, Lincoln, Neb. 361  
Korean UMC, Wichita, Kan. 370  
Danner Memorial Scholarship for African-American Students 375  
New Visions Community UMC, Lincoln, Neb. 996  


Great Plains Local Missions Activity Project
Seminary Scholarship Endowment 900  
New Church Development 934  
Lincoln Connection Point 934 357
Great Plains Peace with Justice 960  
Hunger 967  
Disaster Response Fund 975  
Rebuilding Great Plains Churches Fund 976  
Volunteers in Mission 981  
Common Ground, Elwood, Kan. 982  
Crowell Health Services, Blair, Neb. 990  
Crossroads Center, Hastings, Neb. 991  
Fairfield Outreach & Sponsors Association (FOSA) 992  
Wesley Towers, Hutchinson, Kan. 993  
First UMC Television Ministry, Wichita, Kan. 995  
Sunrise Community Services, Chadron, Neb. 997  
Forest Park Conference and Retreat Center, Topeka, Kan. 1000  


Mission Agency Support

Colleges/Universities Activity Project
Nebraska Wesleyan University – Lincoln, Neb. 700  
Baker University – Baldwin City, Kan. 701  
Saint Paul School of Theology – Leawood, Kan., and Oklahoma City, Okla. 702  
Kansas Wesleyan University – Salina, Kan. 703  
Southwestern College – Winfield, Kan. 704  


Health & Welfare Institutions Activity Project
UM Homes/Aldersgate Village (Good Samaritan Fund) – Topeka, Kan. 710  
Asbury Park (Good Samaritan Fund) – Newton, Kan. 711  
GraceMed Health Clinic – Wichita, Kan. 712  
Released and Restored – Lincoln, Omaha, Tecumseh and York, Neb. 713  
EmberHope (Youthville) – Newton, Dodge City and Wichita, Kan. 714  
Epworth Village – York, Neb. 715  
E.C. Tyree Health & Dental Clinic – Wichita, Kan. 716  


Ministries with the Poor Activity Project
United Methodist Ministries (The Big Garden) – Omaha, Neb. 720  
Immigrant Legal Center (JFON) – Nebraska 721  
Friendship House of Hope – Ogden, Kan. 722  
Wesley House – Pittsburg, Kan. 723  
Fellowship and Faith – Topeka, Kan. 724  
UM Open Door – Wichita, Kan. 725  
Genesis Family Health (UM Western Kansas Mexican-American Ministries) – Kan. 726  
Living Hope UMC – Omaha, Neb. 727  


Ecumenical/Interchurch organizations Activity Project
Rural Response Hotline (Interchurch Ministries of NE) 731  


Other Conference Missions

Other Conference Missions Activity Project
NUMB Ride (NE United Methodist Bike Ride for Hunger 969  
Bishop's Bike Challenge — UM Open Door 998  
Habitat for Humanity, Beatrice, Neb. 978 020
Habitat for Humanity, Hastings, Neb. 978 021
Habitat for Humanity, Kearney, Neb. 978 022
Habitat for Humanity, Lincoln, Neb. 978 023
Habitat for Humanity, Omaha, Neb. 978 024
Habitat for Humanity, Grand Island, Neb. 978 025
Habitat for Humanity, Sarpy County, Neb. 978 026


How to Give

Please give through your local church offering plate. If you are unable to give to your local church please send a check to:

Great Plains Conference
P.O. Box 4837
Topeka KS 66604

Make checks payable to "Great Plains Conference" and indicate the Advance name, activity number and project number on the memo line of your check. Please refrain from sending cash.

Churches, please be sure to use your church remittance form when sending funds to the conference. Find it here.