Hurricane Matthew Storm Response

100% of your gift goes to helping Hurricane Matthew victims!




All donations are tax deductible.


To donate offline, please place a check in your local United Methodist Church offering plate and designate the Advance name & number on the memo line OR mail a check to Conference Treasurer-Raleigh Area, P.O. Box 890202, Charlotte, NC 28289-0202 with the Advance name & number on the memo line.

NC Conference Advance Numbers
  • S00176 – NC Storm Emergency Response
  • S00276 – Humanitarian & Health Outreach Shipping
  • S00213 – MERCI Flood Buckets

UMCOR Advance Numbers

For purchase of emergency response and disaster relief supplies:

  • 901670 – Disaster Response, United States
  • 901440 – Material Resources Advance

For Hurricane Matthew Relief in Haiti:

  • 982450 – International Disaster Response (Make sure to write ‘Haiti’ on your check)


Cleaning Buckets (sometimes called Flood Buckets) can be assembled. If you were not affected by Hurricane Matthew, this is an excellent way to support areas that have damage.  Watch the video below or visit UMCORs website for assembly instructions.

Health Kits provide basic necessities to people who have been forced to leave their homes because of human conflict or natural disaster. Health Kits are also used as learning tools in personal hygiene, literacy, nutrition, and cooking classes.