Tracey Williams

United Methodist Children’s Home more than an orphanage

United Methodist Children’s Home more than an orphanage

What started as an orphanage in Selma, Alabama, in 1890 has grown to a regional assistance program supporting at-risk children and teens throughout Alabama and northwest Florida. While many new programs are on the books for United Methodist Children’s Home (UMCH), Florida Executive Director Tracey Williams said many people still think of UMCH as a […]

Local Methodist church receives UMCH recognition

Local Methodist church receives UMCH recognition

Gulf Breeze United Methodist Church was recognized with “Guardian of the Bell” status for their exceptional support of United Methodist Children’s Home (UMCH) during the 2017 White Christmas campaign. UMCH is a charitable organization providing homes, support services and spiritual guidance to children displaced from their families in Alabama and Northwest Florida. Read the full […]

Giving families a Fresh Start

Giving families a Fresh Start

Setting the standard for giving a hand up instead of a hand out, Fresh Start for Children and Families in Fort Walton Beach is changing lives nine families at a time.  The program provides transitional housing for families where mom or dad are gainfully employed or employable and remain drug and alcohol free for the […]