General Convention 2018

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 12:00

So many new materials were released at General Convention and others were completely used up and are now being redesigned, so we thought it would be good to give you a quick overview of what materials are currently available and where you can find...

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 15:30

Usually this space is reserved to tell you about one grant site, but since this is our Pre-Convention E-News, we wanted to remind you that, each day during Convention, we’ll have a lunchtime talk from one of our grant sites. For those of you not...

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 13:45

Thank you to the 60 people who have already filled out our online form to register for workshops and the UTO Ingathering and to update your information. We’ve sent out 15 certificates to dioceses to thank those UTO coordinators whose terms have...

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:45

After many months of collaborative work between Cheii’s Web Development and the staff of the United Thank Offering, we are excited to launch our new Blue Box app, which allows you to donate straight from your phone. It’s like having a Blue Box...

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:45

During General Convention, we need volunteers for a variety of things, so we hope you can find time to help! UTO has increased the events we’re offering at this Convention in the hopes of getting the message out about gratitude to as many people as...

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:30

I currently live in a place that NOAA has described as suffering from a “severe drought,” which means we’d need six to nine inches of rain to make up what we’re missing. Two weeks ago, the skies turned dark and it smelled like rain, but the...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 17:16

As General Convention draws closer, we get better information and more details, so we’ve updated the pre-convention packet. We’ll update it once more in June with any last-minute information. With that said, we are really excited about some of the...

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 13:32

Over the past few months, we’ve received quite a bit of feedback that many of our UTO coordinators want to come to Austin, Texas, for the UTO events at General Convention, even if they are not a deputy or delegate. As always, we warmly welcome all...