United Methodist Women (UMW) is an independent organization within the United Methodist Church. United Methodist Women is the largest denominational faith organization for women with approximately 800,000 members whose mission is fostering spiritual growth, developing leaders and advocating for justice. UMW offers women of our church meaningful ways to live out their faith in the midst of a caring community.
United Methodist Women and The United Methodist Church’s principles and values include:
- Promoting the empowerment of women, children and youth.
- Promoting anti-racism and multiculturalism.
- Promoting inclusion and equity.
- Promoting fair labor practices.
- Promoting economic and environmental stewardship and sustainability.
UMW at Boonton supports a variety of local and global missions while also caring for our own congregation through projects like our Prayer Shawl Ministry and Caring Chefs.