United Methodist Women

The United Methodist Women (UMW) is an active women’s group of about 100 members. Activities include educational programs, community service projects and fellowship.

Statement of Purpose

The organized unit of the United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose purpose is:

  • To know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ.
  • To develop a creative, supportive fellowship.
  • To expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

Activities and donations have been suspended so far this year because of the pandemic. We may have more information in October.

2020 CABINET

Co-Presidents: Alice Kubo, Emi Alicaya, Loretta Ashizawa
Co-Vice Presidents: Jill Kanemasu, Joanne Mikami
Secretary: Shigeko Shibata
Treasurer: Kimi Ronay

COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Care and Concern: Elaine Maeda
Membership: Frances Lee
Boutique Coordinators: Naomi Goto, Joanne Mikami
Mission: Sue Teranishi
Nominating Committee: Jill Kanemasu, Elaine Maeda
Program Chairpersons: Karen Kashiwagi, Laura Katayama, Shigeko Shibata, Meg Tanaka
Reading Program: Alice Kubo

UMW PIN RECOGNITION

2020
Fran Sumida
Kathy Gosney
Meg Tanaka

2019
Emi Alicaya
Naomi Goto
Philip Yuki

2018
Glen Shimazu
Alice Kubo
Sue Teranishi
Joanne Mikami
Rev. Peter Wilms