Maplewood United Methodist Church makes yearly contributions, along with other United Methodist Churches in Missouri, to funds which serve in a variety of ways. Through this connectional giving, Missouri churches are able to make an impact that no individual church could make alone.

Black College Fund
$262,292 given by Missouri Churches

United Methodism supports 10 black colleges and a
medical school that maintain an ongoing relationship
with the denomination. It helps to provide well-equipped
buildings, solid academic programs, strong faculties, a
nurturing environment to encourage students in each new
generation and to affirm and celebrate African-American
heritage and culture.