World Communion Sunday
Date: First Sunday in October (May be celebrated year round)
Your contributions support:
- World Communion Scholarships — 50 percent of the offering. These are for international and U.S. (racial- and ethnic-minority) graduate students. At least half of the annual amount goes to ministries beyond the United States.
- Ethnic Scholarship Program — 35 percent of the offering. This benefits undergraduate students.
- Ethnic In-Service Training Program — 15 percent of the offering. Racial– and ethnic–minority people seeking second careers in church-related vocations receive these scholarships.