The March mission is UMCOR. The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) is the humanitarian relief and development arm of The United Methodist Church . UMCOR was founded in 1940 by the Bishop Herbert Welch, in response to displaced and vulnerable populations in the wake of World War II. Their mission statement is: Compelled by Christ to be a voice of conscience on behalf of the people called Methodist, UMCOR works globally to alleviate human suffering and advance hope and healing.