RUMC partners with a multitude of nonprofit and community organizations to do God's work within Roswell and the greater Atlanta area. If you are interested in giving your time and talents to one of the organizations below, you can contact the organization directly or reach out to our Missions & Service pastor Marion Brown for guidance.


Action Ministries

Action Ministries Inc. provides an extensive network of community partners and volunteers with the tools and expertise to lead fellow Georgians out of poverty. By meeting basic needs, the ministry removes barriers that prevent thousands of Georgians from breaking the cycle of poverty and realizing their potential.
Atl Mission

Atlanta Day Shelter for Women and Children

Atlanta Day Shelter for Women and Children, a branch of Atlanta Mission, provides day services focused on building relationships, meeting needs, and casting vision and hope for each woman’s future. They offer a variety of services, including childcare, showers, laundry, lunch, MARTA cards, medical care, life-skills classes, access to overnight services, and much more.

The Child Development Association (CDA)

The Child Development Association (CDA) provides affordable early learning programs and childcare for preschool children of low-income families in the metro Atlanta area. The CDA prepares economically disadvantaged children for success in education and life. Childcare services enable hardworking parents to maintain full-time employment. The CDA has provided outstanding service to low-income, hard-working families for more than 45 years. Located in Roswell.
Drake House

The Drake House

The Drake House provides short-term crisis housing, education and empowerment programs for homeless mothers and their children in north metro Atlanta. Women and children entering The Drake House are offered a variety of support services to empower and educate them and move them towards self-sufficiency.

EnAble of Georgia

EnAble of Georgia is now In Community and provides nurturing homes and quality support services for adults with developmental disabilities. Community Access Services are geared toward preparing and assisting individuals to become part of their broader community. Community Living Support Services are provided to those either living at home with their family or in the community in their own homes. EnAble offers residential services within group homes located in typical neighborhoods.
Family Promise

Family Promise of North Fulton/DeKalb

Family Promise of North Fulton/DeKalb is a network of interfaith organizations working together to end homelessness. We provide temporary assistance, hospitality, and case management for families with children experiencing homelessness. Our interfaith, nonsectarian network brings the faith community together to help our community’s families regain housing, independence, and dignity in a time of need. Four times a year RUMC hosts families who are experiencing a housing crisis. We are part of a network of congregations in North Fulton and DeKalb Counties working together to provide guests a safe, homelike shelter where families can stay together.
Foster Care

Foster Care Support Foundation (FCSF)

Foster Care Support Foundation (FCSF) serves a growing need throughout Georgia by providing free clothing, infant equipment, and developmental toys to thousands of children in foster and relative care. We partner with Georgia’s DFCS for child referral, verification, and foster parent recruiting and training. We serve foster children residing in Georgia’s foster homes and children housed by private agencies.
Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity – Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope. There is an ever increasing need for affordable housing in North Central Georgia. Habitat for Humanity ReStores accept donations of new and gently used items. We sell those items to treasure hunters and bargain shoppers to raise money for our mission of eliminating substandard housing.
Home Stretch
HomeStretch helps homeless families get back on their feet and into permanent, sustainable housing. HomeStretch gives homeless families a safe and comfortable place to live while helping them address the root causes of their situation and return to a life of self-reliance and stability.
Mary Hall

Mary Hall Freedom House

Mary Hall Freedom House – Provides housing and substance treatment services for women and their children in order to empower them to break the cycle of addictions, poverty and homelessness for themselves and their


Murphy-Harpst provides round-the-clock therapeutic care that enables children to heal and recover so that they can re-engage with society and lead productive lives. For nearly a century, Murphy-Harpst has successfully treated thousands of children by building the environment necessary to reverse the cycle of a lifetime of cruelty and neglect.

MUST Ministries

MUST Ministries addresses the basic needs of individuals, families, and children with facilities in Cobb and Cherokee Counties and programs in numerous other counties. MUST brings people of many faiths together to respond to God’s challenge to minister to others with compassion and love. RUMC hosts the MUST Summer Lunch program that provides free lunches in the Roswell area every weekday of the summer to low income children who normally receive free lunch when they are in school.

North Fulton

North Fulton Community Charities (NFCC)

North Fulton Community Charities (NFCC) offers assistance to 5,000+ families annually via food, clothing vouchers, and financial aid to our clients in need. NFCC offers an array of classes and opportunities to help residents move toward financial stability and self-sufficiency. RUMC holds two food drives each year to help stock the shelves to feed our neighbors in the North Fulton community, as well as special projects during our two Great Day of Service events. For more information, click on

Wellspring Living

Wellspring Living helps domestic sex trafficking victims and the “at risk” develop the courage to move forward and the confidence to succeed. Their program securely houses and serves survivors of Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking (DMST) with a focus on trauma therapy, education, life skills, and confidence, through local and national

Wesley Woods

Wesley Woods Senior Living

An elder care ministry of The North Georgia Conference, Wesley Woods supports healthy aging by helping older adults live independently longer through safe, affordable residential housing. It serves over 1,800 seniors of all income levels throughout ten communities across North Georgia. Some are surprised to learn that 75% of the older adults served here require financial assistance to remain in their Wesley Woods homes, and 40% are living below the poverty level. With the caring support of United Methodists, these beloved older adults will experience thriving lives full of independence and contribution regardless of the challenges they face. Learn how you can be a champion for an older adult today at!