Opportunities to Serve

By joining with a Team

Questions about applications, and team details should be directed to the team leader listed. In order to add a team to this list or learn more in general about Volunteers in Mission register your team with Sandra Matoushaya, Missions/VIM Coordinator.

Go to Resources for Teams if you're looking for host sites calling for teams to serve.

As Individuals through the United Methodist Church

Global Mission Fellows (age 20 - 30) or Global Justice Volunteers (age 18 - 30)

Primetimers (older adults)

Individual Mission Volunteers with a UM project (anyone over 18)

Healthcare Volunteers (specialized skills or ministry focus)

NOMADS (RVers who serve together at announced locations)

Teams with Openings

Individuals may apply for a VIMship (Mission Team Scholarship)

Location Task Team Leader/Team Contact Estimated Cost Sponsor Application Info Notes

Guatemala

2018

November 21-26

Disability Ministry Construction

Debbie Hills

deacon.dhills@gmail.com

$2,000 WPAUMC

Apply

September 15 Deadline

Age 13+

Guatemala

2019

March 8-15

Disability Ministry

Construction

Debbie Hills

deacon.dhills@gmail.com

$2,000 WPAUMC

Apply

January 30 Deadline

 

Puerto Rico

2019

March 2-8

Hurricane Rebuild

Sandra Matoushaya

Erica Rushing and Gordon Snyder - Team Leaders

sandra.matoushaya@wpaumc.org

$1,400 WPAUMC

Apply

January 31 Deadline 

Age 18+

Puerto Rico

2019

TBD

Hurricane Rebuild

Sandra Matoushaya

David Peightal and Raphael Koi-koi - Team Leaders

sandra.matoushaya@wpaumc.org

$1,400 WPAUMC

Apply

 

Age

18+

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

2019

April 28-May 3

Hurricane Rebuild

Sandra Matoushaya

sandra.matoushaya@wpaumc.org

$800 WPAUMC

Apply

February 28 Deadline

Age 16+

Bahamas

2019

May 12-18

Disaster Relief Ministry

Sandra Matoushaya

sandra.matoushaya@wpaumc.org

$800 WPAUMC

Apply

February 28 Deadline

Age

18+

Zimbabwe

2019

July 22-August 7

ZimCamp

Sandra Matoushaya

sandra.matoushaya@wpaumc.org

$2,500 WPAUMC

Apply

March 1 Deadline

Age 

15-18

Fiji

TBD

Medical Assistance and Teaching

Sandra Matoushaya

sandra.matoushaya@wpaumc.org

$3,000 WPAUMC

Apply