Your next trip begins here
Please contact Jody Pratt, VIM, Volunteers in Michigan Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org.
To register a VIM team and request insurance
Training Events & Upcoming Opportunities
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Basic Emergency Response Training will take place October 24, 2020 at Cornerstone UMC in Caledonia. ERT Training is for volunteers looking to organize/lead/participate in a team for disaster response/recovery efforts. Registration begins at 8:30am, training 9-5. Cost of $35 includes materials and lunch.
Register by Oct 16 to Jody Pratt: email@example.com. No walk-ins will be accepted to ensure social distancing.
First-time volunteers for international mission trips are eligible for support of your trip.
MI Volunteers Scholarship/Grant Fund
Seeking a way to serve
Volunteers in Michigan serve under the North Central Jurisdiction Volunteers in Mission programs. VIM pairs mission opportunities that match your skills and mission needs with the right training to make your ministry a success. VIM offers both short term local mission opportunities and international projects.
VIM works with both individuals and church groups, both experienced teams and those just getting started. We launch teams that focus on everything from relationship building to construction, even medical and wellness. VIM services all ages and all levels of experience. Your first call is to our Volunteer Coordinator who can guide you to the appropriate training and trips. This is critical to the safety and success of every team. VIM works with federal agencies and insurance providers to secure national and international healthcare and emergencies.
Blue Water Habitat for Humanity
Year round availability at low cost
Port Huron, MI
God's Awesome People: G.A.P.
Six week program beginning the first week of July 2020 for kids in 1st - 6th grade
West Branch, MI
Friendship Church plans to send two teams per year, most likely Spring and Fall, to Camotan', Guatemala partnering with Servant Ministries (https://www.servantministries.net/) .
DISCOVERY 2020 Michigan /Wisconsin/Peru
For individuals 18-35 years of age. Development of leaderships skills and light construction skills in Lima Peru (Miramar UMC) and Ica. $1,100 covers food/lodging/daily travel. International Travel Non Included. To learn more, contact Jody Pratt.
Please contact Jody Pratt, VIM, Volunteers in Michigan Coordinator. firstname.lastname@example.org
Peru 2021 Healthcare Mission
Le Merced, Peru
October 9-19, 2021
Cost: $1,400 (includes airfare)
Cntact Jody Pratt for an application: prattgji09gmail.com
Team Puerto Rico 2021
Team Puerto Rico 2021 is announcing the dates of January 16-23 (Saturday-Saturday 2021).