Jefferson City, TN
Construction/Kids Club/Food and Clothing Ministry
Teams are needed to do a variety of ministries. This might involve home repair for local families in great need, including but not limited to, roofing, wheelchair ramps, painting, decks, and general cleaning. Teams may also help in sorting donated items and placing them in the appropriate area to distribute to families being served. Center also works with a shelter for women and children. Volunteering opportunities here may include, cooking, cleaning, organizing, teaching a life skills class, etc. Need those with a willingness to serve and be flexible. Teams are responsible for their own transportation to and from the job sites. Costs per team during June and July, $325 per person and this includes housing, meals, a t-shirt per participant, and materials for the project. $225 per person if the team provides their own housing. All other items are included. Meals are provided Monday morning through Thursday evening. This is a year around program, but housing is not available outside of June and July. The team would be responsible for securing their own housing for trips outside of the summer months. Requestor can discuss option with team leader. Note: Teams working with children and youth will be responsible for conducting professional background checks on all members over the age of 18. Team leader will be sent information from BOM concerning options for this.
Length of assignment: 5-6 Days
Preferred Dates: January - December 2023
Costs: Travel to TN, food, lodging, project costs