Choose a date and location from any time of the year.
Various locations within Iowa or Indiana are hosting disaster recovery mission trips.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa - openings available through August 2010 (Minimum age 14 years)
- Disaster Assistance for Northwest Indiana (DANI) (Minimum age 16 years) Openings available for June and July 2010
The role of the wider United Church of Christ in disasters is focused on the technology-caused disasters and on the long-term recovery of a community. Our presence and service with the clean-up and repair/rebuilding of homes several months after a disaster helps assure people that they are not alone or forgotten.
Your service is needed for Long-Term Disaster Recovery from floods and tornadoes in the Midwestern United States – Clean-Up, Preparation and Repair/Rebuild of homes.
After completing the registration form below, be sure to select the submit button.
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This form is for group leaders and individuals who are willing to join with other groups on-site to volunteer. Individuals who are part of a group complete the waiver form(s) and skill level sheet (Links below). Bring completed waiver forms with you to the mission trip site. Forms must be complete before work can begin.
Pam Small, UCC Volunteer Registrar & Coordinator will contact you with information about your selected site, housing arrangements, and local people who will guide your experience. She is also the one to contact regarding availability of dates and openings. email@example.com; cell phone (812) 453-3995.
Groups volunteering for a full week are requested to arrive on Sunday evening and depart on Saturday. Groups volunteering for a partial week should indicate specific days during a particular week in the form below.
A donation of $50 per person per week or $10 per person per day is suggested to defray housing costs. This is payable to the host congregation on-site.
Questions? Please contact Mary Schaller Blaufuss, Executive Volunteer Ministries, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disaster Recovery Mission Trips
|CHURCH/ORGANIZATION INFORMATION (for informational purposes)|
|Church Zip Code|
|CONTACT PERSON (The one completing this form)|
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|Expected Group Size|
|After completing Part 1, select a location, select a date, then submit the form.|
|Select only 1 location per form submitted.||Cedar Rapids, IANorthwest Indiana, Lakeshore Area Regional RecoveryNOrthwest Indiana, Disasater Assistance for Northwest Indiana|
|Lake Shore Area Regional Recovery is now COMPLETELY BOOKED!|
|Select dates: A Volunteer Week usually spans from Monday - Friday. Tell us which dates work best for your group.|
|Choice 1 Start Date:||- Choice 1 End Date|
|Choice 2 Start Date:||- Choice 2 End Date|
|Choice 3 Start Date:||- Choice 3 End Date|
|Submit the form to complete processing.|