Minneapolis, MN and Houston, TX

Minneapolis, MN and Houston, TX

Recruiting Volunteers for 2012 Orthodox Action Teams
UCC volunteers welcome for this ecumenical experience.

Contact:  U.S. Programs Department of International Orthodox Christian Charties
Email:  dchristopulos@iocc.org
Phone:  1.877.803.IOCC (1.877.803.4622)
Register Online:  www.iocc.org/actionteam

Work Needed:  Activities vary depening on location and construction schedules, but can inlcude siding, roofing, framing, landscaping, painting and support.


July 10 - June 16, 2012 - Houston, TX

July 15 - July 21, 2012 - Minneapolis, MN

July 29 - August 4, 2012 - Minneapolis, MN

August 5 - August 11, 2012 - Houston, TX

Arrive Sunday afternoon.  Depart Saturday afternoon.

Group Size:  Space is limited.  Contact dchristopulos@iocc.org for information.

Adult to Youth Ratio:  1:5

Education Components:  Preparation for the Trip:  "Mission Trips That Matter" by Don C. Richter, Upper Room Books.

On-Site Reflection:  "Meeting God in the Ruins:  Devotions for Disaster Volunteers"  Copies will be provided at group housing site.  Additional free copies may be ordered from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in American by calling 800.638.3522 ext. 2580 (ISBN 6-0001-6788-1); pay shipping only.

Follow up Action: 

Contact Info

Mary Schaller Blaufuss
Team Leader, Global Sharing of Resources
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115