F.A.S.T. Mission Trip in Appalachia

F.A.S.T. Mission Trip in Appalachia

Faithful  Advocates  Serving  Together (F.A.S.T.)
Co-sponsored by the UCC Office for Volunteer Ministries 
and the Disciples Office of Volunteering. 
Local Partner Organization:  Morgan-Scott Project for Cooperative Christian Concerns, Deer Lodge, TN
Registrar/Volunteer Coordinator

"Isaiah 58:6-12 "Is this not the fast that I choose…?"
Mission Trip Opportunity in the Appalachian Region

Act F.A.S.T.
(Faithful Advocates Serving Together)
Mission Trip Experience in Appalachia

New 2013 F.A.S.T. Brochure will be available soon!

Location of Local Partner - Summer 2013


The Morgan-Scott Project - Office, Thrift Store, Storage for tools and supplies, and serves as lodging for groups.


Morgan-Scott Project for Cooperative Christian Concerns
1022 Old Deer Lodge Pike, Deer Lodge, Tennessee 37726

Dates:  June 9 - August 10, 2013
Sunday night through Saturday morning
Cost:  $295 per person 12 years of age and older
          $195 per person for 11 years of age and younger

Cost of groceries for the week is included, however, groups are responsible for meal preparation.
**Maximum of 20 people to a group.**

Spaces are limited and filling up quickly.  Register for your choice of weeks below.  Send $50 non-refundable deposit to hold spaces and date for your group.

Questions??  Please contact Mary Schaller Blaufuss at blaufusm@ucc.org or by calling 866.822.8224 ext. 3214.

Still not sure if the 2013 F.A.S.T. Program is right for your group?  Check out these links ....

As of February 21, 2013, we still have some spots available for the F.A.S.T. 2013 Program.  Below are a list of dates with the number of vacancies:  Other dates are available, see drop down menu on registration form.

  • June 30 - July 6, 2013 - 6 vacancies
  • July 7 - 13, 2103 - 14 vacancies
  • July 21 - 27, 2013 - 9 vacancies
  • July 28 - August 3, 2013 - 7 vacancies
Name of Group
Contact Person
Address Line 1
Address Line 2
Postal Code
Phone (O)
Phone (H)
First choice of date June 16 - 22, 2013June 23 - 29, 2013June 30 - July 6, 2013July 7 - 13, 2013July 21 - 27, 2013July 28 - August 3, 2013August 4 - 10, 2013
Second choice of date June 16 - 22, 2013June 23-29, 2013June 30 - July 6, 2013July 7 - 13, 2013July 21 - 27, 2013July 28 - August 3, 2013August 4 - 10, 2013
Number of Adults
Number of Youth (12-18)
Number of Children (Under 12)
By submitting this form, you and your group covenant to participate in activities and studies before coming to F.A.S.T. to help prepare, to fully participate in the work during the week in Appalachia, and to tell the story and reflect on how you can become an advocate for justice in your own community and in the world upon your return home.

Remember that you must pay a non-refundable deposit of $50 for each spot you reserve.  We cannot return any of the deposits as we turn groups away based on how many spots you reserve.


Contact Info

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