Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

United Methodist Volunteers In Mission - North Central Jurisdiction

United Methodist Volunteers In Mission - North Central Jurisdiction

Advance #901375

#901375 - Training, educating, and resourcing volunteers for short term Christian Service

Annual Goal:$25,000.00
Location: Global Global
Partner:General Board of Global Ministries

Describe the need affecting the community.

Various needs for volunteers include: cleaning up and rebuilding after a disaster; empowerment in health care and education; construction of churches, schools, and clinics; pastor and laity training; working for sanitation and clean water; caring for our environment; evangelizing; to poverty reduction for those with a lack of resources.

How will this Advance project help to address the need?

Connecting and empowering short-term volunteers, individuals and teams, to serve as the embodiment of Jesus Christ around the world with an attitude of servant-hood and mutuality in mission.

Describe the primary goal of the project.

+ Leadership Development: To train more United Methodists as team leaders for general UMVIM, medical UMVIM, Early Response teams and teaching teams. + To empower servants of Jesus Christ as short-term missionaries to respond to the cries of needs of the w

Budget and Financial Information


Annual Advance Financial Goal
Conference Support / yearly
Jurisdictional Grant Support / yearly
Insurance Sales / yearly
Mission Volunteers support / yearly
Friends, team gifts, Miscellaneous sales, bank interest


Coordinator Salary and Benefit Package
Disaster Response Liaison Salary and Benefit Package
Travel Budgets
Postage, Printing, Office supplies
Office rent, phone, internet
meetings, events

Project Contact

Tammy Kuntz

Global Ministries Contact

Una R. Jones
(404) 460-7210