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
Professional services (payroll, accounting, etc)
Travel Budgets
Postage, Printing, Office supplies, D&O insurance, etc.


Project Contact

Tammy Kuntz

Global Ministries Contact

Una R. Jones
(404) 460-7210