FUMCOR has sent 76 Humanitarian Mission Teams into the world. They have served in five countries (Nicaragua, Honduras, Haiti, Panama & the United States). Teams have performed Construction, Bible School, taught Sewing, held Medical, Health & Vision Clinics, performed and taught Children's Oral Health, taught Community Gardening, built Stoves, performed Pastoral Training, performed many aspects of Disaster Recovery including reconstruction and verifying and assembling various Disaster Relief Kits. They have also performed facility and grounds maintenance at UMCOR facilities and most importantly developed strong relationships while performing as Gods hands & feet on earth.
During the current year, 2021 the ‘Adult Missions Planning Team’ is preparing to support two humanitarian disaster relief efforts within the United States.
The first team is planning to perform disaster relief reconstruction work in the Mobile/Montgomery Alabama area. This area has suffered damage from both tornadoes and hurricanes. Time frame of this experience is September 19 - 25. The Contact for this mission experience is: Jim Michel - 865-483-8849 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The second effort is scheduled for November 6th through 13th. This team will support the UMCOR Disaster Relief Depot in Baldwin, LA. The major effort for this team will be the verification and staging of various disaster relief kits. Other support tasks are available for those who wish to perform other types work. The Contact for this mission experience is: Maxine Schultz – 865-482-0080 or email@example.com