- Phone: (717) 367-1889
- Address: 398 N Locust St, Elizabethtown PA 17022
Below are organizations, groups and contact information for more specific ways that you can serve outside of Elizabethtown, both regionally and globally!
In disaster related ministry, preparation and flexibility are the keys. Volunteers in Mission, known as VIM teams, are the backbone of disaster response and relief in the United Methodist Church. They usually work in the recovery phase after a disaster takes place. Our Eastern Pennsylvania Conference provides the needed training.
Phone Russell Atkinson at (610) 675-7187 , Volunteers in Mission Coordinator
A ministry that delivers dresses and hope to girls in need and at risk around the world.
40 South Market Street, Suite 102, Elizabethtown PA 17022
Global Logistics Center based in Mount Joy that operates year-round in receiving, processing, packing and shipping humanitarian aid to places around the globe.
Contact GAiN Logistics Center - (717) 285-4220
1506 Quarry Road, Mount Joy PA 17552
Join us as we bring people together to build homes, community and hope. Our organization builds, renovates and repairs homes for families. There are many ways to volunteer and all skill levels are welcome.
Contact Leslies Howes - (717) 392-8836, Extension 203
Each year in mid-July, there is a week-long mission trip from St. Paul's United Methodist to Heart and Hand in Philippi, WV. The goal of these trips is to improve housing conditions for people living in one of the poorest counties in the state.
Join the groups of youth and adults who go to Grace United Methodist in Harrisburg on the third Sunday of the month. To help local neighborhood friends that come to Grace United Methodist for breakfast, basic clothes and supplies.
The Lancaster United Methodist Inner-City Alliance (LUMINA) is an United Methodist ministry which offers the impoverished the light of hope: to encourage children and youth through Christian character building, to empower families through life-skill education, and to equip those in need with basic necessities and proper clothing for work and school.
We are blessed to have a HUB of Mission Central, a mission program and warehouse located in Mechanicsburg, here at St. Paul's. Through Mission Central various UMCOR (United Methodist Committee on Relief) kits are distributed for use around the world.
Contact Liz Helm, HUB Coordinator
This ministry delivers shoe-boxes packed with gifts to children around the world. After receiving shoe-box gifts, children are invited to enroll in The Great Journey, their 12-hour discipleship program where children learn how to follow Christ and share their faith with others.
Contact Samaritan's Purse - (828) 262-1980
PO Box 3000, Boone NC 28607
Water Street Ministries is located in Lancaster city. Their work is with the poor, the homeless and those at risk of being homeless in the city by providing a safe and healing environment where the gospel of Christ is able to take hold of hearts and set them on a path of restoration.
210 S. Prince Street, Lancaster PA 17603