Brethren Volunteer Service

Brethren Volunteer Service is a full time volunteer program that places volunteers in a one or two year long assignment in the United States and some locations around the world. This ministry of the Church of the Brethren has been a major program in this Christian denomination since 1948.

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Upcoming Orientation Units

Unit #323 (Winter)

Dates: January 27 - February 15, 2018
Location: Gotha, FL
Applications due 12/14



BVS updates

Two units of Brethren Volunteer Service are placed at project sites
(May 12, 2017)
In recent months, two units of Brethren Volunteer Service (BVS) have been placed at project sites across the United States and in a variety of international settings. The units are listed below by volunteer names and project placements.


BVS Unit 313 volunteers begin their terms of service
(September 10, 2016)
Brethren Volunteer Service (BVS) Unit 313 has completed orientation and the 14 volunteers in the unit have begun work at their project sites. The volunteers, their congregations or hometowns, and their project sites follow:


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