Brethren Volunteer Service
#1214: Family Abuse Center
The Family Abuse Center is the domestic violence program for Central Texas, including the city of Waco and the eight surrounding counties. Our services include a 56 bed shelter (which houses predominately women and children, sometimes a few men) who are victims of domestic violence. We provide three meals a day, snacks, counseling, case management, legal advocacy, and access to community resources that empower survivors to start new lives. We also provide non-residential services with several housing programs, counseling and legal advocacy.
#1317: Lancaster Area Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity works in partnership with God and people everywhere, from all walks for life, to develop communities with God’s people. We do this by building houses to provide decent homes in decent communities where people can live and grow into all that God intended.
#1409: Midwives for Haiti
Midwives for Haiti educates Haitian women in providing prenatal care and skilled birth assistance to their fellow Haitian sisters, who too frequently die in childbirth without such care.
#1422: You’ai Care
You’ai Care partners with You’ai Hospital to provide care for hospice and cancer patients, conducts educational programs related to elder care issues in the community, and operates service-learning camps for children and youth.
#1503: Camp Eder
Camp Eder, Christian Camp and Retreat Center, supported by the Southern Pennsylvania District Church of the Brethren, seeks to offer a place where persons can learn to know Jesus Christ through Bible-based ministry in an outdoor environment.
#1504: Camp Stevens
Camp Stevens a year-round camp and conference center with an emphasis on environmental stewardship, personal growth, and community development, seeks a Resident Intern to contribute to socially-conscious camp programs, physical property maintenance, and intentional community living.
#1505: Camp Mardela
Camp Mardela is a Church of the Brethren camp and retreat facility located on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Camp Mardela’s mission is to “provide children and adults with opportunities for spiritual growth, fellowship and recreation in a setting that deepens their appreciation for God’s creation.”
#1510: Camp Swatara
The purpose of Camp Swatara is to provide opportunities in the natural setting for persons of all ages to grow in their relationship to Jesus Christ so that they may give their lives to Him in total discipleship.
#1512: Camp Alexander Mack
Camp Alexander Mack seeks a Volunteer to serve as the receptionist for the camp.
#1515: Camp Myrtlewood
Myrtle Point, Oregon
Camp Myrtlewood, a Church of the Brethren year-round camp and retreat center, needs a Camp Assistant to help with food services, custodial work, building maintenance, and a recycling program.
#1602: Centro de Intercambio y Solidaridad (CIS)
San Salvador, El Salvador
The Centro de Intercambio y Solidaridad (CIS) is a multi-faceted organization seeking to promote solidarity and cultural exchange across borders between the Salvadoran people and others in the search for development and dignity.
#1622: Heifer International
Heifer International's mission is to work with communities to end world hunger and poverty and to care for the earth. Heifer Ranch is the largest of Heifer’s three US-based learning centers. All volunteers play a part in experiential education that inspires, challenges, and engages people to take action in Heifer’s mission.
#1625: Lybrook Community Ministries
Lybrook, New Mexico
Lybrook Community Ministries is an independent not-for-profit organization charged with re-vitalizing the ministries of the historic Lybrook Mission. Our vision is to foster the emergence of community relationships with local Navajo in an area that has lacked effective inter-clan relationships for generations.
#1645: The Root Cellar
The Root Cellar is an inner-city ministry that connects local Christians and churches with social, economic, and spiritual needs in the impoverished downtown neighborhood of Lewiston.
#1648: EYN (Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria – Church of the Brethren in Nigeria)
EYN (Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria – Church of the Brethren in Nigeria) seeks Volunteers to work alongside Nigerian leadership within local churches and in the areas of community health, agriculture, HIV/AIDS, appropriate technology, and water systems.
#1705: Hillcrest School
Elementary and Secondary Teachers are needed by Hillcrest School, a highly-regarded Christian school for kindergarten through twelfth grade in Jos, Nigeria.
#1716: EYN Secondary School
EYN Comprehensive Secondary School, a Christian school in Kwarhi, Nigeria, needs Secondary School Teachers.
#1722: Colegio Miguel Angel Asturias
Colegio Miguel Angel Asturias is an innovative nonprofit school located in Xela, providing education to children from the most vulnerable sectors of society.
#1723: Asian Rural Institute
The Asian Rural Institute (ARI) is an international training ground for grassroots rural leaders. Each year we conduct a nine-month Rural Leaders Training Program, focusing on sustainable agriculture through integrated organic farming techniques, community building, and leadership. Working together we grow and share our own food. At the heart of the program is the concept of 'Foodlife' - a term designed to recognize and value the interdependency between life and the food that sustains all life.
#1724: Highland Park Elementary School
Highland Park Elementary School, which serves approximately 300 urban students in preschool through fifth grade, seeks a Teachers’ Assistant and Project Coordinator to work with the school in day-to-day activities.