Lending humanitarian assistance
Material and logistical aid to people in need
- Through a mission volunteer team
- As a youth volunteer team member for Native American and inner-city communities through the Sierra Service Project
Through a mission volunteer team
United Methodist Volunteers in Mission
In recent years St. Mark’s has sent multiple teams to provide assistance for reconstruction/construction in Haiti, partnering with the United Methodist Committee on Relief and the Methodist Church of Haiti. A new initiative is building connections with a clinic and agricultural project in eastern Angola.
As a youth volunteer team member for Native American and inner-city communities through the Sierra Service Project
Sierra Service Project
Deploys summer teams of middle and high-school youth and young adults for community improvement projects. Teams are sent to Native American reservations and inner-city poverty zones in the Western U.S., performing basic home construction and other services.