Second UMVIM trip to Lake Charles, Louisiana, planned

Second UMVIM trip to Lake Charles, Louisiana, planned

August 04, 2022

Submitted by Beverly Nolte, Iowa United Methodist Volunteers in Mission Co-Coordinator

If you're planning a fall trip, consider participating in one of these work experiences sponsored by Iowa United Methodist Volunteers in Mission (UMVIM) in an area devastated by hurricanes, flooding, and tornadoes.

The first work trip to disaster-stricken Lake Charles, LA, is scheduled for Saturday, Sept24 to Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022. Contact Kathy Martin (retired clergy, former chaplain at Morningside, and experienced team leader) for additional information and a registration form.   (712-490-1369, gmakmart@gmail.com) Applications are accepted through August 18.

The second Iowa-sponsored mission journey is from Saturday, Oct. 8 to Sunday, Oct. 16, 2022, to be led by two experienced team leader sisters, Christine McFarland, (camcfarlandscot@gmail.com, 515-867-3197) and Candy Sweeney (crsweeneyscottishhills@yahoo.com, 515-669-9881). Reach out to them for additional information and a registration form as they are accepting team members.