Volunteer / Service

LMC congregation or resource partner organization who need more help to reach its missional goals, submit your volunteer opportunities here.

  • Volunteer at EMM in Lancaster, PA

    450 Prince Street Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17603 United States  | 

    Christ transforming love compels us to participate through serving in the mission of God.

    Most needed opportunities include:


    We are looking for intercessors willing to commit to at least one hour of EMM related prayer a week. Intercessors will receive a monthly email with several priority prayer requests.


    Are you organized and detail-oriented? Would you enjoy answering phones and greeting people who come to visit EMM?

    Other areas


    Do you like to host guests in your home, prepare and serve food, or provide transportation for staff and visitors?


    Is creativity one of your passions? From music and art to writing, photography, and media editing, there are numerous ways you could serve by engaging these passions.


    Do you have specific skills or experience that might allow you to volunteer in areas like finance, grant writing, worship leading, cross-cultural training, or board membership?


    Do you like working with your hands or enjoy spending time outdoors? We could use your help in keeping our property in Salunga in the beautiful condition through lawn care, landscaping, leaf clean-up, and other small maintenance jobs.


    Contact: Sherrie Ober
    (717) 898-2251

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    ReUzit on State, a thrift store supporting the work of MCC, has opportunities for volunteers in the processing and retail departments. As we continue to process and sell donated items, we have been maintaining COVID-19 precautions such as required masking, surface sanitation, and maintaining social distancing for staff, volunteers and shoppers. We encourage you to bring a friend and serve together. Please call June Landis, Volunteer Coordinator at 717-618-2726 or at voldev@reuzit.org for more information or to arrange a tour of the processing facility and store. We invite you to join us and find your place to serve locally, with global impact, at ReUzit on State!

    Project location:
    1054 S. State Street
    Ephrata, Pennsylvania 17522
    United States




  • Thrift Store Cashiers, Door Monitors and Donation Receivers

    1054 S. State Street Ephrata, Pennsylvania 17522 United States  | 

    ReUzit on State is urgently seeking cashiers, door monitors, and donation receiving volunteers. Various days and shifts are available between 10 am and 5 pm, Monday through Saturday. Service frequency can be weekly, biweekly, or more often. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. In addition to receiving 20% off of purchases, volunteers have the satisfaction that they are helping to generate support for the local and global programs of Mennonite Central Committee. Please contact Sue Shirk, Volunteer Coordinator at 717-733-4934 or email at voldev@reuzit.org

    Contact: Alonna Sprunger
    (717) 740-2233

  • MCC at the Material Resources Center

    517 W Trout Run Rd, Ephrata, PA 17522  | 

    Much of the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC)’s humanitarian aid sent throughout the world passes through the Material Resources Center (MRC) in Ephrata, PA, including comforters, canned meat, hygiene kits, school kits, and other material resources. Our paper and clothing recycling efforts generate approximately $250,000 of income for MCC’s ministries.

    We couldn’t do any of this without our volunteers who will make this work possible. Typically, the MRC is a very busy place… but for the past three months, we have been closed due to COVID-19 restrictions. However, after having now reopened with proper safety precautions, we are looking for individuals, families, or even a small group of friends or a Bible Study group to volunteer! Daytime, evening, and Saturday hours are a possibility. There is something for everyone to do!

    Please contact us at (717) 733-2847 or email our Volunteer Coordinator, Marilyn Peters, at MarilynPeters@mcc.org if you would like to find out more about volunteering. You can also learn more about the Ephrata MRC at mcc.org/Ephrata-MRC. Thank you for your continued support of MCC!

    Contact: Marilyn Peters
    Marilyn Peters
    (717) 733-2847

  • Landis Communities

    Lititz, PA  | 

    Volunteer opportunities abound throughout Landis Communities, enriching the lives of everyone involved. Our goal is to connect volunteers in roles they enjoy, enabling them to make a difference. To learn more about the opportunities available for volunteers, call 717-381-3526.

    Contact: Larry Guengerich
    (717) 381-3526 - Office

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