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NOMADS, in the member's area of the website, check under "Recent News for NOMADS" for the article about candidates interested in running for our board of directors openings this year.
The registration form with full details will be available in June, and will be on the website and will be available to print and mail too. Please plan to join us at the Winnebago River Oaks Rallygrounds in Forest City, Iowa. The official dates are September 19-23, 2011. More details are in the member's area of the website.
Down to the left on this screen, there are a number of photo galleries, and awhile back we put a new gallery up with photos from last fall's Annual Meeting. As you start thinking about your plans to attend our gathering this September in Forest City, Iowa, check out the photos from last year's event.
NOMADS members may now login and view the 2011 Summer-Fall project list, for 3-week projects on our schedule in June through December, 2011. We pray that you will be able to participate and assist with the needs of the many United Methodist organizations around the country.
The value of your donated hours through NOMADS or through other volunteer efforts is given a specific value each year, and it has been announced by the company 'Independent Sector' that the value of these hours for 2010 is $21.36. This compares with $20.85 per hour in 2009. NOMADS had quite an impact in 2010, with the value of their donated hours in excess of 2.3 million dollars. Thank you NOMADS, for your dedication and service to those in need.
The NOMADS have been blessed by the Lord in many ways, but we thought that this one was pretty special.....on March 3rd, 2011, the City of Eustis, Florida proclaimed that day as NOMADS Appreciation Day. We are sending the official decreet to the NOMADS office for display there. All of the NOMADS who have worked these projects, whether it be under the jurisdiction of Hearts and Hands Ministries or for Glover Street Ministries, can rest assured that the people of this area of Florida see what ...
NOMADS members, please log in to see the new info sheet about our Fall 2011 Annual Meeting to be held in Forest City, Iowa. It's the document listed under the heading "Recent News for Members".
If you are a member of NOMADS, please log in to the member's area and enter your work skills for us. In the past you filled out a paper version and then we scanned it in so it could be emailed to your team leaders each time you sign up to work a project. Now that we have this fantastic new website, we want your skills entered and kept up to date electronically, by you. We have not typed in your old ones from your skill sheet....we want you to enter your current skills as of right now. ...
If you'd like to see an abbreviated version of our project list for the first half of 2011, please click on TYPES of PROJECTS to the left, then under Three Week Projects, there's a "click here" for the project list.
Check out the photo gallery in the lower left of the home page to view the photos from our latest Annual Meeting, held in the fall of 2010.