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Upcoming Period 12 Opportunities - Sept 16 - Oct 3, 2013

Can you help fill out either of our two Period 12 projects that begin soon? The agencies are located in Mansfield, Ohio and in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.  For the Blue Rose Mission in Mansfield, Ohio, the team will be doing community outreach work in homes of the less fortunate, and at Circle of Care Children's Home in Tahlequah, we'll be finishing summer projects such as painting, minor sheetrock repair, carpentry, tile work and working on the flower beds. Are you available to help either of these ...

Fall Project Timing Changed for The Vashti Center

Will period 15 work better for our assisting The Vashti Center for Children, in Thomasville, Georgia?  The project has been moved from period 12 to period 15, which is December 2-19,2013.  NOMADS, please signup for this project if you can help out.

Team Leader Packets have gone out for Period 14 projects

If you're leading a team this fall, through period 14, but have not received your emailed team leader packet, please notify the NOMADS office as soon as possible.  

Team Leader Packets are out to all Period 13 Leaders

The leader emails with project and team info for all our period 13 projects have been sent. If you are signed up for a period 13 project without leadership, will you please consider whether you have an alternative project that might work for you that period?  For assistance, contact the NOMADS office please.   

Holston Home Dedicates Hutchins House

 The Greeneville Sun (Greeneville, TN) had an article recently on the dedication of the Hutchins House: www.greenevillesun.com/Local_News/article/Holston-Home-Dedicates-History-House-id-324744

Period 12 Team Leader Packets are out

If you are leading a team during period 12 - Sept 16 to Oct 3, 2013, and did not receive your emailed team leader packet this week, please email the office right away.   

Period 9 begins Monday, June 24, 2013

A couple of openings remain, on teams with leadership, in Pontiac, Illinois for Evenglow Lodge, and in Gorham, New York for Gorham UMC.  A couple of NOMADS are also going without a team leader to Twinlow Camp in Rathdrum, Idaho.  If you can assist with any of these projects, please login to sign up, or contact the NOMADS office for assistance.  

Period 7 Host Agency Comments

We had some lovely comments from period 7 project hosts, which just ended on May 30th, 2013: From Camp Fontanelle:  "Amazed and tickled by efficiency and magnitude of projects completed. In all, 47 different tasks were completed." From Circle of Care Boy's Ranch: "They were a God send. Truly amazing leadership & team collaboration. Very high standard of work. Went way above & beyond any & all expectations. Words cannot express our gratitude, we are truly blessed to have such amazing people sent ...

Period 8 begins Monday, June 3rd

While Summer is a lighter time for NOMADS projects, please pray for safe travels for our 4 teams heading out to projects this period.  We have teams en route to the Wesley Village Retirement Center in Macomb, Illinois, to the United Methodist Economic Ministry in Salem Township, Maine, to Central Methodist University in Fayette, Missouri and to Victor United Methodist Church in Victor, New York.  The Maine project is full but the Fayette project has room for one more, and the other two have ...

New Agency Partner - Murphy Harpst Children's Centers

Murphy - Harpst is a children's home in Cedartown, Georgia, primarily for older children who have been abused.  It is a 160 acre campus with older but nice facilities.  p class="MsoNormal" style="mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto; line-height:150%"> p class="MsoNormal" style="mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto; line-height:150%">There is a new gym/classroom/storage building that needs work along with many other projects.   Their funding, like most children's ...

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