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Project News

2014 Winter Projects

Soon, our partnering agencies will begin applying for 2014 NOMADS projects.  We schedule them about 12 months out, but not much further.  As agencies apply, we will begin posting these 2014 projects for NOMADS to sign up.  

Cross Roads UMC period 2 project has been cancelled

The period 2 project has been cancelled, and a period 4 project has been added for Cross Roads UMC in Phoenix.  This new NOMADS partner is involved in a large "build" and the schedule has been somewhat delayed, so period 4 may work out better than period 2 for them. 

Period 2 begins January 28th

We have openings on a few teams for period 2, so NOMADS will you please consider your last minute availability and sign up to serve if you can?  We have openings in Phoenix at Cross Roads UMC and at Epworth UMC, in Tucson at Hope UMC and for First UMC in Mercedes, Texas.  Contact the NOMADS office if you need assistance with signups. 

New Winter openings this week

Due to several cancellations, we now need team members during period 1 in Phoenix, AZ and in St. Petersburg, FL.  For period 2, we have openings in Phoenix and Tucson in Arizona, in Eustis, Florida and in Mercedes, Texas. 

A few new openings this winter

Cancellations do occur, as family or health issues, problems with rigs and other things can complicate our lives and project participation as NOMADS.  Please continue to check the project software and list of teams to see if you can fill in any of our ever-changing project openings.  Or call the NOMADS office if you need assistance. 

More 2013 projects added to schedule this week

NOMADS, login and check out the 2013 projects list, as we've added about a dozen this week. 

Special Note from Lee Padgett of Aldersgate Retreat Center

A special friend of NOMADS, Lee Padgett, the director of Aldersgate Retreat Center in Ravenna, Kentucky, has sent us a lovely note.  Login to the NOMADS Member's Area and page down to Recent News for Members, to read the letter from Lee. 

Leader Packets for period 4 have now been emailed

If you are leading in periods 1, 2, 3 or 4 in 2013, and have not received your team leader packet via email, please contact the office for assistance. 

Period 13 Evaluation Links resent this morning

If you were on a 3-week project during period 13, which ended yesterday, the email with your evaluation links that was sent midday yesterday did not go through.  So the emails were sent again this morning.  Sorry for the delay.  And thank you for evaluating your project!

Period 3 leader packets have been emailed!

Period 3 leaders, please check your email accounts for the details for your period 3 (starts Feb 18, 2013) projects.  Please let me know if you did not receive yours for periods 1, 2 or 3. 

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