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Nomads have a "Can Do" Attitude

10/6/2020
Our hosting agencies recently reported a long list of projects our Nomads accomplished for them: "Our team did barn repairs, cottage repairs, brick patio repair, worked on rock around foundation, painted outdoor furniture, stained a log house, painted the church bathroom, stained a deck, mounted a "blind" on running gear and did some antique chair repairs." "They installed new metal roofs on 5 cabins, painted cabin & lodge doors, repaired two metal roofs, painted bathrooms, put new flooring in...

Project Video from Cornerstone in Tampa

2/16/2020
span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica",sans-serif; color:#333333">Check out the fun video done by Aden Wertz on their recent project for Cornerstone Family Ministries in Tampa: https://youtu.be/ibvL37xlXro  

Scheduling 2021 Winter Projects

1/3/2020
For our partners in the Southern states, it's time to schedule your project if you would like to have NOMADS back in early 2021. Scheduling is first-come, first-served and we ask that you give us two choices on timing when you apply for your project. Period 1 dates are Jan 4-21, 2021, period 2 dates are Jan 25 - Feb 11, 2021, period 3 dates are Feb 15 - Mar 4, 2021, period 4 dates are Mar 8-25, 2021 and period 5 dates are Mar 29 - Apr 15, 2021.. We accept applications for projects that are ...

Hosting UM Agencies Love their NOMADS!

12/14/2019
Our period 15 of 2019 ended recently, and our hosting agencies had lots of great comments about their teams: "Our Nomads group did everything from electrical to carpentry to painting to landscaping and plumbing. Every work assignment that was given to them they completed perfectly." "The Nomads were extraordinary in their level of skill, insight and adaptation to the task they worked on. They were self-motivated and innovative. Because of their varied experiences, they brought fresh ideas to ...

TV Story on NOMADS in Hattiesburg, MS Nov 6, 2019

11/6/2019
A TV news story from Fox TV in Hattiesburg, MS with Mariel mentioning the NOMADS. https://youtu.be/SZAOfXlcgeM    

Agencies love their NOMADS!

5/3/2019
Our period 4 teams got some great comments from the United Methodist agencies who had projects this period: "A great team, the leaders have been here before and have a good feel of the campus. Total cooperation from all. This was a very good team." "NOMADS were outstanding! Team Leaders were well organized which made the entire project team organized, very efficient, and cooperative. Made some recommendations to enhance project work. All items listed on the project application were completed ...

Team Report from Satellite Beach UMC Project

3/8/2019
Satellite Beach UMC P-3-19 report!  We want to tell a little about Satellite Beach UMC and the project. The church works with the fire and police departments in Satellite Beach. When those departments go to a home and see they need help, they give Satellite Beach UMC their names and when the Nomads come they work on those homes.   Here is a little story:  NOMADS Gary and Bill were working in the parking lot at the church and a fire truck stopped and told them of a man that could not get his ...

Dundee UMC Newsletter

2/8/2019
Check out the focus on the recent NOMADS team at Dundee UMC in Dundee, Florida! /files/pagefiles/www/dundee+newsletter.pdf

Volunteer Hours Valued at $24.69/Hour

2/8/2019
The Independent Sector current value of a volunteer hour is $24.69. NOMADS donate hours worth approximately $3,000,000 every year!

UM Agencies Love their NOMADS teams!

12/11/2018
We heard from many of our United Methodist hosting agencies this fall that their teams did great things in support of their ministries: "The Nomads were delightful to host and incredibly hard workers. We had bad weather delays, but their spirits and attitudes remained positive throughout." "We've always had wonderful experiences with the NOMADS, and this project was definitely no exception. They were a super team, did amazing work, and we are so thankful." "Nomads are professional and did an ...

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