"We had to put down some flooring in two rooms and tile the bathroom. Several of the doors are now hung and a couple of windows are trimmed. There is still a lot more work to be done, but it is only Monday."
volunteer from Taylorsville UMC, Maryland  

Every week is a little different but the schedule below will give you an idea of the week's activities.  


4:00 – 6:00 pm  Teams arrive and check in 

6:00 – 7:00 pm  Dinner provided by Host Site Coordinator 

7:00 – 8:00 pm  Review of hosting site general guidelines and Q & A time


9:00 am          Team Orientation and Rally 

9:30 am           Leave host site for work site

10:00 am         Begin work   

Tuesday - Friday

8:00 am            Leave host site for work site

9:00 am            Begin work   


12:00                LUNCH


5:00 pm            Work day ends-return to Host Site

6:00 pm            Dinner (supplied and cooked by individual volunteer teams)


6:00 pm            Thank You Dinner provided by local congregation

Debrief Session led by Host Site Coordinator


8:00-11:00 am  Clean Host Site, pack and depart