Refuge Louisville has an ongoing need for volunteers weekly, monthly, or quarterly to help with English, citizenship, mentor youth, kids clubs, clean up, finances, health areas, and more.
The mission of Refuge is to “mobilize the church to bring holistic change to bless the nations.” They do this by equipping the church to engage the nations. This happens through programs and ministries to gain the opportunity to build relationships and ultimately share Jesus. They serve among refugees that have been resettled in Metro Louisville. Currently there are over 70,000 refugees in Louisville and will receive over 3,000 in 2016.
Housing and Food Preparation:
Lodging is available at Refuge for up to 60 people. The facility has 3 showers, a commercial kitchen, and chefs to cook.
Dates Teams are Needed: Throughout the Year
Size of Teams Needed: Volunteers can fill out online form or for team usually 15-30 people.
Cost Per Person: Varies upon activity. Call for information.
Materials for Project: It would help if teams could provide and depends on project.
Are Background Checks of Volunteers Required for this project? Yes