Wisconsin/National Trips

State and national VIM opportunities associated with Wisconsin Volunteers in Mission (WisVIM).

Complete our registration form (or download our Summer-2018 to Summer-2019 brochure). You can also download a poem by Jerry Herman written on a VIM trip to Rinn, Colorado back in 1995.

Click an entry below for complete details!

September 09, 2018
  • Harbor House (Superior)

    Sunday, September 09, 2018 - Saturday, September 15, 2018

    Location: Harbor House (Superior)

    This is a very worthy United Methodist agency that is filling a real need in the Superior/Duluth area and has been doing so for many years. The director states: "It is hard ...

September 30, 2018
  • Lake Lucerne UMC Camp (Neshkoro)

    Sunday, September 30, 2018 - Friday, October 05, 2018

    Location: Lake Lucerne UMC Camp (Neshkoro)

    Join us for a week of fellowship, fun and hard work! Plan to arrive and settle in to your room in one of the cabins, then join us for dessert and our ...

October 21, 2018
  • Poverty/Homeless Assistance (Detroit, MI)

    Sunday, October 21, 2018 - Friday, October 26, 2018

    Location: Detroit, MI

    Cass Community Social Services works across the city in areas of concentrated poverty providing programs for food, health, housing and jobs. This is a dynamic organization serving on the front line of ...

January 19, 2019
  • Disaster Relief – Clay County, FL (near St. Augustine & Middleburg)

    Saturday, January 19, 2019 - Sunday, January 27, 2019

    Location: Clay County, FL (near St. Augustine & Middleburg)

    More information will be forthcoming but the emphasis will be on storm damage repair in homes of folks who have had major storm damage. The tasks will be in the repair phase ...

  • Hawaii Mission Trip (sponsored by Mauston UMC)

    Saturday, January 19, 2019 - Tuesday, January 29, 2019

    Location: Camp Mekokiko, Hawaii

    Eleven-day Hawaiian adventure/mission trip, working on construction projects at the Hawaiian Methodist Church’s Camp Mekokiko. Camp Mekokiko is a 36 acre property on the slopes of Kalopa State Park on the Hamakua ...

February 16, 2019
  • Hero Project (Greensboro, AL)

    Saturday, February 16, 2019 - Sunday, February 24, 2019

    Location: Greensboro, AL

    Housing Resource Center, HFH, community work veterans, Alabama Coalition for the homeless. There will be a large assortment of tasks at this agency as they help folks with their life’s needs. This will ...

March 24, 2019
  • Low Income Housing Relief (Hinton Center, Hayesville, NC)

    Sunday, March 24, 2019 - Saturday, March 30, 2019

    Location: Hinton Center, Hayesville, NC

    This is a repeat trip to the Hinton Rural Life Retreat Center which was the site of the VIM trip in March 2018. It is an area with much poverty and we ...

April 07, 2019
  • Reelfoot Rural Ministries (Obion, TN)

    Sunday, April 07, 2019 - Saturday, April 13, 2019

    Location: Obion, TN (about one hour from Paducah, KY)

    Site location about one hour from Paducah, KY Work Camps provide no cost home repairs for the elderly and for other income-eligible area residents. Repairs include painting, roofing, repairing porches and floors, building ...

May 12, 2019
  • Pine Lake UMC Camp (Westfield, WI)

    Sunday, May 12, 2019 - Friday, May 17, 2019

    Location: Pine Lake Camp, Westfield

    Camp preparations and repairs for summer camping. Participants will be staying at the Bishop Sharon Zimmerman Rader Retreat Center, which includes the Don and Elaine Mevis Wing. Each room has one double ...

May 18, 2019
  • Chain Saw Training

    Saturday, May 18, 2019 09:00am

    Location: Pine Lake Camp, Westfield

    Attention Volunteers: Anyone using a chain saw as a volunteer must have certified training! This is a Chain Saw Training Course for beginners and experienced cutters with emphasis on safety and working ...