Wisconsin/National Trips

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

Complete our registration form (or download the list of 2019-2020 trips). 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!

October 20, 2019
  • Poverty/Homeless Assistance (Detroit, MI)

    Sunday, October 20, 2019 - Saturday, October 26, 2019

    Location: Cass UMC, 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 25, 2020
  • Disaster Relief (Clay County, FL)

    Saturday, January 25, 2020 - Sunday, February 02, 2020

    Location: Clay County, Florida (near St. Augustine and 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 ...

February 22, 2020
  • Storm Repair (Marion, AL)

    Saturday, February 22, 2020 - Sunday, March 01, 2020

    Location: Marion, Alabama

    Working with the Baptist Christian Fellowship of Alabama we will provide help in building new homes for 13 families in Marion.  Marion is a community of 3500 people and almost 50% of ...

March 22, 2020
  • Reelfoot Rural Ministries (Obion, TN)

    Sunday, March 22, 2020 - Saturday, March 28, 2020

    Location: Reelfoot Campus, Obion, TN (about 1.5 hours from Paducah, KY)

    Work Camps provide no cost home repairs for the elderly and for other income-eligible area residents. Repairs include painting, repairing porches and floors, building steps, and ramps, and many other projects. Last ...

May 10, 2020
  • Pine Lake UMC Camp (Westfield, WI)

    Sunday, May 10, 2020 - Friday, May 15, 2020

    Location: Pine Lake Camp, Westfield, WI

    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 16, 2020
  • Chain Saw Training (DNR Certification)

    Saturday, May 16, 2020 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 ...

June 21, 2020
  • Red Cliff Reservation (Bayfield, WI)

    Sunday, June 21, 2020 - Friday, June 26, 2020

    Location: Red Cliff Reservation (Bayfield, WI)

    This will be a repeat trip to continue to serve the residents of the reservation and deepen the relationship with the Native American community there. There is something for everyone to do ...

July 27, 2020
  • United Methodist Children’s Services (Milwaukee, WI)

    Monday, July 27, 2020 - Friday, July 31, 2020

    Location: United Methodist Children’s Services (Milwaukee, WI)

    This will be a return trip to a very worthy agency on the front line of efforts to deal with folks with major life issues relating to poverty and lack of basic ...