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!

June 16, 2019
  • Red Cliff Reservation (Bayfield, WI)

    Sunday, June 16, 2019 - Saturday, June 22, 2019

    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 29, 2019
  • United Methodist Children’s Services (Milwaukee, WI)

    Monday, July 29, 2019 - Friday, August 02, 2019

    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 ...

August 11, 2019
  • Multi-Generational Family Camp (Westfield, WI)

    Sunday, August 11, 2019 - Friday, August 16, 2019

    Location: Pine Lake Camp, Westfield, WI

    A joint VIM and Onalaska UMC multi-generation family work camp opportunity is planned for Pine Lake Camp. This opportunity will include camp maintenance and repairs following the summer camping season. Projects will be ...

September 15, 2019
  • Harbor House (Superior, WI)

    Sunday, September 15, 2019 - Friday, September 20, 2019

    Location: Faith UMC, 1531 Hughitt Ave., Superior, WI

    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 ...

September 29, 2019
  • Lake Lucerne UMC Camp (Neshkoro, WI)

    Sunday, September 29, 2019 - Friday, October 04, 2019

    Location: Lake Lucerne 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 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 26, 2020
  • Disaster Relief (Clay County, FL)

    Sunday, January 26, 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 21, 2020
  • Reelfoot Rural Ministries (Obion, TN)

    Saturday, March 21, 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 a host of other ...

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 ...