Savia Tete (last in line), member of the Opari Peace Committee, and other members of her village walk to the local well.

Domestic Affairs Intern

Washington D.C.

This is a 3-4 month internship, providing research and monitoring on several U.S. domestic policy issues, as identified by supervisor. The intern will also provide logistical support for a variety of office projects.

Moses John is one of the founders and the executive director of MCC partner agency, Organization for Nonviolence and Development (ONAD).

International Affairs Intern

Washington D.C.

This is a 3-4 month internship, providing research and monitoring on several international domestic policy issues, as identified by supervisor. The intern will also provide logistical support for a variety of office projects.

Darrell Ranck (age 36) of Ronks, Pennsylvania (located in Lancaster County) is donating one of the heifers on his farm to an auction to help raise money for the upcoming relief sale.

Truck Driver / Warehouse Assistant

Akron

The truck driver/warehouse assistant will be responsible to pick up and deliver supplies for MCC’s Material Resources program as well as assist in the Ephrata, PA Material Resource Center in a variety of warehouse tasks.

Jhenifer Vera, 7, and Mariluz Flores, 7, concentrate on their school work at Casa de la Amistad, a centre that provides nutritional meals and school support for 120 children who live in prison with their parents in Cochabamba, Bolivia.

Community Development Worker Couple

Mexico

The couple in this position is expected to work in the Low German speaking Mennonite (LGM) community in Cuauhtémoc, Mexico.

Around the world, courageous people such as Elsie Sithebe are devoting themselves to the struggle against HIV and AIDS.

Programmleiter in Plattdeutschen Gesellschaft

Mexico

Das Ehepaar in dieser Position wird unter den Plattdeutschen Mennoniten in Cuauhtémoc, Mexiko, arbeiten.

Canner Operator #1

Akron

Each year since 1946, MCC has sent out a mobile meat canner, which MCC workers and volunteers use to preserve hundreds of thousands of cans of meat for communities in need across the globe.

MCC partners with Asansol Burdwan Seva Kendra (ABSK) in the town of Bolpur and surrounding villages to train people in organic worm compost (vermiculture), kitchen gardens to grow vegetables in their homes year round.

Conservation Ag/Food Security Worker

Central America, based in Honduras

The worker will accompany the food security work of MCC partners in Honduras, Nicaragua and Guatemala. This includes Small-Scale Conservation Agriculture work in Nicaragua and Honduras, which an MCC worker is currently accompanying.

Tomatoes are an important cash crop for gardeners in the Ewaso region of the Rift Valley in Kenya.

Trabajador/a en agricultura conservacionista y segurid

Honduras

La persona trabajadora acompañará el trabajo en seguridad alimentaria de los grupos asociados del CCM en Honduras, Nicaragua y Guatemala. Esto incluye trabajo de agricultura conservacionista familiar en Nicaragua y Honduras, el cual una trabajadora del CCM actualmente acompaña.

Blankets are stacked and ready for shipment at the MCC Saskatchewan Centre material resources warehouse in Saskatoon. (MCC Photo/Chai Bouphaphanh)

Advancement Director

British Columbia

The Advancement Director is the chief marketing officer that provides leadership to donor relations, communications and the general advancement of MCC BC toward its mission by collaboratively developing and implementing strategies that generate awareness, relationships, engagement, support and va

photographs of Yiriam Moyano (black sweater,jean coat) from Colombia and her children Lina and David.  Erwin and Alice (grey hair) Unrau are from Foothills Mennonite Church.

Interim Donations Receiver/Sorter

British Columbia

The MCC Abbotsford Clothing Shop is actively engaged in receiving and selling used clothing, small housewares, books, toys, and collectibles with all proceeds designated to support the relief and development work of Mennonite Central Committee, all in a manner that is efficient and fosters Christ

Leonie Lwamba from Congo was sponsored by Mount Royal Mennonite Church..Eric Olfert(green jacket) is a member at Mount Royal and was able to provide the translation for this interview..Story details available from Gladys Terchow @ MCC Canada

Fundraising Volunteer Coordinator

Kitchener, Ontario

This person is responsible for the development and coordination of a new fundraising strategy utilizing volunteer resources for the purpose of expanding the donor support for MCC. This is a permanent 0.6 FTE position.

SWAP Summer Staff: Construction Site Coordinator

Elkhorn, West Virginia and Harlan & Hindman, Kentucky

Construction Site Coordinators supervise and participate in on-site volunteer construction activities with SWAP (Sharing With Appalachian People) groups. This includes being teacher, boss and friend.

SWAP Summer Staff: Job Site Coordinator

Elkhorn, West Virginia and Harlan & Hindman, Kentucky

Job Site Coordinators work with the SWAP (Sharing With Appalachian People) program to coordinate material delivery and/or worksite construction activities, depending on experience.

SWAP Summer Staff: Meals Coordinator

Elkhorn, West Virginia and Harlan & Hindman, Kentucky

Meals Coordinators for the SWAP (Sharing With Appalachian People) program work in consultation with Location Coordinators to plan balanced, nutritional meals for volunteers while working within provided budgetary guidelines.

Youth & Young Adults. Bethany College Interns. Stephen Siemens (dk grey jacket) - Bethany internship (Restorative Justice). Dana Barrand (red sweater) Bethany internship (Refugee program)..Story details available from Gladys Terchow @ MCC Canada

Quilting Coordinator

British Columbia

This position involves a hands-on coordinating role for MCC BC's quilting projects destined for the MCC Festival for World Relief as well as responding to walk-in custom request direct sales.  The quilting team currently consists of 30 quilters who come to the MCC Centre on Mondays and Wednesdays

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