From volunteering in a thrift shop to working with offenders, and  from travelling the world to helping with maintenance, we have many volunteer opportunities—browse the list below to find one that's right for you. 

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Cumberland Valley Relief Center

The Cumberland Valley Relief Center (CVRC) supports the global ministry of Mennonite Central Committee by providing material resources.

International Volunteer Exchange Program (IVEP)

The International Volunteer Exchange Program (IVEP) is a yearlong work and cultural exchange opportunity for young, Christian adults. Every year 60 IVEP participants come from more than 25 countries around the world to volunteer in the U.S.

Material Resource Center of Harleysville

The Material Resource Center of Harleysville supports the global ministry of Mennonite Central Committee by providing material resources.

Material Resources Center, MCC East Coast

Material Resources Center, Ephrata

The Material Resources Center (MRC) in Ephrata, Pa., functions to process and ship quality material resources for MCC both domestically and internationally. Caring volunteers provide the manpower behind the MRC while taking part in MCC's ministries.

MCC Connections Intake Coordinator

MCC Connections

MCC Connections Thrift Shop in Kidron, Ohio, has a new staff position for an Intake Coordinator. This person will manage the receipt and sorting of all donations to the Thrift Shop. This is a full-time (40 hours/week) paid position.

MCC United Nations Office Internships

MCC United Nations Office

Internships in the MCC United Nations office provide recent college graduates with the opportunity to develop their professional skills in the context of international UN affairs and through the lens of MCC’s Anabaptist values.

Mennonite Quilt Center

Reedley, California

The Mennonite Quilt Center is located in Reedley, California. It is a fabric store and quilt gallery, but more importantly, it is a community of volunteers working together for world relief. 

Quilt Room, MCC East Coast

Material Resources Center, Ephrata

Visit the Quilt Room The Quilt Room is a Lancaster County attraction that welcomes domestic and international tour groups throughout the year. Housed in the Material Resources Center of MCC East Coast, the Quilt Room exposes you to:

Relief Sales

Annual relief sales in different regions raise funds for MCC’s work around the world. With quilt and crafts auctions, food and children’s activities, sales provide a concrete way for church members to learn about and support MCC's work.


Seed is a two-year program that brings together young adults ages 20-30 from around the world to reflect, serve and work for peace.

Serving and Learning Together (SALT)

Serving and Learning Together (SALT) is a year-long, cross-cultural service experience.

Sharing With Appalachian People (SWAP)

MCC Appalachia Office

Using the efforts of volunteers, SWAP addresses sub-standard housing in eastern Kentucky and West Virginia. Participants will work with and for local clients "In the name of Christ", sharing the message of God's love and building relationships that serve to enrich all involved.

Summer Service

Summer Service is a short-term program that supports young people of color in their development of leadership skills through working with their local churches or communities.

The Depot Material Resource Center

The Depot Material Resource Center

The Depot Material Resource Center (MRC) in Goshen, Ind., supports the global ministry of Mennonite Central Committee by providing material resources.

Thrift Shops

Throughout the network of 108 shops in Canada and the United States, thousands of volunteers, as well as paid managers, help with the day-to-day operations of MCC thrift shops.

Washington Office internships

MCC Washington Office

Internships at the MCC Washington Office allow students and recent graduates to learn about the legislative issues that form the basis for MCC's work in Washington and to participate in all aspects of office life and work.

Washington Office Pastor in residence

MCC Washington Office

The pastor-in-residence program offers a short-term sabbatical to Mennonite and Brethren in Christ pastors interested in exploring public policy advocacy. Pastors will have opportunity to:


West Coast Reedley regional center

Interested in learning a new skill?   You are invited to learn how to weave rugs! West Coast MCC is seeking people who are interested in serving with us in our weaving room to re-purpose used fabric into beautiful and useful rugs.  

West Coast MCC Office, Reedley

West Coast MCC Office, Reedley

Packing kits, quilting, learning....there is lots to do for all ages at the West Coast MCC office and resource center in Reedley, California. Contact the West Coast MCC office to find out how you can get involved with MCC! 

Young Anabaptist Mennonite Exchange Network (YAMEN)

YAMEN is a year-long service opportunity for young,Christian adults from outside the U.S. and Canada.