Thank you for supporting MCC through your fundraising! The giving options below can be used for vacation bible school, Sunday school classes and more. Cost breakdowns and suggested amounts are included, but donations of any size are welcome toward these projects. Gifts designated “where needed most” are also appreciated, as they support the breadth of MCC’s work around the world.

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1. Help families collect God's good rain

MCC is helping provide rainwater catchment systems for families in drought-prone communities in Bolivia. This project provides more than just access to water—it improves nutrition as families can grow more vegetables.

$300 provides one rainwater catchment system.

Please designate your gift Bolivia/water.

Learn more: https://mcc.org/stories/catching-rain-improving-nutrition

VBS Connections:
- Who is my neighbor? Learning to love like Jesus (Menno Media)
- Farm Fresh Faith (Bogard)
- World Changers (R.H. Boyd)

2. Give to people who've had to flee their homes

MCC is helping churches in the Democratic Republic of Congo meet the needs of families displaced by violence in the Kasai region. Current MCC-supported projects there include providing school supplies, seeds, tools, pig farming supplies and more.

$9 provides a school uniform and shoes for one child.
$20 provides one set of farming tools (hoe, machete and axe).
$60 provides one sow for a family.  

Please designate your gift Congo/emergency assistance.

Learn more: https://mcc.org/stories/raising-pigs-planting-seeds

VBS Connections:
- Who is my neighbor? Learning to love like Jesus (Menno Media)
- Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth (Group)
- WHOOOSH: Take Flight to Where God Leads You (Abingdon)

3. Share with farmers around the world

You can help provide animals and other items to farming families around the world. These gifts improve nutrition and increase families’ income. Please designate your gift “food” to support MCC projects like the ones listed here:

$10 provides 10 chicks for a woman in India.
$10 covers the cost of planting and nurturing a fruit tree in Bangladesh.
$50 provides one goat to a hurricane-affected family in Haiti.
$60 provides materials for a community group (25 people) to save crop seeds in Bangladesh.
$75 trains one young farmer in Lesotho about conservation agriculture.

Learn more: https://mcc.org/stories/why-animals-matter

VBS Connections:
- Who is my neighbor? Learning to love like Jesus (Menno Media)
- Roar: Life is Wild, God is Good (Group Easy VBS)
- In the Wild (Lifeway)
- Yee Haw Weekend VBS (Group)
- GiddyUp Junction: Taking God’s Love to New Frontiers (Regular Baptist Press)
- Farm Fresh Faith (Bogard)

4. Support children who build peace

MCC supports volunteers working in Plateau State, Nigeria, with school-based peace clubs. Your gift to this program trains student leaders and adult volunteers, encouraging people to choose peace over violence in communities that experience inter-religious tension.

$25 provides support to a new student peace club member.
$50 trains one volunteer about conflict prevention.

Please designate your gift Nigeria/peace.

Learn more: https://mcc.org/stories/preventing-flames-violence

VBS Connections:
- Who is my neighbor? Learning to love like Jesus (Menno Media)
- Miraculous Mission: Jesus Saves the World (Concordia)
- World Changers (R.H. Boyd)
- Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth (Group)
- WHOOOSH: Take Flight to Where God Leads You (Abingdon)

5. Provide gardens and clean water at schools

MCC supports a Green Schools water conservation project in Jordan, where our partner organization Madaba for Supporting Development is improving access to water and encouraging water conservation at nine schools. The project includes updating leaky pipes and faucets, improving safety of drinking water and creating gardens on the school grounds. Children at the schools can participate in environmental clubs to learn about water conservation and maintain the gardens.

Please designate your gift Jordan/water.

$250 helps to construct a school garden in Jordan.
$400 provides water piping for one school in Jordan.

VBS Connections:
- Who is my neighbor? Learning to love like Jesus (Menno Media)
- Miraculous Mission: Jesus Saves the World (Concordia)
- To Mars and Beyond (Cokesbury)
- Farm Fresh Faith (Bogard)