Mercy Projects

General

Classification: Nonprofit
Type of Organization: Missions-Sending
Legal Name: Mercy Projects
Established: 1980
Alias/Other Name(s): Eastern European Outreach

Organizational Principles

Purpose & Mission Statement:

Our mission is to bring God’s justice, hope and mercy for “at-risk” children in the former Soviet Union and beyond. Our mission is to keep children in families and out of institutions. Our mission is to see the oppressed set free by the grace of God. At Mercy Projects, young lives are changed through sponsorship. Where once isolation and despair reigned, they now have a healthy and hope-filled future of success.

Denomination(s): Interdenominational
Member Organization(s): Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA)
Other
Open to New Locations: Yes
Service Locations: Local (City/State)
International
Active Cities: Riverside, CA
Active Regions: N/A
Active States: N/A
Active Countries: Armenia
Georgia
Kosovo
Russian Federation
Ukraine

Missions-Sending

Ministries Offered Children
Construction
Evangelism
Language Lessons
Medical
Missionary Durations: 1 to 3 Weeks
Individuals: Yes
Divorced: Yes
Married Couples: Yes
Families: Yes
Groups: Yes
Educational Requirements: Yes
Preferred Education Level: Other
Does the organization provide funding? No
Does the organization provide benefits? Yes

Organization Provided Benefits:

Within price: translators, transportation, training, most meals, room and board.

Does the organization require training? Yes
Does the organization provide training? Yes

Training Required for Service:

Preparing with Mercy Projects rep for specific roles at summer or winter camps.

Training Provided by Organization:

Preparing with Mercy Projects rep for specific roles at summer or winter camps.

Application Process:

TBC.

Volunteers

Looking For Volunteers: Yes
Volunteer Services: Host Homes
Medical Personnel
Students
Volunteer Positions: On-site Volunteer (Part Time)
Willing to accept volunteers outside of the specified denomination: Yes
Preferred Missionary Age: 15 to 100 Years Old
Costs associated with volunteering? No
Training Provided? No