Mennonite Disaster Service

Site: Region V Canadian Office - Winnipeg MB - Canada

Contact Details
Office Phone 1-204-261-1274
Toll Free Phone 1-866-261-1274 (Canada Only) 
* Short term Volunteer information center number: 1-800-241-8111. 
* Canadian long-term volunteers call: 1-866-261-1274.
Fax 1-204-261-1279
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Primary Executive Ross Penner, Director of Canadian Operations; Phone: (Business) 1-204-218-4436; Email:
Alternate Executive Martin Durksen, MDS Ontario Chairperson; Phone: (Business) 1-905-736-1060
Site Details
Areas Served Canada
Located In Community Winnipeg
Address & Map
Mennonite Disaster Service - Canadian Office
600 Shaftesbury Blvd, Unit 200
Winnipeg, MB R3P 2J1
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Intersection Shaftesbury Blvd and Grant Ave
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) * Volunteer network of Anabaptist churches that responds to those affected by disasters in Canada and the United States. 
* Available to provide volunteers and their tools and safety gear to clean up homes and communities following disasters 
* Participates with other NGOs in building long term recovery committees and working in collaboration to ensure needs of those affected are met 
* Rebuild, or repair homes for the most vulnerable homes owners - those who would not be able to recover without outside support 
* Offers free labour for repair and rebuilding of homes, and does the work in a campssionate and caring way, respecting and honouring the home owners and the difficult situation they have come through
Hours Office Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility Mennonite Community
Application Application Process Required * Call for details
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1965
Funding Donations
Service Categories Disaster Response Services ; Volunteer Opportunities ~ Mennonite Community