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Mennonite Disaster Service Canada

Site: Winnipeg

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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Alternate Contact Nicholas Hamm, MDS Ontario Chairperson; Phone: (Business) 905-401-3990; Email:
Primary Executive Ross Penner, Director of Canadian Operations; Phone: (Business) 1-204-218-4436; Email:
Alternate Executive Martin Durksen, MDS Ontario Unit Member; Phone: (Business) 1-905-736-1060; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Canada
Located In Community Winnipeg
Address & Map
Mennonite Disaster Service Canada
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 
* Member of the NGO Alliance of Ontario (Non-Governmental Organizations) with active roles in Emergency Management to support municipal provincial emergency planning and preparedness, response and recovery efforts through coordination, cooperation, collaboration and communication), collaborating 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 compassionate 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