The program provides to the participant:
Furnished housing and necessary utilities including air conditioning, kitchen supplies and utensils, and internet service.
Apply and Engage in the preparation process
From submitting your resume, to interviewing with the matched placement agencies, everything is designed to prepare you for a great year of life changing work, and world changing efforts.
Take responsibility in meaningful work at the placement site
Accomplish the assignment and work at the agreed upon placement averaging 38 hours per week. Find ways to excel and exceed expectations.
Take responsibility for relationships with roommmates, neighbors and community
Meet and befriend your roommates and neighbors. Make the effort to talk to each of your roommates every week. Participate in at least two meals per week with roommates.
Take responsibility for personal spiritual life and growth
Attend church services once a week and join a smaller group. Regularly engage in faithful practices that work for you. Participate fully in a church small group.
Take responsibility for personal community engagement
Listen to your neighbor's life stories. Help when appropriate. Be present with them. Encourage them always.
The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church
450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815
(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011