Mission Opportunities

Young Adult Service Community (YASC)

This paid year-long internship for ages 21-35 is sponsored by First Church of Christ in Simsbury.  Live in intentional community, work at local non-profits, and connect with ministries of the congregation as well as the CT Conference, UCC. 

More information about the Simsbury program

More information about the YASC network


Ministry Partners and Mission sites

In Connecticut


Foodshare —“when hunger stops, so will we.” Serving Hartford and Tolland counties.

This site in Bloomfield has teaching programs and volunteer opportunities


Connecticut Food Bank

CFB provides food and resources to a network of community-based food programs, such as soup kitchens, food pantries, shelters, residential programs and day programs serving adults and children in six of Connecticut’s  eight counties: Fairfield, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London and Windham.


Heads up Hartford

This is a one-week program sponsored by local churches.  Youth gather for a week of service projects in the Hartford area.  They stay at a retreat center in Bloomfield.


In New England

Cathedral in the Night
, Northampton, MA


Heifer International, Overlook Farm in Rutland, MA


Urban Challenge- Trinity United Methodist Church, Springfield, MA

Contact trinityoutreachspfld@gmail.com




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