International volunteers (55+)

The skills and experience of older adults (55+) are needed on the mission field! is a website listing short-term international mission opportunities from both EMM and Mennonite Central Committee that are well-suited for people with seasoned professional skills or years of life experience. Most opportunities are three to six months, though some last up to a year.

About volunteer opportunities

• is a centralized listing of existing opportunities through EMM and MCC which are uniquely suited for older adults (55+). The website was constructed to encourage people to live out and grow in their Christian faith through service with an Anabaptist agency.

• Once a volunteer identifies an opportunity of interest through, all application and assignment details will be processed by the agency offering the opportunity.

• Volunteers are responsible for travel costs, health insurance, and a monthly contribution. Cost varies by location, but is usually between $500 and $1,000 per month.

Questions? Contact Sherrie Ober.