Region 1

Region 1 is comprised of 17 units and 1008 congregations. This region covers 432,233 square miles and includes Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.

News, Updates, & Events

At Homes of Hope, “volunteers from MDS are making the impossible possible”

After a Homes of Hope facility in Ephrata, Penn., was all but destroyed by a large fire two years ago, leaders from the homeless transformational ministry knew they couldn’t rebuild Read More…

MDS drought relief reaches small farmers in Pennsylvania

As Lawrence Hurst was talking to family members who farm in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, he learned some of them had such large crops of silage they weren’t sure what to do Read More…

Region 1 Seeking Volunteers and Donations for WV Bridges

Region 1 is seeking volunteers and donations to help build bridges after flooding. Funding is needed to purchase building materials and volunteers are needed to construct the bridges. Flooding is Read More…

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