Current News

Announcement of Illinois Unit Annual Meeting

August 23, 2019

The Mennonite Disaster Service Illinois Unit announces its Annual Meeting to be held on Saturday, September 7, 2019.  The meeting will be held at the Arthur Mennonite Church, 710 East Park, Arthur, IL 61911.  The meeting will begin at 10:00 AM and will conclude with a lunch provided by the congregation. 

We will provide information from the Binational Board of Directors, Region 2 Operations Coordinator, and Illinois officers concerning MDS activity in Illinois and beyond.  We will Elect new officers and affirm Unit Coordinators.  We will also discuss responses to Illinois flooding this year.

All interested persons are invited to attend and all Anabaptist congregations in Illinois are encouraged to send representatives to the meeting.   Please include this announcement in your congregations.  Please let us know if you would like to eat but come regardless. 

For further information, contact ILMDSunit@gmail.com, Ronn Frantz (773/401-4165), or Mahlon Householter (309/231-6262)

2019 Annual Meeting Announcement