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

Volunteer-built homes complete journey from Ohio to West Virginia

Two 1,000-square-foot modular homes built over the winter by volunteers in Strasburg, Ohio were dedicated on March 20 in West Virginia by Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) and Disaster Aid Ohio. Read More…

Four new MDS houses underway in Florida Panhandle

Photo credit: David King  Volunteer Ryan Sprunger works in Marianna, Fla., where four new MDS homes are underway.  Four families in the hurricane-damaged Florida Panhandle city of Marianna will open Read More…

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…

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