Welcome to the MDS Illinois Unit.
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.
Daily and weekly volunteers are needed now in Granite City, Illinois and in Alexander County, Illinois. Response efforts are being led by Illinois Baptist Disaster Response. They are requesting assistance from IL VOAD partners.
Alexander Co: 43 job requests
Granite City: current teams responding, 428 job requests
Contact ILMDSunit@gmail.com and Ronn Frantz at 773/401-4165 for additional information.
Illinois Unit Officers
Unit Chair – Ronn Frantz
Unit Vice Chair – Emily Ropp
Unit Secretary/Treasurer – Virgil Gingerich