Midwest Mission has few staff, so the vast majority of our mission is carried out by missionaries. Midwest Mission needs & loves its missionaries. Any from the age of 11 and up are welcome to join the Mission!
There are many ways in which you can be a part of the Mission at Midwest Mission. You can serve:
- A day
- A week
- Or anything in between.
While at Midwest Mission, missionaries:
- Pack kits
- Sort items
- Help with mailings
- Build desks
- Repair bicycles & sewing machines
- Help load/unload supplies
- Or whatever the current requested needs are at the time.
There are opportunities for those at peak ability & for those individuals who may have limitations. No matter your abilities, there is an important job that needs you! Midwest Mission has missionaries whom stay on and off campus and those who are local that come when they are available. If you would like to be a part of the Mission or you are interested in a TOUR call Ashley with Midwest Mission at 217.697.4681 to schedule today.
To get more information about being a Missionary at Midwest Mission please go to:
Overnight accommodations for Missionaries:
Options on campus:
- Dormitory that sleeps 32 with full kitchen, laundry and bathroom/showers
- Duplex that can sleep up to 2 to 4. (This is typical for our Missionary Leaders)
- 13 RV sites with full hook up (Opened April 1 through November 1)
Option to stay off campus
- Baymont Inn: 5871 S 6th-Frontage Rd East in Springfield, IL 62703. This hotel is under new management & (as of 8/6/2018) the new rate negotiated for Midwest Mission volunteers is $59.99, depending on availability & some blackout dates may apply. Please call the Baymont at 217.529.6655 to reserve your rooms. Note: Make sure to communicate that you are with Midwest Mission in order to get the lower rate. This rate includes breakfast, microwave & refrigerator, indoor pool, hot tub, fitness room, WIFI, and coin-operated laundry facilities.
- La Quinta Inn: 1121 Lejune Drive in Springfield, IL. This is a new hotel about 7 miles north of Midwest Mission, off of I-55 in Springfield. The current lowest published rate is $89.00
- Days Inn: 5970 S Sixth Street in Springfield, IL. This is an older hotel, lowest published rate is $67.49 per night.
- Motel 6: 6011 S Sixth Street in Springfield, IL. This is an older hotel, lowest published rate is $60.00 per night.
Please note, you must speak with Midwest Mission staff in order to reserve the dorms, duplex or RV Park. The calendar changes quickly & is updated frequently - for the most up-to-date availability, call or email:
Quotes from our Missionaries
Midwest Mission "develops great community spirit for our church."
"They are the most organized group I've ever worked for."
"Feels like a Bible Church Camp for adults."