Approved Agencies

To find out more about missions around the world, please vist the following approved agency websites. is the volunteer world-wide-web portal of the Adventist Volunteer Ministries Network which is managed by the Office of the Secretariat of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in North America. The Adventist Volunteer Ministries Network is the official agency responsible for leadership and networking of volunteer outreach ministries in North America.
ADRA is an agency that seeks to identify and address social injustice and deprivation in developing countries. The agency's work seeks to improve the quality of life of those in need. ADRA invests in the potential of these individuals through community development initiatives targeting Food Security, Economic Development, Primary Health and Basic Education. ADRA's emergency management initiatives provide aid to disaster survivors.
Maranatha Volunteers International is a non-profit Christian organization, which organizes and implements the construction of urgently needed buildings all over the world.

Criteria for Approved Agencies