Steinway Reformed Church

Country: 
USA
Location: 
Astoria, NY

Steinway Reformed Church is a historic, multicultural congregation located in Astoria, New York. The neighborhood is dynamic, but the church building is in need of repairs. Projects inside and outside of the building will allow the ministry of Steinway Reformed Church to continue to thrive.

Opportunity type: 
Group
Student
Volunteer opportunities: 

Come alongside the congregation of Steinway Reformed Church to make repairs to the church building. Projects range from painting to plaster repair to landscaping. This is a large building, so projects can be assigned to fit the skills of your team.

Accommodations: 

(including food): Small groups may be housed at the church, which has on-site kitchen and bathrooms. The sanctuary has air conditioning.

Cost notes: 

Groups will cover the cost of food, transportation, and some project materials.

Packing suggestions: 

Plan to bring tools appropriate to the projects planned for your group. These would likely include scrapers, painting equipment, etc. Bring bedding and air mattresses. Pack work clothes, including long sleeves, pants, and closed toe shoes.

Free day suggestions: 

New York City has so much to offer. Choose from historic tours, museums, shows, and parks, or just take some time to walk around and explore!

Key Scripture: Psalm 23

Qualifications: 

No experience is required, but it would be helpful to have someone on your team with construction experience.

Contact information: 

For more information, contact shortterm@rca.org.

Contact Us

If you would like to learn more about the RCA's short-term mission opportunities for individuals and groups, please get in touch with us.

The best way to reach our team is to email shortterm@rca.org or call (616) 698-7071. One of the members of our team will be able to connect with you right away.

Stephanie Soderstrom

Coordinator for Short-Term Mission

Molly Towne

Short-Term Mission Placement Specialist

Erika Spykman

Administrative Assistant


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