In 2008, 2208 individuals from 17 different states, representing over 550 different churches volunteered at the Midwest Mission Distribution Center. Volunteer hours for 2008 totaled 22,910 hours. "Who can volunteer?" Individuals, Couples, Families, Church Teams, and Youth Groups (minimum age to work on-site is 11 years old).
Chelsea First United Methodist Church has sent both youth groups and United Methodist Women groups to the Midwest Mission Distribution center.