Group seeks applications for summer work camp

MIFFLINTOWN – Group Cares and St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church are seeking applications for its summer workcamp which will provide free home repairs for local residents.

Applications must be postmarked by March 22, 2014, to Juniata County Work Camp 2014, St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, 8489 Licking Creed Road, Mifflintown, PA 17059.

Residents interested in applying to receive assistance may contact St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church by calling 436-6989. To download an application, visit – “FREE HOME REPAIR APPLICATION.”

Group Cares’ (formerly Group Workcamp Foundation) program is sponsored locally by St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church. As many as 80 local households will benefit from the work of these teens and adult volunteers from June 22 28. Group Cares is a non-profit, interdenominational Christian volunteer home-repair organization.

At 7 p.m. on April 6 there will be a meeting at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church in Licking Creek for everyone interested in helping with the camp. Volunteers will be needed prior to workcamp, during and after. Skill levels will vary from skilled carpentry to willing worker.