WILLIAMSBURG – University of the Cumberlands (UC) Mountain Outreach (MO) building ministry has announced the opening of applications for homes beginning Sept. 2.
Applications can be picked up at the Mountain Outreach office located behind the Hutton Town houses just off of Main Street in Williamsburg. The office is open between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The applications are extensive and require a lot of information to be compiled. Applications will be accepted through Oct. 3.
University of the Cumberlands’ Mountain Outreach is a student-led building organization that has been nationally recognized for its work: The Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty selected it as one of 10 charities to receive the Samaritan Award; USA Today noted the program in its “Make a Difference Day” competition; President George H. Bush honored Mountain Outreach as his 220th Daily Point of Light; University of the Cumberlands is ranked as one of the top schools by Washington Monthly because of the service its students provide to the community.
The university continues to be placed on the President’s “Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll” in recognition of our students’ commitment to community service. This is the highest federal recognition a school can achieve for dedication to community-based service projects.
For more information contact the Mountain Outreach office at 606-539-4346.