Volunteer and Make a Difference

There are several ways to contribute to Global Gates mission of spreading the word of Christ, please read through the following volunteer opportunities and find which one is right for you and your situation.

Sifting Weeks

We are very excited about the Sifting Weeks we have planned!  We would love for you to join us!  During these volunteer weeks we will find people of peace and begin an evangelism/discipleship relationship with them.

How to Join a Sifting Week

Read over the Sifting Week Info Packet for the city you are interested in.
Contact us to so we know you are interested by using the “I’m Interested!” button in the city’s section.
Schedule 4 meetings for your team to complete the pre-trip assignments. We find that it works best to meet every other week for 2 months to do these meetings.
Send the participation fee to the specified destination for your Sifting Weeks city.

New York City

Info Packet
Click here to download.

Pre-trip Short-term Study Guides
Click here for short-term study guide.
Click here for short-term Leader’s guide.

Training Labs
Information Coming Soon

2020 Dates

March 16-19, 2020
May 25-29, 2020
June 1-5, 2020
June 8-12, 2020
June 22-26, 2020
July 6-9, 2020
October 5-8, 2020

Participation Fees
The participation fee for the NYC Sifting Weeks is $150 per person.
Please send fees to the address listed below.

Global Gates
236 W 72nd St.
NY, NY 10023

(Please put ‘Sifting Week- NAME OF MISSIONARY YOU ARE WORKING WITH’ in the memo of your check.)
Info Packet
Click here to download.

Training Labs
Information Coming Soon

2020 Dates
Dates are flexible

Participation Fees
The participation fee for the NYC Sifting Weeks is $150 per person.
Please send fees to the address listed below.

Global Gates
236 W 72nd St.
NY, NY 10023

(Please put ‘Sifting Week- NAME OF MISSIONARY YOU ARE WORKING WITH’ in the memo of your check.)
 

Info Packet
Click here to download.

Training Labs
Information Coming Soon

2020 Sifting Week Dates
March 9-13, 2020
 March 23-27, 2020

2020 Metro NY/NJ One Day Sifting Dates
March 7, 2020
 March 21, 2020
April 18, 2020

Participation Fees
The participation fee for the NYC Sifting Weeks is $150 per person.
Please send fees to the address listed below.

Global Gates
236 W 72nd St.
NY, NY 10023

(Please put ‘Sifting Week- NAME OF MISSIONARY YOU ARE WORKING WITH’ in the memo of your check.)

Info Packet
Click here to download.

Training Labs
Information Coming Soon

North New Jersey Central Asian Dates
June 9-13, 2020
June 16-20, 2020
June 23-27. 2020
Local Sifting Days TBD

Participation Fees
The participation fee for the NYC Sifting Weeks is $150 per person.
Please send fees to the address listed below.

Global Gates
236 W 72nd St.
NY, NY 10023

(Please put ‘Sifting Week- NAME OF MISSIONARY YOU ARE WORKING WITH’ in the memo of your check.)

 

I’m Interested in NYC Sifting Weeks!

San Francisco Bay Area

We are thrilled to have volunteers join us in the San Francisco Bay area for Sifting Weeks! We look forward to working alongside you and your team to bring the gospel to the unreached in the Bay Area.

2020 Dates (dates are negotiable but teams are generally hosted for one week during one of the months listed below).
 
 January
 March
 May 
 June 
 July 
 August 
 September 

Please read through information packet. Fees are included in the info.

San Francisco Info Packet

The participation fee for the Bay Area Sifting Weeks is $150 per person.

Please send fees to the address listed below and put  “52000/TF” on the memo of your check.)  

Global Gates
236 W 72nd St.
NY, NY 10023

I’m Interested in San Francisco Sifting Weeks!

Washington DC Metro Area

We are thrilled to have volunteers join us in the Washington DC Metro area for “Unreached within Reach”! Join us for a time of cross cultural training and taking the gospel to the unreached. 

2020 Dates 

June 17-20, 2020 (Northern Virginia)
June 24-27, 2020 (Frederick County, Maryland)
July 15-19, 2020 (Montgomery County, Maryland)

Please download schedule by clicking here

The participation fee for Sifting Weeks is $75 per person and $50 for students. 

Please send fees to the address listed below and put  “49000 Sifting Weeks” on the memo of your check. 

Global Gates
236 W 72nd St.
NY, NY 10023

I’m Interested in Washington DC Metro Area Sifting Weeks!

Houston Metro Area

Information for Sifting Week and Weekends in Houston
Join the Texas Global Gates team in sharing the Gospel with Hindus, Muslims, Buddhists, and Sikhs in Houston. Spend 1-2 hours in a Hindu, Sikh, Muslim, and Buddhist temple/mosque learning how to effectively communicate the Gospel. Spend time in a 3-day Bible and Qur’an or Veda study with a small group of Muslims or Hindus. Eat a meal at a Sikh temple. Learn an Indian folk dance or play cricket. Door to door visitation. Lots of interaction and opportunities for sharing your story and the Gospel.

2020 Dates

March 14-20 (full)
June 1-5
July 5-11 (full)
 
Sifting Weekends:
January 24-26
April 17-19
September 26-28

The participation fee for Sifting Weeks is $75 per person and $50 for students. 

Please send fees to the address listed below and put  “Houston Sifting Weeks” on the memo of your check. 

Global Gates
236 W 72nd St.
NY, NY 10023

February 4-27 (Bangladesh, India, Nepal)
October7-14 (Bangladesh)
 
For information on short-term mission trips overseas in Houston, click on “Information for Short Term Mission Trips in Houston” below.
 
Information for Sifting Week and Weekends in Houston
Short Term Mission Trips Overseas

Short-Term Volunteer Opportunities