Work for Motown Mission

Join the team at Motown Mission! At Motown Mission, our passion is creating space for people to serve alongside residents of Detroit, in order to grow in their relationship with God. Our staff works hard to create this safe space for over 700 volunteers each year. Do you have a passion for social justice and a desire to serve others? Join us! 


Summer Staff

Each year young adults come to Detroit to  develop leadership skills, engage in spiritual discernment, and live in community with one another, and create lifelong friendships.

Paid summer internship, spiritual discernment, on-site and off-site training, and intentional living.



Kitchen Coordinator & Cook

The Motown Mission Kitchen Coordinator / Cook serves as a primary connection and coordination of food and hospitality for volunteers. This staff person is part of the Motown Mission staff team. Critical areas of responsibility include meal planning, preparation of breakfasts and dinners, and ordering and purchasing food for service weeks.


Young Adult Missionary

Motown Mission is a site for the Global Mission Fellows program of the General Board of Global Ministries. You can apply for the program, and work anywhere around the country - including Motown Mission!