What Can I Do?

Young Church-service missionaries are able to serve in many areas. Here is a list of some of them:

  • Family History: research, image processing, indexing*, FamilySearch support*, assisting at the Family History Library
  • Information and Communication Services (ICS): information technology–related opportunities*
  • Publishing Services: media support
  • Mission Offices: referral management, materials management, office support, administrative assistance
  • Meetinghouse Facilities: building maintenance, inspection, and repair
  • Seminaries and Institutes: office work, computer Support, student recruitment and enrollment, special needs assistance, event support
  • Welfare Operations: assignments in bishops' storehouses, Deseret Industries stores, employment resource centers, canneries, and so forth

(* These assignments can be fulfilled while serving at home with a personal computer and a high-speed Internet connection.)

Salt Lake City and Wasatch Front

For those living in the greater Salt Lake City and Wasatch Front area, there are a number of additional operations at or near Church Headquarters that use YCSMs, including:

  • Bishops' Central Storehouse
  • Temple Square and Conference Center Events
  • Deseret Manufacturing
  • Food Services
  • Garden Aides
  • Global Service Center (including member locators)
  • Information and Communication Services
  • Publishing Services
  • Orem Digital Processing Center (Family History operation)
  • Welfare Square
  • Other Church Headquarters Departments and Welfare Production Operations (for example, Deseret Manufacturing, Deseret Soap and Deseret Pasta)