M-DAT News

Report Published

September 2007 – M-DAT released a search summary report to the missions community that examines the roughly 80,000 basic searches made on ShortTermMissions.com from January through April of 2007 and shows the top search criteria people use when looking for short-term mission trips.

Ready for the Airwaves

August 2007 – We just wrapped up production of a 30-second radio spot [listen to mp3] for ShortTermMissions.com. Building on a landscape of sounds from around the world, the spot informs believers of how they can go about finding a mission trip to serve on.

Search Reports Re-released

June 2007 – After a lengthy hiatus brought on by website upgrades, the monthly reports on search activity on ShortTermMissions.com are available again to our partner organizations.

Survey Says...

May 2007 – We seldom get to meet the people we serve face to face. So, we are excited to have the results in from our 2007 ShortTermMissions.com demographic survey (given to people who looked at an opportunity in the month of May).

M-DAT Staff Member Appointed SOE Interim Director

April 2007 – M-DAT co-founder and director of agency services David Armstrong was appointed interim director for the Standards of Excellence in Short-Term Missions (SOE). He is continuing his work full-time at M-DAT.