JVC Nation photo contest submission from Casa Pedro Arrupe in Santa Clara/San Jose 2017-18
JVC Nation photo contest submission from Casa Pedro Arrupe in Santa Clara/San Jose 2017-18

JVC STORIES

Jesuit Volunteers live and perform vital service around the world. Here are just a few stories of the over 200 Jesuit Volunteers who live out our mission and our four values each day.

If you have an idea for a story or an upcoming publication, emailstories@jesuitvolunteers.org

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Tacna JVs doing our laundry the old fashioned way-by hand! (2019)

international service, simple living, volunteer stories

Let Go and Let God: Lessons in Peruvian Patience

Suzy Lefelhocz serving food at Georgetown University Campus Ministry Center

housing and social services, domestic service, volunteer stories

From Reading Statistics to Serving First Hand in Washington, DC

Cleaning up after Ms. Irma’s house blessing with my coworker, Rashida. (Belize 2018)

volunteer stories, international service, housing development

Jesuit Volunteer Securing Housing for Belizean Clients

Michael O'Connell and Harry Tompson Center a guest in conversation.(2018)

volunteer stories, domestic service, housing and social services

Transformation Taking Place at God’s Garden, the Harry Tompson Center

Jesuit Volunteer at Notre Dame School of Milwaukee, Marie McDonald-Hulen assists with the after school program. (2018)

agency feature, education, volunteer stories, domestic service

Adding a Layer of Stability at Notre Dame Primary School

Hands held in prayer

agency feature, legal services, immigration and refugee services, volunteer stories, domestic service

Jesuit Volunteer Increases Capacity at Catholic Charities Milwaukee

Jesuit Volunteer Dani Hargus (Boston 2017-18)

agency feature, children and youth, volunteer stories, domestic service

Celebrating Over 20 Years of Partnership with Playworks Boston

JV Theresa Puhr (Scranton 2017-18)

domestic service, volunteer stories

JVC Invests in a Close-Knit Community

Former Jesuit Volunteer Gabe McCarthy (2017-18) helps Erik Cheeks find a suit for an upcoming job interview.

agency feature, volunteer stories, employment, domestic service

Serving the Formerly Incarcerated at Project Return

Jesuit Volunteer Camila Biaggi (2017-2019) and Faith during their Mes de Mision in the Mountains of Peru while serving with Instituto Educacional Miguel Pro.

volunteer stories, international service, education

Mes de Misión in the Mountains: A grueling month-long mission trip shapes a newly arrived JV