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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Lisa Reiter supporting Jesuit Volunteer Cassidy Jensen. (2018)

volunteer stories, community, domestic service

Intentional Community Living Complete With Cake and Tears of Gratitude

Erika Peters (Houston 2018-19)

domestic service, housing insecurity, volunteer stories

Volunteer Says JVC Stood Out Among Service Programs

Jack Stedman (Albuquerque 2018-19) headshot

domestic service, education, volunteer stories

Jesuit Volunteer Serves Breakfast to Students, Improving Educational Outcomes in Albuquerque

Michael O'Connell handling towel donation at the Harry Tompson Center. (NOLA 2019)

domestic service, volunteer stories, housing insecurity

Being Present for Your Community: A Counter-Cultural Approach to Living Life

Suzy Lefelhocz serving food at Georgetown University Campus Ministry Center

domestic service, volunteer stories, housing insecurity

From Reading Statistics to Serving First Hand in Washington, DC

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

volunteer stories, domestic service, housing insecurity

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