Catholic Volunteer Network, established in 1963, is a non-profit membership organization of 215 domestic and international volunteer and lay mission programs.

  • Embracing God's plan

    By Amanda Ceraldi Current volunteer in Guatemala with Franciscan Mission Service I have been a planner my whole life. I rely on my color-coded calendar, countless to-do lists, and multiple email tabs…more

  • Why do teachers keep doing what they do?

    By Kate Ulfers Current volunteer in Detroit with Mercy Volunteers Teaching is hard. As a student I took my teachers for granted; I complained about the tactless and unpassionate ones, and mildly sassed…more

  • Lessons through Lax

    By Nate Marsh Communications Associate at Franciscan Mission Service I was lucky enough to have a tremendous coach when I began playing lacrosse in 2006 at the age of 14. While I wasn’t the slightest…more

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