Month: September 2011

A Rainy Day with Bright Skies Ahead

By Caitlin Baummer, Recruitment Associate So here I sit, on a very rainy day looking out of my eighth story office window onto the city of Washington D.C. It is my last day in the office before embarking on a journey to Tennessee, Kentucky and many other states to follow. I’m a little nervous about… Read more »

OH! The Places You’ll…Stay?

By: Kate Niemer, former Jesuit Volunteer Corps member I started my JVC time with phrases  from the Dr. Seuss book “Oh, the places you’ll go” popping frequently in my head. The sing-song rhyme had me think about the adventure that brought me to do a year of volunteer service through Jesuit Volunteer Corps.  Oh! The… Read more »


By Matt Aujero, Catholic Volunteer Network Recruiter  RESPONSE books.  Check.  Big banner and Catholic Volunteer Network table cloth.  Check.  Pens, brochures, candy, sign-up list.  Check.  Winning attitude.  Double check.  I look over at Caitlin and say, “It’s GameDay.  You got your game face on?”  “Game face!  Rawr!” she says, then laughs at how unintimidating… Read more »

Why do you serve?

Tell us why you serve and win an Amazon Kindle and other prizes by entering our contest! Details are here Here’s some inspiration for your video:

On the Road with Matt and Caitlin

Matt Aujero and Caitlin Baummer recently joined the Catholic Volunteer Network team as our new Short-Term Recruiters. They have been hard at work preparing visits to over eighty colleges and universities across the U.S. We hope you will be able to connect with them while they are on the road this fall. Matt Aujero brings with him… Read more »