From the Heart
Affiliation:Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
Goal of Program:To share the love of Christ's Heart with those in need alongside and with the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, gaining an experience of the sisters' lifestyle, prayer and community life.
Type of Placement:Short-term: Special needs education, Pre-School through High School, Senior Adult Day Care, multi-racial and ethnic inner city service; immigration legal services. International service.
Service Area:Short-term: Hamden and Bridgeport, CT; Greensburg, PA; Saint Louis, MO; Bronx, NY; Albania, Haiti.
Service Length:Short-term: 1-6 weeks.
Requirements:Short Term: Single women age 18-30.
Financial Arrangement:Short-term: Room and board and local transportation provided
Living Arrangements:Short-term: Single or Group living in community owned housing with opportunity for shared prayer, meals and recreation with Sisters.
Program Size:Short term: 1-8 volunteers at individual sites.
Training:On site with preliminary orientation via conference call/meeting.
Application Deadline:Specific to each program. Contact for further information.
Current Urgent Opportunities
Dates and Locations: March 5-9 in St. Louis, MO March 12 - 16 in Greensburg, PA Volunteer with the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, living and working alongside sisters and lay co-workers. Choose to serve in Catholic elementary and pre-schools in St.Louis, MO., serving multi-ethnic/racial children in low income and new immigrant families, or at Clelian Heights School and Workshop for special needs children and adults in Greensburg, PA. All expenses are covered except travel to service site (with some help available). Week-long programs run: Contact Sr. Maureen Martin, ASCJ at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Live, Pray and serve alongside the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus for a week of Spring Break. March 5-9, 2018 serve in multi-racial elementary schools in North St. Louis, bridging gaps of trust by teaching from the heart. March 12 -16, 2018 - be a presence of acceptance and love for special needs individuals at Clelian Heights School and Workshop in Greensburg, PA. For more information, check out the website of the Apostles of the Sacred Heart at http://www.ascjus.org/From-The-Heart.