Cristo Rey New York Volunteer Program
Affiliation:Cristo Rey New York High School
Goal of Program:Cristo Rey New York Volunteer program seeks dynamic, thoughtful young men and women of promise who are committed to sharing their many gifts and talents with our students. The alumni/ae of our program have gone on to meaningful careers in law, social work, business, nursing, education, public policy, and more.
Type of Placement:This full-time, residential volunteer program requires a two-year commitment and volunteers serve the community in various ways such as teaching, assistant teaching, fundraising, moderating extra-curricular activities, coaching, and training and chaperoning students in support of our Corporate Work Study Program.
Service Area:New York, NY
Service Length:Two years
Financial Arrangement:Mentoring by experienced teachers. Opportunities for spiritual and personal growth. Community living in housing provided by Cristo Rey New York. A stipend for food and living expenses. Medical and Dental insurance provided (if needed). Transportation pass (Unlimited MetroCard).
Living Arrangements:All volunteers live in community in a home that is walking distance from the school.
Program Size:There are eight total volunteers.
Training:Week-long orientation in July of year one followed by professional development throughout the school year.
Application Deadline:Priority deadline is March 1 but applications are accepted on a rolling basis.