Vincentian Volunteers of Cincinnati

Goal of Program

Vincentian Volunteers of Cincinnati offers young professionals an opportunity to give deeply of themselves to their neighbors in need, rooted in the mission of St. Vincent de Paul. Vincentian Volunteers live in intentional community, offering support, challenge, and encouragement as they probe questions of identity, faith, social justice, poverty and service.

Type of Placement

Direct social services, healthcare, emergency assistance, homelessness prevention, logistics, volunteer coordination, food assistance/pantry, service learning, community relations/communications, re-entry, Spanish interpretation, holiday and seasonal assistance programs, data management. Program staff work with each Vincentian Volunteer to determine a placement that uses their skills and interests to meet the needs of the organization.

Service Area

Cincinnati, Ohio

Service Length

11 months - late August through late July

Program Size

ten volunteers

Requirements

Individuals aged 21 to 30 with a college degree or relevant life experience, and desire to live in intentional community. Written application, references, interview.

Financial Arrangements

Benefits include room and board; monthly living, cell phone, and transportation stipends; medical and renter's insurance; Education Award upon completion of service.

Living Arrangements

Volunteers live together in intentional community in a historic home in Cincinnati's West End neighborhood, walking distance from the Outreach Center where they serve.

Training

Volunteers participate in a program orientation, receive ongoing job-specific training and support based on their placement, and are matched with a professional mentor who will journey with them through the year. Volunteers participate in mid-year and year-end retreats, in addition to weekly community reflection and monthly leadership development seminars.

Application Deadline

1st: Jan 20; 2nd: March 15; Final: May 31. Applications may be accepted past May 31.

Start Date

August 23, 2020 (Sunday)

Contact:

Charissa Qiu

Address

1146 Bank Street
Cincinnati, OH 45214
Phone: 513-562-8841 ext 239

Email:

[email protected]

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Affiliation

Catholic; Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Cincinnati District Council; MISEVI-USA

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