Posted by Jesuit Volunteer Corps (JVC) Northwest: Interested in supporting adults and children who’ve survived domestic violence? Want to help educate about and prevent intimate partner violence and sexual assault? JVC Northwest has open positions for you! From ensuring survivors and families have a safe and supportive shelter to providing intervention education for perpetrators of violence, there are a variety of ways you can support survivors and help prevent violence as a Jesuit Volunteer/AmeriCorps member.
As part of the service year, JV/AmeriCorps members live in community with three to seven other volunteers and explore the values of spirituality/reflection, community, simple living, and social and ecological justice. Benefits include housing, room and board, medical insurance, an AmeriCorps Education Award of over $6,000, support throughout the year, retreats, personal and professional development, and connection to a vast network of former JVs and AmeriCorps alumni. Program year runs August 5, 2019 – July 31, 2020. Positions are filling up fast, so be sure to apply today!
Read positions descriptions at https://jvcnorthwest.org/what-we-do/volunteer-opportunities/ and apply at https://jvcnorthwest.hiretouch.com/.