Desire to Make a Difference?

You’ve come to the right place! It’s through the time and care of ordinary people that extraordinary things can be accomplished. Here you can find ways to connect your desire to live your faith with our opportunties.

 

We minister in the areas of education, healthcare, social service and parish work. While our ministries serve all people at all stages of life, we have special attention to the poor and disadvantaged. Our ministries include Beatitude House, HIV/AIDS, Ursuline Preschool and Kindergarten and Youngstown’s Dorothy Day House.

Getting involved is easy!

AmeriCorps Service Learning
AmeriCorps-LogoAmeriCorps is a federally-funded service program, commonly referred to as the domestic Peace Corps, that brings together citizens of diverse backgrounds to serve communities in the areas of education, public safety, human needs and the environment.

Service Term: This is a full-time, one-year position with optional benefits and, upon completion of 1,700 hours of service, an education bonus. A ½ year commitment is possible. Applicants must be 21 years or older.

Job Start/End Date: Position will be filled by June 1, 2016. Mandatory orientation and meetings possible during summer months. Position runs September 2017-July 2018 for full-year position; January 2018-July 2018 for half-year position.

Participant will receive a twice-monthly stipend that totals $12,100 a year for 1,700 hours of service at nonprofit sites through The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown

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Summer Service Learning Internship Opportunityangela-F-Nones
An individual Service Learning Internship program will be created for each participant to best utilize her or his skills and education, helping them build experience in their chosen field of study. Hours per week are flexible as this program is open to students who will be enrolled in college classes.

Service Term: Six weeks.[Closed]

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Summer Service Learning Opportunity
Ongoing opportunities are available during Fall Semester, Spring Semester and/or Summer Session for tutors on all levels and subjects, especially education for children, social service work, and companions/computer education for senior citizens.

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Summer Volunteer
Young adults with a few hours to spare during the summer months who have a desire to make a difference.

Service term: Six weeks

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Ursuline Companions in Missioncompanion logo
Ursuline Companions in Mission are adults looking for a faith-based service learning experience while living and ministering with a religious community.

Service Term: Six weeks; Room and board included.

An individual service-learning program will be created for each Ursuline Companion in Mission to best utilize her skills and education, helping them build experience in their chosen field of study. Hours per week are flexible as this program is open to students who will be enrolled in college classes.

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