IVC LA partners with over thirty schools, community service agencies, and social justice programs. Ignatian Volunteers provide assistance as teacher’s aides, math tutors, fundraisers, program coordinators, speech therapists, coaches, and administrative support. The following lists service site opportunities for 2016.
- Covenant House: Provides transitional housing, skills training, crisis counseling and other services to homeless youth.
- Get On the Bus: Reunites children and their guardians/caregivers from throughout the state of California to visit their mothers and fathers in prison.
- Homeboy Industries: Provides job training, substance abuse counseling, case management, parenting classes and other programs to formerly gang-involved and incarcerated men and women.
- Northridge Hospital Medical Center: To further the healing ministry of Jesus, delivers compassionate, high quality, affordable health services; serves and advocates for the poor and disenfranchised.
Ignatian Volunteers donate one-two days a week of service and engage in monthly spiritual reflection with other volunteers and with a spiritual reflector. Please contact Anne Hansen (firstname.lastname@example.org) for information or application.