Experience Making a Difference

Experience Making a Difference

Volunteer Opportunities

IVC New England Service Site Opportunities for 2020-2021

IVC New England projected placements for this year include:

Boston area:

  • Cristo Rey Boston High School (Dorchester) – campus minister, classroom aide/tutor (www.cristoreyboston.org)
  • ETHOS (Jamaica Plain) – outreach to elderly clients to assist them to remain in their homes (www.ethocare.org)
  • Hearth, Inc. (Boston) – concierge at Olmstead Green elderly housing, human resources at South End offices (www.hearth-home.org
  • Springwell, Inc. (Waltham) – emergency food delivery to homebound seniors through Homebound Drivers Program (www.springwell.com)
  • St. Charles School (Woburn) – school counselor (www.saintcharleswoburn.com)

 Rhode Island/Southeastern Massachusetts:

  • My Brother’s Keeper (Dartmouth) – furniture program administrative assistant (mybrotherskeeper.org
  • UCAP (Providence) – school aide with at-risk middle school students (www.ucap.org)

Worcester area: 

  • Ascentria (Worcester) – volunteer coordinator/ blog writer (www.Ascentria.org) 
  • Matthew 25 (Worcester) – grant writer (www.matt25.org)

National: 

  • Catholic Charities (San Diego) – remote opportunity to assist Emergency Food Distribution Network with San Diego area parishes several days per week (ccdsd.org/efdn)

Ignatian Volunteers donate two days per week of service from September to June and engage in monthly spiritual reflection with other volunteers and with a spiritual reflector. Contact Dave Hinchen, IVC NE Regional Director for information or application: dhinchen@ivcusa.org/ 617-571-3838.

Volunteer Opportunities with IVC New England will be updated regularly on our website.

(updated December 7, 2020)