IVC Stories

Bangor Daily News Highlights IVC-Portland

Bangor Daily News Highlights IVC-Portland

The Bangor Daily News published an article about IVC-Portland on May 25, 2022, titled "Successful Ignatian Volunteer Corps in Portland offering virtual information session on June 9." The story includes comments by Kathy Crosson, regional director for IVC-Portland,...

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For Ignatian volunteers, experience makes the difference

For Ignatian volunteers, experience makes the difference

Volunteers are the lifeblood of nonprofit organizations, but the constant cycle of recruiting, scheduling and orienting newcomers can be a challenge to forward momentum. Similarly, for many individuals seeking to donate their time and talent, it’s not enough to fill a slot on a schedule; they long to contribute in meaningful ways.

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Making a Difference in Catholic Schools

Making a Difference in Catholic Schools

Washington, DC (May 10, 2022) - The Ignatian Volunteer Corps of Washington DC/Metro Maryland announces the placement of three service corps members in Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Washington thanks to grant support received from the Crimsonbridge Foundation...

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Second Annual IVC-Portland Service Day at Maine Needs

Second Annual IVC-Portland Service Day at Maine Needs

On April 9, Regional Advisory Council Members, Service Corps Members, and friends gathered for IVC-Portland's second annual service day. The group met at an organization called Maine Needs to lend a hand sorting donated clothing, hygiene products, and household items,...

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The Push for Repeal of the Death Penalty in Louisiana 

The Push for Repeal of the Death Penalty in Louisiana 

What a difference a year has made. Last spring, I received information about the Ignatian Volunteer Corps (IVC) in an email from the Loyola Alumni Association and was invited to attend an informational meeting at Loyola’s Ignatius Chapel to learn more.

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IVC Names New Director in Chicago

IVC Names New Director in Chicago

The Ignatian Volunteer Corps announces the appointment of Tom Galvin as Director for its Chicago Region. The Ignatian Volunteer Corps (IVC) harnesses the expertise of individuals over 50 who have the passion and commitment to direct their attention to issues…

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Walking Through Life with Ignatius

Walking Through Life with Ignatius

God calls us in different ways at different times in our lives. Our relationship with God changes as we mature and our spirituality draws on our wisdom and experience. How do we discern God’s call as we age? How do we grow from being children of God into becoming women and men for others? Join us for a conversation exploring the spirituality of aging and how we can deepen our experience through prayer and service in the Ignatian tradition.

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