IVC Stories

Meet our IVC New Orleans Regional Council!

Pictured from left to right, top row to bottom row are: Mary Baudouin, Provincial Assistant for Justice & Ecology, Jesuits of the U.S. Central and Southern Province Mat Grau, retired Director of Alumni Relations, Jesuit High School Leah Grau (Chair), retired...

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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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