celebrate the 60th anniversary every day with a calendar

Celebrate with us all year long with the JVC Northwest 60th Anniversary calendar! This calendar keeps you up to date on the various 60th Anniversary-related events, important JVC Northwest dates, and holidays throughout the year.  Each month also features photos from throughout the history of JVC Northwest that correspond to the various events and important pieces of the JVC Northwest experience.…

it’s all about love: click campaign 2016

JVC Northwest is proud to host our 5th Annual Click Campaign: Show Your Love for 60 Years of Jesuit Volunteers. Our Valentine’s Day fundraiser runs February 1-14 with a goal of raising $25,000 to support our volunteers and the communities with whom they serve.   Happy Click Campaign! In this season of love, we are especially excited to celebrate both the fifth anniversary of our Valentine’s…

giving tuesday: an fjv on why they give

For the past three years #GivingTuesday has been the philanthropic alternative to the abject consumerism of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. In this post former JV Amanda Wolff (Gresham, OR ’10-11) reflects on why she is taking the opportunity this #GivingTuesday to give to JVC Northwest.   Why I’m Giving to JVC Northwest on #GivingTuesday Amanda (right) with her fiancé at a recent…

fr. jack morris, sj memorial fund

 At this year’s annual Seattle event, “A Celebration of Service” in April, we launched the Fr. Jack Morris, SJ Memorial Fund. Our Spring 2013 appeal shares more about his legacy and how your contribution to the Memorial Fund will support Jesuit Volunteers! Read the Spring 2013 Appeal here to learn more about the Fr. Jack Morris, SJ Memorial Fund.   Click Here to Contribute…

#givingtuesday – get out the give

Today is #GivingTuesday, a nationwide movement to encourage philanthropy and generosity during this holiday season. We are grateful to those who have already donated to JVC Northwest in honor of #GivingTuesday and encourage you to do the same and donate now! JV AmeriCorps Member Sean McEvoy (Portland, OR ’11-12) serves with Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon. Giving to JVC Northwest this #GivingTuesday…

making an impact

Elizabeth Skurdahl, Development Coordinator, describes the impact JVs have on other nonprofit organizations throughout the Northwest.    One of the amazing things about Jesuit Volunteers in the Northwest is how many organizations they help throughout the region. This year alone, JVs serve at 107 different nonprofit agencies in the social service, health, education, environmental, and advocacy…