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JV EnCorps Members Among Group to Sponsor Afghan Family for Resettlement

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed individuals can change the world. In fact, it’s the only thing that ever has.”  Margaret Mead This quote from Margaret Mead is indeed aspirational, but not for St. Leo Parish. When parishioner Colleen Mulligan suggested that St. Leo Parish in Tacoma, WA consider sponsoring an Afghan … Read more

JV EnCorps Member Serves the Medically Uninsured and Underserved

Pam Cheeney serves at Volunteers in Medicine and is part of the JV EnCorps community in Bend, OR Access to medical care saves lives, and it’s something that many people with comfortable incomes and stable health insurance simply take for granted. But what about those whose incomes are too high to qualify for programs like Medicaid, but not high enough to … Read more

JV EnCorps Spotlight

A Conversation with Patty Christopher, ’14-21 JV EnCorps Community Lead, Bend, Oregon Tell us about how you serve. I am the board president of St. Vincent DePaul in Bend and the Bend JV EnCorps Community Lead. During COVID, St. Vincent here in Bend never shut down, but we have changed our operations to protect our … Read more

Mission Trip to Haiti

JV EnCorps Portland: Jesuit High Community In February, Jay Lyman (JV EnCorps member and former JV) joined a Project Living Hope team in Camp Marie, Haiti. Working with Haitian locals and American volunteers, the team tackled the first phase of construction of a community center, education building, and athletic facilities. Jay had the opportunity to … Read more

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Upcoming Virtual Events

Application Office Hours

It’s less than one week until the first priority application deadline on January 11! Drop in any time to the Zoom link below to chat with the JVC Northwest Recruitment Team about questions you have regarding your application.

  • Fri., January 7 | 12pm – 3pm Pacific Time | Join here.

Zayna Abusada

(She/her/hers)
JVC Northwest Recruiter

Zayna Abusada (Ashland, MT ’17-18, Anchorage, AK ’18-19) was most recently a JV in south-central Alaska serving with immigrant and refugee English-Language learners as the Academy for Citizenship and Civics Support Specialist with the Alaska Literacy Program (ALP) in Anchorage. Zayna first served with Indigenous students on the Northern Cheyenne and Crow Reservations. Originally from Iowa City, Iowa, Zayna went on to earn her undergraduate degree in History and Theological Studies with a minor in Middle Eastern Studies at Saint Louis University.

Catch us at an event near you!

Event DateTimeSchoolEvent NameLocation
1/24/226:30pm-7:30pmSt. Mary’s of IndianaJustice Speaker SeriesRice Commons
1/25/225pm – 8pmUniversity of Notre DameSpring Career FairDahnke Ballroom in the Duncan Student Center
1/25/228pm-9pmUniversity of Notre DameDiversity Leadership Reception5th Floor, Duncan Student Center

1/28/2022

1pm-2pm

Marquette University

Justice Speaker Series

 
2/1/223pm – 6pmU of Wisconsin-MadisonPublic Service FairGordon Dining and Event Center
2/2/223pm – 6pmLoyola University ChicagoHealthcare Career FairDamen Student Center
2/2/227pm-8pmLoyola University ChicagoJustice Speaker Series Damen Suite 217
2/2/22 John Carroll University“Discerning a Year of Service” session
2/3/224:30pm – 7:00pmJohn Carroll UniversityCareer Exploration Fair 
2/8/2212pm-1pm/2pm-4:30pmGeorgetown UniversityJustice Speaker Series and Office HoursSeminar Room 1, Cawley Career Education Center
2/8/2210am – 2pmSt. Bonaventure UniversityService Year Info Session and Drop-InCafe La Verna
2/9/2211am – 1pmCanisius College“Recruiters on Campus” tableGriff Center
2/10/2210am – 1pmSaint Joesph’s UniversityOn-Campus Career FairSJU Athletics Center
2/15/2212pm – 4pmManhattan CollegeSpring Career FairKelly Student Commons
2/15/223pm – 6pmMarquette UniversityCareers for the Common Good FairAlumni Memorial Union
2/16/2212pm – 4pmSaint Louis UniversitySpring Career Expo 
2/18/2212pm – 3pmCreighton UniversitySpring Career Fair