YAV Young Adult Volunteer Applications through June 1st!

This is a really exciting opportunity for post UMD plans. Consider becoming a Young Adult Volunteer!

Applications due through June 1st.

Apply here https://www.presbyterianmission.org/ministries/yav/

What: The PC(USA) Young Adult Volunteer Program, A Year of Service for a Lifetime of Change, and see below

Who: For young adults ages 19-30; People from all Christian backgrounds are welcome to apply.

Why: To build community, work with leaders creating change, to discern God’s call in your life

When:  YAV year runs August 2021-August 2022

Deadline: June 1, 2021

YAV changes lives: watch video below.

The PC(USA) Young Adult Volunteer (YAV) program is an ecumenical, faith-based year of service for young people (ages 19–30) in sites across the United States and around the world. YAVs accompany local agencies working to address root causes of poverty and toward reconciliation. Alongside this work, volunteers explore the meaning of their Christian faith and accountability to their neighbors in the community with peers and mentors.

Since 1994, the YAV program has been sending young adults to form partnerships and build communal bonds across the globe in 45 sites spanning 19 countries. The DC site has hosted 21 YAVs since its creation in 2014.

YAVs in DC serve in direct social services, advocacy, and faith-based settings to fulfill our mission: “Following the heart of God, we engage and resist structures that uphold inequity.”

Check out DC YAV Placement Flyer on link below


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