Volunteer Articles

Cromer Thankful for Travel Opportunity

Carolyn Cromer expresses her gratitude for the SCN scholarship that allowed her to travel to Belize for a mission trip.

Meet Julia Cordts, AmeriCorps Volunteer

The SCN Lay Mission Volunteer Program recently welcomed Julia Cordts as a new AmeriCorps Volunteer at Nazareth. She will serve as an environmental awareness educator and work closely with Sister Joetta Venneman.

Pay it Forward: Home Build in Belize Honors Bardstown Teacher

Volunteers recently returned from another trip to Belize, where they partnered to build a home for a woman and her children. The house build was sponsored in Memory of Carol Cecil, a beloved teacher at St. Joseph School in Bardstown, Kentucky, where she taught third grade for 25 years.

Meet Brenden Dines, AmeriCorps Volunteer

The SCN Lay Mission Volunteer Program recently welcomed Brenden Dines as a new AmeriCorps Volunteer at Nazareth

Meet Julia Cordts, AmeriCorps Volunteer
Meet Julia Cordts, AmeriCorps Volunteer

The SCN Lay Mission Volunteer Program recently welcomed Julia Cordts as a new AmeriCorps Volunteer at Nazareth. She will serve as an environmental awareness educator and work closely with Sister Joetta Venneman.

Pay it Forward: Home Build in Belize Honors Bardstown Teacher
Pay it Forward: Home Build in Belize Honors Bardstown Teacher

Volunteers recently returned from another trip to Belize, where they partnered to build a home for a woman and her children. The house build was sponsored in Memory of Carol Cecil, a beloved teacher at St. Joseph School in Bardstown, Kentucky, where she taught third grade for 25 years.

In Giving, We Receive

In Giving, We Receive

A mission reflection by Ellen Sprigg As I reflect on my recent mission week in Beattyville with Kentucky Cornerstone,...

Volunteers return to Mayfield

Volunteers return to Mayfield

Volunteers have traveled once more to Mayfield, Kentucky to assist families that were affected by the Dec. 10...

Mission trip planned for Montana

Mission trip planned for Montana

A mission trip called "A Circle of Women" will take place in Montana from Aug. 2-8, 2022. This event is sponsored by...

Volunteers arrive in Belize

Volunteers arrive in Belize

On April 24, Sister Luke Boiarski and nine volunteers composed of the Kaucic family and their friends ventured off to...

Lead, serve, & make a difference

Lead, serve, & make a difference

The SCN Volunteer Program has partnered with Notre Dame Mission Volunteer—AmeriCorps to offer two AmeriCorps positions...

Volunteer in Belize

Volunteer in Belize

Get a glimpse of what it's like to serve alongside the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Lay Mission Volunteer Program on...

Hands-on learning

Hands-on learning

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth campus near Bardstown is not only a beautiful home for our Sisters but also a place...

Earth Day Cleanup at Nazareth

Earth Day Cleanup at Nazareth

Join the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth's Office of Ecological Sustainability for an Earth Day Cleanup this Earth Day:...

Belize volunteers pack meals

Belize volunteers pack meals

The volunteer group that travelled to Belize to build a house with Hand in Hand Ministries joined the Sisters at SCN...

Serving those in need

Serving those in need

Above, the newly built house for Shakira, Trevon, Chloe, and R.J Neal During this season of Lent, the Sisters of...

Embracing the Call to Serve

Embracing the Call to Serve

Julia Gerwe, left, embraces her call to serve with Susan Gatz, SCN, center, and Rosemarie Kirwan, SCN, at a November...

Continuing the call to respond

Continuing the call to respond

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth disaster relief team worked with Taylor County Emergency Management to get in...

A mission of love

A mission of love

Belize Mission Reflection by Ellen Sprigg It has been two years since the SCN Volunteer Program has been able to bring...

Sisters response to KY tornadoes

Sisters response to KY tornadoes

With tornadoes predicted to hit Kentucky and other states this last Friday, Dec. 10, mere weeks before Christmas, the...

Let Your Light Shine

Let Your Light Shine

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Lay Mission Volunteer Program recently led volunteers on a week-long mission...

Shelter Me O God

Shelter Me O God

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Lay Mission Volunteer Program recently led volunteers on a five-day mission...

Reflections on Mission Experience

Reflections on Mission Experience

Associate Member reflects on Mission ExperienceThe graphic on the front of the Associate Handbook shows a flower with...