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City Vision Internship: The Youth Academy, Inc., The Youth Academy, Inc, Sumter, South Carolina

Organization: The Youth Academy, Inc
Contact Name: Alexandra (Sasha) Herbert
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 1170 East Brewington Road
Sumter, South Carolina  29153  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians
Service Area(s): Administrative / Office Work
Hourly Commitment:
29.0 per: Week
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position


City Vision Internships is a Christian one-year, multi-year or summer internship program based on the AmeriCorps model. Interns serve at one of over 40 positions across the USA and Canada. In the past 10 years, we have placed over 500 full-time interns and 68,000+ volunteers in hundreds of Christian ministries. Duties:
  • This position includes assisting the students in the church home and parochial school with their daily schedules, i.e., getting up on time, performing their chores, hygiene, attending school, and completing their school work.
  • The intern would also assist the executive director in daily office work for the corporation (assisting with filing, personnel records, messages, communication, and other duties as needed to ensure program implementation.
  • For Interns without a Bachelors Degree: One Year Work Study Internship
  • Provides a work study internship with free tuition in City Vision College for a full year paid by hosting ministry.
  • Online courses providing accredited degrees in Nonprofit Management, Addiction Studies, and Urban Missions.
  • Any Pell grant or other federal financial aid paid as cash payment to student (up to $5,645).
  • Expectation is typically 29 hours of volunteer work with 16 hours of class work per week (45 hours total).
  • At least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Must be a Christian
  • U.S. citizen, U.S. national or lawful permanent resident alien, or have a valid student or work visa
  • Able to make at least a one year commitment (may be extended by mutual agreement)
  • Able to financially live on any outside income sources you have.
  • Able to relocate to a location of a ministry site (unless a site exists at your current location)
  • For more information or to apply visit cityvisioninternships.org. For more information about this site visit The Youth Academy, Inc.

    Short Term Mission Trip Details

    Benefits Offered:

    • Housing or Rental Stipend

    This cost includes:

    Length of Trip

    One Year

    Initially Posted: 12/23/2013
    Last Updated: 04/29/2015