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Franciscan Community Volunters, St. Cloud, Minnesota

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Address: 1600 11th Ave South
St. Cloud, Minnesota  56301  
United States
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 4
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Mission Statement


MISSION STATEMENT The mission of the Franciscan Community Volunteers is to invite young adults into a rocess of companionship with the poor in the spirit of Saints Francis and Clare. ranciscan Community Volunteers is a program facilitated by the Franciscan Welcoming House located in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Franciscan Community Volunteers are committed Christians, ages 21-30, who seek to fulfill the mission of companionship with the poor through a 10-month program of direct service and advocacy. In addition to working closely with the poor, Franciscan Community Volunteers will also share community living supported by prayer, reflection and discussion on the Gospel. As a unique experience in the Catholic tradition, the volunteers will not only serve those living in the margins, but also discover some of the ways in which poor people reveal the message of the Gospel. Franciscan Community Volunteers work in cooperation with and share the charism of the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls, Minnesota, and reside in St. Cloud, Minnesota.

Description


The Franciscan Community Volunteer Program is designed for just that Â? a year of intentional community living, dedicated to serving and advocating on behalf of the underserved. The Franciscan Community Volunteer Program is dedicated to providing you an experience of faith, simplicity, service and solidarity with the poor. Volunteers will serve in a variety of settings in the St. Cloud area in the spirit of Saints Francis and Clare.

The Franciscan Community Volunteer Program is designed for just that Â? a year of intentional community living, dedicated to serving and advocating on behalf of the underserved. The Franciscan Community Volunteer Program is dedicated to providing you an experience of faith, simplicity, service and solidarity with the poor. Volunteers will serve in a variety of settings in the St. Cloud area in the spirit of Saints Francis and Clare.

Mission Statement: MISSION STATEMENT The mission of the Franciscan Community Volunteers is to invite young adults into a rocess of companionship with the poor in the spirit of Saints Francis and Clare. ranciscan Community Volunteers is a program facilitated by the Franciscan Welcoming House located in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Franciscan Community Volunteers are committed Christians, ages 21-30, who seek to fulfill the mission of companionship with the poor through a 10-month program of direct service and advocacy. In addition to working closely with the poor, Franciscan Community Volunteers will also share community living supported by prayer, reflection and discussion on the Gospel. As a unique experience in the Catholic tradition, the volunteers will not only serve those living in the margins, but also discover some of the ways in which poor people reveal the message of the Gospel. Franciscan Community Volunteers work in cooperation with and share the charism of the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls, Minnesota, and reside in St. Cloud, Minnesota.

Organizational Statement of Faith


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Denominational Affiliations


Roman Catholic


Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Homeless Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes