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Presbytery of South Louisiana, New Orleans, Louisiana

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Address: 2221 Filmore Ave.
New Orleans, Louisiana  70122  
United States
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 8
Number of People Being Served: 500
EIN: 72-0727629
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Mission Statement


YAVs are committed to serving the needs of community members of south Louisiana as a manifestation of our desire to love kindness, do justice, and walk humbly with God. a year of service, for a lifetime of change

Description


The Presbyterian Church’s Young Adult Volunteer (YAV) Program is a year long program that challenges young adults to explore their relationship to the church and its ministry in a broken world. Participants face the challenges and blessings of living in an intentional Christian community and deepening their faith in God through service and reflection. YAVs of the Presbytery of South Louisiana experience a year of service in ministries with local congregations and organizations related to disaster recovery, education, chaplaincy, wetlands education and advocacy, housing development, volunteer management, and much more. All of the volunteer positions allow YAVs to be a reflection of God’s presence and everlasting love and peace for all people. YAVs experience how to build and support an intentional Christian community committed to exploring how each volunteer’s service experience and faith are related to: Personal Development Spiritual Practice Community & Simple Living Social Justice The PSL YAV Site is honored to be one of many sites where YAVs are invited grow as servant leaders in our ever-changing world.

The Presbyterian Church’s Young Adult Volunteer (YAV) Program is a year long program that challenges young adults to explore their relationship to the church and its ministry in a broken world. Participants face the challenges and blessings of living in an intentional Christian community and deepening their faith in God through service and reflection. YAVs of the Presbytery of South Louisiana experience a year of service in ministries with local congregations and organizations related to disaster recovery, education, chaplaincy, wetlands education and advocacy, housing development, volunteer management, and much more. All of the volunteer positions allow YAVs to be a reflection of God’s presence and everlasting love and peace for all people. YAVs experience how to build and support an intentional Christian community committed to exploring how each volunteer’s service experience and faith are related to: Personal Development Spiritual Practice Community & Simple Living Social Justice The PSL YAV Site is honored to be one of many sites where YAVs are invited grow as servant leaders in our ever-changing world.

Mission Statement: YAVs are committed to serving the needs of community members of south Louisiana as a manifestation of our desire to love kindness, do justice, and walk humbly with God. a year of service, for a lifetime of change

Denominational Affiliations


Presbyterian/Reformed


Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Spiritual Development Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes