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Residential Volunteer, Sacred Heart Monastery, Yankton, South Dakota

Organization: Sacred Heart Monastery
Contact Name: Raelynn Coldwell
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 1005 West 8th Street
Yankton, South Dakota  57078  
United States
Great For:
Service Area(s): Worship/Music/Choir, Teaching, Sports and Recreation, Social Services, Senior Ministry / Elder Care, Human Resources / Volunteer Management, Hospitality/Greeting/Guest Services, Health and Medicine, Food Services, Event Planning, Environment, Discipleship / Spiritua
Hourly Commitment:
30.0 per: Week
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position


Enjoys serving others and enjoys the mutual enrichment of a religious monastic community Is 21 years of age or older (or at least a junior in college) without dependents, Is in good physical health, Will be responsible for personal expenses (room and board are provided), Will provide for own financial, medical and personal needs, Has a willingness to commit to a specific period of time (3-12 months) Commitments are renewed annually. Will work around 30 hours a week (4-6 hours/day) Option of working in another location locally part-time up to 20/hr per week. Fill out application. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe_3c7Piwal3RvCmSntfAvvAVYYNKKS3N5Hkq3Ii3qgkiESmQ/viewform?c=0&w=1 Benefits: Participation in daily Eucharist and Liturgy of the Hours. Opportunities for spiritual growth (e.g., days of prayer and recollection, spiritual direction if desired, and time for personal prayer). Opportunities to attend music, theatre, sporting events, and lectures at the Monastery and at Mount Marty College. Includes a stipend Private rooms in an area reserved for Resident Volunteers. Share meals with the Sisters in the Monastery refectory (dining room). Enjoy interaction and leisure activities with the other Volunteers and the Sisters. Experience nature. We have great outdoors to explore.
Initially Posted: 10/05/2016
Last Updated: 09/11/2017