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AMERICORPS
The AmeriCorps Pledge: I will get things done for America—to make our people safer, smarter, and healthier. I will bring Americans together to strengthen communities. Faced with apathy, I will take action. Faced with conflict, I will seek common ground. Faced with adversity, I will persevere. I will carry this commitment with me this year and beyond. I am an AmeriCorps member, and I will get things done. 800.942.2677
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Tags: Pacific Northwest, North America, Urban America, Intercultural Development, Community, Healthcare, Environment, Homelessness, Integrating Service As A Way Of Life, Poverty: Urban US & International, Global Citizenship, Education, Peace & Reconciliation, Arts & Culture

ATHLETES IN ACTION
Athletes in Action was founded in 1966 by David Hannah, who desired to build on society's great love of sports and utilize the platform given to the athletes to reach the world for Jesus Christ. Mission: One World To Reach, One Language of Sport, One Message of Victory.
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Tags: Asia, Europe, North America, Urban America, Faith/Theological Exploration

CATHOLIC VOLUNTEERS IN FLORIDA
Catholic Volunteers in Florida is dedicated to providing people the opportunity to live out their faith by serving those with the greatest need. Catholic Volunteers work towards justice and peace, positively transforming the communities they serve as well as themselves.
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Tags: North America, Urban America

EARTH MINISTRY
Earth Ministry is a non-profit organization dedicated to engaging people of faith in environmental stewardship. Earth Ministry works in partnership with individuals and congregations to respond to this great moral challenge through education, modeling sustainable lifestyle choices, and organizing for social change through environmental advocacy. Mission: To inspire and mobilize the Christian community to play a leadership role in building a just and sustainable future. 206-632-2426
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Tags: Pacific Northwest, North America, Environmental Projects, Education, Faith/Theological Exploration, Environment, Community

EARTHCORPS
EarthCorps' mission is to build global community through local environmental service. EarthCorps envisions a global community of young environmental leaders and engaged citizens working to build strong local communities that support healthy habitats. EarthCorps' programs bring together young people from the USA and around the world to work, learn and grow. Our efforts unite best practices in environmental restoration with a community-based approach to service, education and action. Together with a global network of partners, volunteers and friends, EarthCorps restores key ecological sites around the Puget Sound region and around the world. 206.322.9296 x101
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Tags: Pacific Northwest, North America, Environmental Projects

ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT INTERNATIONAL
Enterprise Development is a faith-based organization dedicated to empowering the working poor to free themselves from poverty. Through our partnerships with local Christian microfinance institutions all over the developing world, we provide small loans, business training, mentorship and microenterprise services to help people living in poverty establish their own businesses. By supporting our clients, you enable them to provide for their families with dignity and send their children to school. 240.396.1146.
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Tags: Asia, Africa, North America, Central America, Developing Nations, Business, Poverty: Urban US & International

EPISCOPAL SERVICE CORPS
The mission of Episcopal Service Corps is to develop and support a national network of intentional communities in the Episcopal Church. Our communities are marked by young adults: serving others in solidarity, promoting justice in community, deepening spiritual awareness and vocational discernment, and living simply in intentional Christian community.
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Tags: North America, Environmental Projects, Urban America, Arts & Culture, Education, Faith/Theological Exploration, Environment

GOOD SHEPHERD VOLUNTEERS
Good Shepherd Volunteers collaborates with the Sisters of the Good Shepherd to provide full-time volunteers with the opportunity to work in social service ministries and to use their God-given talents serving women, adolescents, and children affected by poverty, violence, and neglect. Developing relationships with the marginalized of our world empowers volunteers to grow in knowledge and faith that inspire them to lead a life of seeking justice. During their time of service, volunteers focus on the four tenets of Social Justice, Community, Simplicity, and Spirituality. 718-943-7488
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Tags: North America, Urban America

INTERNATIONAL TEAMS CANADA
International Teams Canada is a Christian mission organization dedicated to meeting the physical and spiritual needs of the poor and oppressed. Our motivation to care comes from our pursuit of Jesus and His mission to engage the most marginalized and impoverished among us, especially women, children and refugees. 519-669-8844
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Tags: Asia, Africa, South America, Pacific Northwest, Europe, North America, Developing Nations, Environmental Projects, Intercultural Development, Education, Faith/Theological Exploration, Healthcare, Business, Poverty: Urban US & International, Environment

JESUIT VOLUNTEER CORPS
The Jesuit Volunteer Corps offers women and men an opportunity to work full-time for justice and peace. Jesuit Volunteers are called to the mission of serving the poor directly, working for structural change in the United States, and accompanying people in developing countries. The challenge to Jesuit Volunteers is to integrate Christian faith by working and living among the poor and marginalized, by living simply and in community with other Jesuit Volunteers, and by examining the causes of social injustice. Since 1956 the Jesuit Volunteer Corps has worked in collaboration with Jesuits, whose spirituality the volunteers incorporate in their work, community, and prayer life. The Jesuit Volunteer Corps offers the volunteers a year or more of experience that will open their minds and hearts to live always conscious of the poor, committed to the Church’s mission of promoting justice in the service of faith. 503-335-8202, info@jvcnorthwest.org
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Tags: North America, Developing Nations, Homelessness, Poverty

L'ARCHE NOAH SEALTH
Our mission is to: 1. Make known the gifts of people with developmental disabilities, revealed through mutually transforming relationships 2. Foster an environment in community that responds to the changing needs of our members, while being faithful to the core values of our founding story 3. Engage in our diverse cultures, working together toward a more human society. 503-282-6231, info@larcheusa.org
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Tags: North America, Urban America

LUTHERAN VOLUNTEER CORPS
The mission of LVC is to be a community of faith that unites people to work for peace with justice. Statement of Vision: In response to the Gospel of Jesus Christ, the Lutheran Volunteer Corps exists to preserve, nurture, and sustain life. (202) 387-3222
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Tags: North America, Urban America, Integrating Service As A Way Of Life, Faith/Theological Exploration, Sustaining Service, Community

MENNONITE CENTRAL COMMITTEE
MCC seeks to demonstrate God’s love by working among people suffering from poverty, conflict, oppression and natural disaster. MCC serves as a channel for interchange by building mutually transformative relationships. MCC strives for peace, justice, and the dignity of all people by sharing our experiences, resources, and faith in Jesus Christ. (717) 859-1151
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Tags: North America, Developing Nations, Intercultural Development, Global Citizenship, Education, Peace & Reconciliation, Poverty: Urban US & International

MERCY VOLUNTEER CORPS
Mission: In partnership with the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, lay women and men of Mercy Volunteer Corps (MVC), enter into relationship with people who are economically poor and marginalized. In a spirit of mutuality, volunteers cultivate mercy and justice in the world by embracing compassionate service, social justice, spirituality and a simple lifestyle in community. 215-641-5535
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Tags: South America, North America, Urban America, Integrating Service As A Way Of Life, Education, Healthcare, Community

MISSION YEAR
Mission Year is a year long urban ministry program focused on Christian service and discipleship. We take teams of people, place them in an area of need, and help them to serve people and create community. We are committed to the command of Jesus to “love God and love people,” by placing the needs of our neighbors first and developing committed disciples of Christ with a heart for the poor. 888.340.YEAR (9327)
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Tags: North America, Urban America, Integrating Service As A Way Of Life, Faith/Theological Exploration, Community