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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

BREAD OF LIFE
Bread of Life Mission exists to break the cycle of homelessness in men's and women's lives through a Christ-centered complete recovery model that thrives in a culture of family whose members include volunteers, board members, businesses and churches. 206.682.3579
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Tags: Pacific Northwest, Urban America, Homelessness, Poverty: Urban US & International, Community

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

CUP OF COOL WATER
Mission: At Cup of Cool Water our mission is to empower youth to become wholehearted followers of Christ and to exit street life, through the Gospel of Jesus Christ, we hope to build healthy relationships and provide services, and disciple street youth. 509.747.6686
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Tags: Pacific Northwest, Urban America, Education, Poverty: Urban US & International, Community

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

EPISCOPAL YOUNG ADULT SERVICE CORPS
The program intends to bring young adults into the life of the Anglican Communion and into the daily work of a particular communities; yet it also intends to bring the resources of the church into the lives of younger people as they explore down what paths their faith may be leading them. The emphases of YASC include cultural engagement, spiritual commitment, and vocational reflection - lived out together in a work of service. 800.334.7626
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Tags: South America, Central America, Developing Nations, Urban America, Intercultural Development, Faith/Theological Exploration, Integrating Service As A Way Of Life

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

INTERFAITH COUNCIL
Interfaith Council is a multi-ethnic, multi-religious organization, a living model of diverse people working together with mutual respect for the good of our community. Mission: The Interfaith Council supports and promotes interfaith education and understanding and provides a model of interfaith action and cooperation within the Inland Northwest. 509.329.1410
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Tags: Pacific Northwest, Environmental Projects, Urban America, Peace & Reconciliation, Education, Faith/Theological Exploration, Environment, Community

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

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

NEW HORIZONS
As a multi-cultural organization, our mission is to be in relationship with homeless and street involved young people, serving and loving in the way of Jesus, equipping them to leave street life. (206) 374-0866
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Tags: North America, Urban America, Homelessness, Faith/Theological Exploration, Poverty: Urban US & International

SERVE.GOV CNCS
Managed by the Corporation for National and Community Service, Serve.gov is a new resource for anyone interested in engaging in volunteer opportunities in the United States and around the world. This website is part of President Barack Obama's initiative to encourage all citizens to begin or continue serving their communities in an effort to meet growing social needs.
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Tags: Pacific Islands, Asia, Europe, Oceania, North America, Pacific Northwest, Central America, Africa, South America, Developing Nations, Environmental Projects, Urban America, Global Citizenship, Sustaining Service, Community