St. Francis of Assisi Church and School
Mercy Volunteer Corps/AmeriCorps Social Justice Coordinator
August 2012 — July 2013
Developed and implemented issues-based social justice curriculum for grades 3-8 while supporting staff and teachers with school-wide service projects and community engagement efforts. Planned, organized, and assisted in running parish outreach programs to local under-served and low-income families. Expanded parishioner involvement through the establishment of a monthly e-newsletter and new programming. Strengthened relationships with local non-profits, civic organizations, and religious congregations in order to collaborate on community building and service initiatives.