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Nativity Academy at St. Boniface

School's Mission Statement: "Nativity Academy at St. Boniface is an independent Catholic middle school that transforms the lives of students who have a commitment to achievement and whose families demonstrate financial need."


Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory of Houston

Cristo Rey Jesuit is the 24th school in a larger network of similar schools across the nation, adopting an innovative, successful, and twelve-year proven model of secondary education for those most in need. Small, safe, and coeducational, the school is designed to provide a rigorous college preparatory, faith-based, education that is affordable for students from low-income families. The students help finance their education through an innovative model, the Corporate Work-Study Program, which places students in entry-level positions in businesses throughout Houston.

St. Joseph's Indian School

St. Joseph's Indian School is a Residential/Educational Facility for Native American children and youth from ages 6 to 18. For over 80 years, St. Joseph's has provided educational opportunities for those it has served. The internship provided by St. Joseph's Indian School is designed to give interns a unique set of experiences through hands-on involvement with student programming. Student will work with the summer day camp and the first to eighth grade summer residential home.

Doorways

Doorways is an interfaith AIDS residence program, which provides housing to individuals and families. During the summer, Doorways provides an educational program for children in the Freedom School model. The student will serve as an intern and the food coordinator for the Freedom School, preparing meals for children and assisting the site supervisors and the teachers.

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Study Hall

The Study Hall is an after-school and summer camp program which provides homework assistance, tutoring, and a variety of extra-curricular activities to more than 150 children. Atlanta Day Shelter for Women and Children works to ease the burden of homelessness and assists in establishing self-sufficiency by providing comprehensive education and supportive services.

ACE PATH Middle School Summer Educational Equity Program

St. John the Evangelist and Santa Cruz provide a Catholic education of the highest quality to as many children as possible in under-served and predominantly Latino communities. Notre Dame’s ACE PATH program emphasizes continuous improvement to achieve the school-wide goal of “College and Heaven” by providing middle school students with the opportunity to enroll in a summer program in addition to the college persistence counseling students and graduates receive during the year.

Nativity School

The Nativity School of Worcester is an independent Jesuit middle school for inner-city boys living in the vulnerable neighborhoods of Worcester. The SSLP student assists in the administrative planning of the summer program for the 5th - 8th grade boys and assists the teachers in the delivery of the program.


St. Catherine of Siena Parish

Petersburg and Wrangell are both fishing communities located on islands in Southeast Alaska. The student will be works with the St. Catherine of Siena and St. Rose of Lima Parishes in the planning, implementation, and coordination of a Vacation Bible School (grades K-8). Additionally, students assists in minor repairs, landscaping, and upkeep of the parishes as needed.

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Tenley Achievement Program (TAP)

The Tenley Achievement Program (TAP) is an academic and character development program for inner city boys, grades 3-10. During the summer the program offers academic classes, a sports league and daily mentoring. The student prepares the curriculum the first two weeks and then teaches one of the grades of children and assists with after-care.

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Gwen's Girls

Gwen’s Girls was founded by Gwendolyn Elliott, who as a police officer recognized a lack of understanding for the complexity of the needs of at-risk girls and that the existing services fell short of meeting these gender-specific needs. The student at this site serves as a counselor at a summer camp for girls ages 8 to 18. She supervises the girls as they participate in fine arts classes as well as classes that promote positive self esteem, healthy relationships, and belief in the boundless potential they have for the future.


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Upcoming Events

February 2019

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Information Session: McNeill Leadership Fellows Program
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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Information Session: McNeill Leadership Fellows Program
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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Postgraduate Service Organization Campus Visit: Precious Blood Volunteers
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Pizza, Pop, & Politics: Politics of Sport
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:00pm
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Postgraduate Service Organization Campus Visit: L'Arche Seattle
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
20
Show Some Skin: Drop the Wall
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 7:00pm to Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 7:00pm
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Workshop: Ethics, Community Engagement, and Higher Education
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
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2019 Human Development Conference
Friday, February 22, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, February 23, 2019 (All day)
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Labor Café
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

March 2019

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Higgins Lunchtime Labor RAPS
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
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Information Session: McNeill Leadership Fellows Program
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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Pre-Conference Workshop: Restorative Justice on Catholic Campuses
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:00pm
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2019 Catholic Social Tradition Conference
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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2019 Catholic Social Tradition Conference
Friday, March 22, 2019 - 7:30am to 9:30pm
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2019 Catholic Social Tradition Conference
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 8:00am to 4:30pm
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Labor Café
Friday, March 29, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

April 2019

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Been & Seen Series
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Higgins Lunchtime Labor RAPS
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
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Labor Café
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm