Now more than ever…

Whether or not you were involved in service during your time here at BC, there are opportunities after graduation that allow you to explore more deeply your interest in service and justice issues. Over the years, hundreds of BC graduates have pursued full-time service through a variety of programs. Explore your passions, learn new skills, build community, and make a difference for and with others.

A group of volunteers standing in a field

 

  • One-on-One Advising
    If you are wondering what full-time service is all about, we are here to help. It’s never too early or too late to consider your options. Contact Kate Daly to set up a time to chat.

  • Catholic Volunteer Network
    The Catholic Volunteer Network (CVN) offers a database of programs with full-time opportunities, as well as additional resources for potential volunteers.  Many programs are still accepting applications well into the spring (2020).

  • Americorps
    Americorps is a network of service organizations created to meet the needs of the underserved in the United States.

  • Post Graduate Service Fair
    There will be two virtual opportunities, in November 2020 and January/February 2021, to learn about full-time domestic and international service programs. Please check back for more information.

  • Resume Writing
    The Career Center offers 15-minute drop-in sessions, Monday-Friday, 12-4 p.m., if you would like someone to review your resume. You can also view sample resumes from BC students.

  • Funding Opportunities
    • W. Seavey Joyce, S.J. Grant: BC seniors who would like to pursue full-time domestic faith-based service but who have concerns about finances can apply for this funding opportunity.


If you are a student with questions about any of the events above, or if you are part of an organization interested in attending the Post Graduate Service Fair, please contact us.

 

Jesuit Volunteer Corps- Tuesday, October 13 at 7:00 p.m.

Education Focused Service Programs- Tuesday, October 20 at 7:00 p.m.

Healthcare Focused Service Programs- Monday, October 26 at 7:00 p.m.

Below is a list of organizations that offer full-time, supported, post graduate volunteer opportunities. Many of these organizations will visit Boston College for the Post-Grad Volunteer Fair that takes place each Fall.

Class of 2020 Full-Time Volunteers


Cameron Cullen
ACE Teaching Fellow at Notre Dame

Kathleen Walsh
Alliance for Catholic Education

Monica Mascolo
Amate House

Jamie Sung
Amate House

Ryan Wexler
AmeriCorps with Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program

Collin Quigley
AmeriCorps Habitat for Humanity

Matthew Davis
House of Brigid

Meghan Boyer
Jesuit Volunteer Corps

Melanie Johnson
Jesuit Volunteer Corps

Carly Sullivan
Jesuit Volunteer Corps

Clare Ryan
Jesuit Volunteer Corps

Anna Ferron
Jesuit Volunteer Corps

Walter Haracz
Jesuit Volunteer Corps

Maura Burke
Jesuit Volunteer Corps

Aaron Salzman
Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest

Mollie Clark
Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest

Noella D'Souza
Red Cloud Volunteer Program (AmeriCorps)

Eugene Callahan
Special Olympics Massachusetts

 

If there is a post-grad volunteer program that you are interested but do not see on this list please contact the VSLC for more information. If you are a recent graduate and would like to add your information to this list, please contact kate.daly@bc.edu.

Post-Grad Service Alumni Reflections

Insights from the Career Center Blog

During These Difficult and Uncertain Times, How Can We Help?  Link to article
Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, many students have seen their summer opportunities canceled or postponed. While there are still many
May 04, 2020
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Reflections on Post-Graduate Service: Maureen Regan ’13, M.S.N. ’17  Link to article
Maureen (M.E.) Regan, BA ’13, was a Rostro de Cristo volunteer in the Arbolito neighborhood of Durán, Ecuador from 2013-2014. 
February 28, 2020
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Can I Afford to do a Year of Service?  Link to article
During my senior year of college, I was thrilled to be offered a position working for Advocates for Children of
October 30, 2019
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