MVC’s Annual Commissioning Mass! 

Event Details: Mercy Volunteers serving in the United States and South America will all be gathering in Gwynedd Vally, PA for Orientation Retreat. To send off our Mercy Volunteers and celebrate their year serving people on the margins, Mercy Volunteer Corps is hosting a Commissioning Mass. An MVC alumna will offer a reflection from her year of service during the mass. Attendees are invited to join us for a light reception to mingle with MVC staff and board members and meet the Mercy Volunteers!

Date: The Commissioning Mass will be on Saturday, August 10th at 4 o’clock in the afternoon.

Location: This event will be held in the Julia Ball Auditorium at Gwynedd Mercy University.

RSVP: Please RSVP by contacting Katie Frederick (215.641.5535 or katiefrederick@mercyvolunteers.org) or by submitting the form below.

RSVP for Commissioning Mass: Gwynedd Valley, PA

You’re Invited to MVC’s Second Annual Alumni Retreat! 

Event Details: Mercy Volunteers Corps invites you to join us for our second annual alumni retreat from October 11-13th in Cincinnati, Ohio. Participants can arrive as early as 2pm on Friday, October 11th to enjoy the space and stay until 2pm on Sunday, October 13th. The retreat programming will run from 8pm on Friday until 12pm on Sunday and all participants are asked to be in the retreat space for that duration. This event will include an excursion in Cincinnati!

Location: This event will be held at the Sisters of Charity Motherhouse in Cincinnati, Ohio. The best airport to fly into is Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport where staff or alumni can assist in picking you up and driving you to the retreat center (approximately 15 minutes). Additionally, MVC can assist in coordinating carpool efforts from Chicago, Detroit, and the greater Ohio area. Please let us know with your RSVP if you would like to carpool!

Cost: The retreat cost is $100 for each participant to help offset the cost of the retreat space. A $50 deposit is due by July 19th to secure your spot and the additional $50 is due by September 15th. You can write a check to ‘Mercy Volunteer Corps’ with a memo of ‘alumni retreat’ or send cash to our main office (1325 Sumneytown Pike Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437).

RSVP: Please RSVP by contacting Anne Boettcher (215.641.5535 or anneboettcher@mercyvolunteers.org) or by submitting the form below.

RSVP for the Alumni Retreat