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Are you interested in a short term volunteer experience?

VOLUNTEER FOR SIX WEEKS THIS SUMMER

Mercy Volunteers are needed to serve from May 28 through July 9, 2022 at Mercy Ecospirituality Center in Benson, Vermont. Multiple spaces are available for those interested in this ecology focused position!
Applications must be submitted by February 15!

If you are interested in this position but have questions, please email staff member Andrea Haller at andreahaller@mercyvolunteers.org.

Mercy Ecospirituality Center 

POSITION INFORMATION

The mission of Mercy Ecospirituality Center is to inspire reverence for Earth and to work toward the sustainability of life by acting in harmony with all creation.  The house offers a beautiful space for individual and group retreat, programs, and workshops. Located in the beauty of Vermont’s Green Mountains, the 39 acres of wooded land, raised bed gardens, and animals are ideal for connecting with nature. A full position description can be found here.

 

“MEC can be a choose-your-own-adventure type workplace that provides a sense of stability and peacefulness by simply being there. The beautiful surrounding environment and intentional, spiritual community creates a place of belonging and acceptance that can’t be missed.”

-Jane Koll MVC Alum

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BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Must have health insurance for duration of experience. Able to lift/carry 25lbs and be a minimum of 20 yrs old. Gardening/farming or environmental interest.

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BENEFITS INCLUDE: Community housing (individual bedrooms/shared common space). Meals. $300 living stipend. Transportation to and from Vermont is covered up to $400.

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EXAMPLES OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Tend to vegetable/flower gardens, care for animals (sheep, chickens, bees), assist at farmers market, hospitality & programs for retreatants.

READY TO APPLY FOR THIS EXPERIENCE?

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