International Volunteer Work of the Religious Family of the Incarnate Word
This work is for those who desire to share their talents, time, and joy with others. It is an opportunity to create a positive impact on society by helping in hospitals, schools, homes, oratories, parishes, and villages within the 30 mission countries of the Religious Family of the Incarnate Word.
Experience the generous surrender of serving others. Make a change in the life of many. Take courage! Be not afraid! Your help is important!
¡TAKE THE CHALLENGE!
“Love is rooted in the will. It is most perfect in works.”
Scroll over the images to see the possible volunteer sites
Help to fed them, assist them with their homework, play games with them, camps, oratories, workshops, etc.
Organizing camps, helping with oratories, giving formation talks, catechism classes, etc
If you are a doctor, nurse, or have a specialization in health, you can help in the hospitals, houses of mercy, or visiting the villages, etc.
Help to construct houses, chapels, halls, etc; organizing, cleaning, painting, decorating homes. Carpentry work, electrical, plumbing, etc.
Teach languages, art, music, theater, cooking, etc. In a school, as an extracurricular activity, or for children with disabilities
In a popular mission or helping with a parish. Teaching catechism, visiting houses and the sick, playing with children, etc.
“It is love alone that gives worth to all things.”
Saint Therese of Jesus
Student from Barcelona
Volunteered in a girls’ residence in Guayaquil, Ecuador where she saw that happiness is not found in comforts.
Student of Barcelona
Working with girls and youth she learned that there is more joy in giving than in .