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  • Volunteer Name: Fiona Shorrock Alma Mater: Loyola Marymount University Placement Site: Care-A-Van Mobile Health Clinic, Bon Secours Richmond Photo from the Richmond Community Hospital Fall Carnival Who has modeled being ‘good help to those in need’ in your life? Describe why you are … Continue reading

  • Volunteer Name: Jocelyn O’Kane Alma Mater: College of the Holy Cross Placement Site: Patient Liaison, Diabetes Education, Bon Secours Baltimore Hospital Who has modeled being ‘good help to those in need’ in your life? Describe why you are inspired by this person. My … Continue reading

  • Volunteer Name: Rebecca Judge, BSVM 2018-2019 Alma Mater: St. Joseph’s University Placement Site: Spiritual Care Partner, Richmond Community Hospital Describe an influential experience that led you to a year of service. During winter break of my senior year at St. Joseph’s University, I … Continue reading

  • Volunteer Name: Christian Wood, BSVM 2018-2019 Alma Mater: University of Notre Dame Placement Site: Patient Liaison, St. Martin’s Inpatient Unit, Bon Secours Baltimore Hospital     Describe an influential experience that led you to a year of service. One cool, … Continue reading

  • The Bon Secours Volunteer Ministry year of service is structured around five pillars: learn through service with others, grow spiritually, live simply, develop community, and practice God’s justice. While all the pillars are interconnected, particular pillars are highlighted during different … Continue reading

  • Part I of this post was originally published in the Summer 2014 edition of the Bon Secours newsletter. It has been adapted to be read in conjunction with Part II of this blog post, a reflection on community written by … Continue reading

  • Note from Bon Secours Volunteer Ministry: We unite our cries with the Sisters of Bon Secours in mourning the devastating tragedy in Parkland, Florida. As expressed in this video showing the perspective of Baltimore youth, in the wake of this … Continue reading

  • Bon Secours Ministry Volunteers are invited to reflect on the many ways that they can bring “tidings of comfort and joy” to their neighbors. In this short and sweet blog post, Shannon Curran, Director of Bon Secours Volunteer Ministry, recalls one specific way … Continue reading

  • Through my ministry, I had the privilege to deliver Christmas gift bags to the many seniors I visit every month for blood pressure screenings. Around Christmastime each year, women from local Baltimore churches donate gift bags filled with simple personal … Continue reading

We are called by God and sent by the Church to reproduce in ourselves:
Christ healing... Christ consoling... Christ always aware of the needs of others.