Young Adult Service Communities (YASC) Network
| Transform your Life - Transform the World
Application Now Open 2014 - 2015 YASC (Ages 21-35)
July 30, 2014
Two positions are still available for the 2014-2015 UCC Young Adult Service Communities!
YOU could be the right person.
YASC at St. Peters UCC, Granite City, IL (just northeast of St. Louis’ famous Arch)
at the organization, Coordinated Youth & Human Services Alternative School
as classroom liaison for a high-needs child
The Justice Leadership Program of the Pacific Northwest in Seattle, WA
at the organization, Unite Here working on campaigns to advocate for dignity, living wages
and affordable health care for low wage hospitality workers
Serve September 2, 2014 – August 2, 2015
Applications accepted on a rolling basis until all positions are filled.
Housing, food stipend, and health insurance provided.
Letters of support provided for applying for student loan deferment.
2014-2015 YASC Network Locations possible in Bethesda, MD - Westford, MA - Philadelphia, PA - St. Louis, MO - Seattle, WA
- Intentional Community Living
Interns live in intentional community with each other - sharing time, space, traditions, commitments, and reflection. Interns development relationships with their host congregation, local community, and YASC groups in other locations.
- Congregational Service
Experience the integration of congregational life and mission/service/justice advocacy. Develop servant leadership skills.
- Hands-On Justice Advocacy/Service Opportunities
Experience the gifts and share your passions and skills with vulnerable or excluded people.
- Faith Conversations
Reflect on your experience and explore a vocabulary of faith that expresses a radical hospitality. Participate in "vocational discernment" and help vision a church engaged in God's work in the world. Participate in justice Leaders training.