Urban Spirit (Louisville)

Mission:  Engagement of people who are not poor in an experience and exploration of social realities in what it means to be among the working poor in America and reflection on that experience in context of faith.  (

Intern Position:  Lead mission trip groups in poverty immersion experience, reflect on vocation in light of this leadership. 

Requirement:  1 previous summer as Disciples Home Mission intern or UCC F.A.S.T. intern.

Period:  Summer

Apply by:  March 15

Housing:  Intern apartment with shared bathroom

Minimum Age:  19 years

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Uspiritus (Louisville)

Mission: Uspiritus was founded in 2012 with the merger of Bellewood Home for Children and Brooklawn Child & Family Services, two organizations that had each been in operation for more than 160 years. In their beginnings, both grew from the desire of a committed few to nurture and provide for children who needed help most. Through growth, change and ultimately partnership, the organizations that now form Uspiritus continue to uphold that philosophy in all they do to provide greater care for vulnerable children and families throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky. (

Position: Activities Specialist and Donations Management Assistant

Housing: Provided

Minimum Age: 19

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Mary Schaller Blaufuss
Team Leader, Global Sharing of Resources
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115