Chicagohttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/units/mennonite voluntary service/ChicagoChicagoIllinois<p><strong>Join a community.</strong> The Chicago MVS unit is located in Pilsen, a predominantly Mexican-American neighborhood filled with close-knit families and an abundance of public murals. On a typical summer evening, children can be seen playing games along the sidewalks, families sitting on porches late into the evening, and music heard playing through open windows. The area is also known for its animated community life. Nearby public transportation helps connect MVSers with Chicago's broader diversity.</p><p>The supporting congregation is dedicated to providing support and encouragement to the MVS members. Chicago Community Mennonite Church is passionate about valuing and validating each person. It makes decisions by consensus and seeks to provide resources to aid the MVS unit in shaping its life together in a similar way.</p><p><strong>Join a congregation. </strong>Located in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, Chicago Community Mennonite Church (CCMC) is the supporting congregation of the Chicago unit. Many CCMC members are involved in their community through peace, justice, service, and education work. MVSers are invited to actively participate at their choosing in the life of the congregation by leading worship, teaching Sunday school, or maintaining a community garden. </p><p><strong>Join a cause.</strong> Chicago MVSers will combine their gifts and abilities to follow Christian principles in their career as they serve those affected by political, social and economic injustice. All placements require a commute on Chicago's public transportation system.<br></p><p><br></p>

 

 

After School Program Specialisthttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/535408/After School Program SpecialistAfter School Program SpecialistGirls in the GameChicago, Illinois
Program Coordinatorhttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/536219/Program CoordinatorProgram CoordinatorChicago RunChicago, Illinois
Pantry Assistanthttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/540524/Pantry AssistantPantry AssistantLakeview PantryChicago, Illinois
Teen Programs Coordinatorhttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/541040/Teen Programs CoordinatorTeen Programs CoordinatorGirls in the GameChicago, Illinois
Immigration Advocatehttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/542447/Immigration AdvocateImmigration AdvocateBrighton Park Neighborhood CouncilChicago, Illinois
ESL or youth program assistant https://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/542457/ESL or youth program assistantESL or youth program assistant Pui Tak CenterChicago, Illinois
After School Program Assistant https://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/543086/After School Program AssistantAfter School Program Assistant Metropolitan Family ServicesChicago, Illinois
Legal Advocatehttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/543088/Legal AdvocateLegal AdvocateErie Neighborhood HouseChicago, Illinois
Kaleidoscope Program Coordinator https://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/543085/Kaleidoscope Program CoordinatorKaleidoscope Program Coordinator Brethren Mennonite Council for LGBT Interests Chicago, Illinois
Live Out Assistanthttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/543087/Live Out AssistantLive Out AssistantL'ArcheChicago, Illinois

 

 

Frequently asked questions about MVShttps://www.mennonitemission.net/info1/Frequently asked questions about MVSFrequently asked questions about MVS