Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Campus Ministry

Mercy Volunteer Corps

Mercy Volunteer CorpsA program of the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Volunteer Corps (MVC) invites women and men to service with people who are economically poor or marginalized. Volunteers commit to compassionate service, simple lifestyle in community and spiritual growth.

Mercy Volunteers serve within the continental U.S. and Guyana, South America, with additional international sites possible. National volunteers make a one-year commitment beginning the first week of August; international volunteers make a two-year commitment.

Campus Ministry is proud to announce that two of our 2016 graduates have completed a year of service with Mercy Volunteer Corps. Yuritza Arroyo-Sanchez is worked on immigration issues with Catholic Charities in New York. Guadalupe Avila volunteered at St. Peter's School in San Francisco. We are proud to know that our students are considering a year of service at Mercy ministries across the country. If you are interested in looking into the possibility for yourself, just contact Sister Carol Mucha, R.S.M., of MercyCare at or at 708-297-4232