Location: Canton, NY (approximately 1.1 miles from campus )
Mission: According to their website, “St. Mary's is part of the Catholic school system in the Diocese of Ogdensburg. The purpose of St. Mary’s School is to provide a safe and loving environment where children may have their developmental needs met. This school is a place where children are educated: academically, physically, socially, psychologically, and most importantly spiritually. St. Mary’s School is a contemplative environment seeking a diverse population of adults and children. St. Mary’s welcomes a compassionate and socially active community of faith to join in opportunities to worship and apply Gospel values.”
Projects: Students will assist primarily with the latchkey program (afterschool programming: homework, gym, arts and crafts, etc.). There is an additional opportunity to assist in the nursery.
More Information: Mandatory Volunteer Training: VIRTUS Training: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 from 5:00-7:00pm at St. Mary’s School.