Opportunities

– Assistant Director of Trinity Lutheran Church Summer Day Camp

Every year, Trinity Lutheran Church of Manhattan provides a month-long day-camp for the larger Manhattan Valley community. The camp is open to children entering grades 1 through 6, and there are typically between 35-45 participants. Manhattan Valley is an economically and culturally diverse neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan, and our camp reflects this diversity. We strive to provide a safe, nurturing environment, which cultivates a sense of mutual belonging rooted in the Gospel.

Job Description: Assist the Director (Pastoral Intern – Sarah Garrett) with:

+ Training / Coaching of Counselors

+ Curriculum Design

+ Teaching Bible Stories

+ Conflict Resolution

+ Logistics

+ Daily Camp Management

Qualifications:

+ Creativity

+ Maturity

+ Experience Working with Children

+ Comfortability with Christianity

+ Experience with Multicultural Communities

Availability: June 27-July 27 (camp takes place on weekdays only – there are a few days of staff training before camp begins on July 2nd) Stipend: $ 2,000 – must provide own housing. To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter to TLCofNYC@gmail.com with
“Trinity Camp AD Application” in the Subject Line.

– Mission and Service Trips with Trinity Wall Street

Want to make a difference? Want to participate in an activity that can create true and lasting change? Consider applying to participate in an upcoming trip to visit Trinity’s mission partners. Members of the Trinity Church Wall Street community and friends engage in service to build partnerships and relationships through hands-on-work in New York City, New Orleans, Haiti, Panama, and Burundi.

Mission & Service Trips encourage participants to share their skills and talents as they walk alongside with mission partners. The trips deepen relationships, foster better understanding of the communities served, and create connections with members of these communities for mutual transformation.

 

 

 

– Applications/Nominations are now being accepted for the: Fifth Annual  Young Adult of the Year 2018 Service Recognition AwardThe Church Club’s Young

Adult of the Year Service Recognition Award is a tri-state regional program that provides recognition to an outstanding Young Adult (in his or her 20s or 30s) or group of Young Adults, for exceptional volunteer missionary service work within the Young Adult’s or group of Young Adults’ church or other community ministry acknowledged in the Episcopal Dioceses of New York, New Jersey, Newark, Long Island, or Connecticut.

The Award is accompanied by a $1,000 honorarium, of which $500 is designated to the awardee and $500 to the church or community ministry, presented at the Church Club’s Annual Meeting in June 2018. Application/Nomination Deadline: Friday, April 13, 2018
CLICK HERE for 2018 Information & Guidelines
CLICK HERE for 2018 Application/Nomination Form

 

– Opportunities to volunteer with Episcopal Charities:

All Saints’ Community Meal: Every Saturday from 12 – 3 pm – help with food prep and in setting up the only free, hot meal served in Midtown on Saturdays.

Gardening at St. Ann’s in the Bronx – St. Ann’s is in need of volunteers to help out with their grounds, including a head gardener to oversee the various gardens at St. Ann’s, and groups to help clean up and plant in the Children’s Garden, used for St. Ann’s After School and Summer Programs. Volunteering times can be arranged individually.

Become a greeter at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine – The Cathedral of St. John the Divine’s Public Education & Visitor Services is in need of volunteer greeters. Provide a warm welcome and hospitality to all who enter the Cathedral!

To learn more about these (and other) volunteer opportunities, please contact Rachel Crosby at rcrosby@dioceseny.org, or visit the Episcopal Charities website.