Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities may include work in the following ministries of the sisters.

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center


Volunteers have the opportunity to participate in various aspects of the retreat ministry. These activities could include: working in the Peace & Nature Garden, welcoming guests as they arrive, preparing guest rooms and meeting spaces, assisting in retreats and preparing retreat materials.

For volunteers who are with us for longer than three months, you would have an opportunity to design a retreat.

St. Paul Hermitage


Volunteers have the opportunity to participate in our ministry to the elderly by assisting the Liturgist and preparing the chapel for Mass, taking Communion to residents and cantoring at Mass (if musically inclined).  Volunteers may also assist the Activity Director in preparing and implementing activities for the residents.

Our Lady of Grace Monastery


Volunteers have the opportunity to experience living in a monastic community following the daily rhythm of prayer, Mass, meals and service.  

Service opportunities may include gardening, baking, office work, decorating the chapel, assisting with and providing activities for senior sisters, taking part in community outreach to the poor.

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