get involved - as an Alum!
As a Dominican Volunteer alumna or alumnus, there are several unique ways to be involved with DVUSA. They include recruiting, networking, and other forms of support. We also welcome your suggestions!
Tell people about DVUSA and your experience as a volunteer
Speak with prospective volunteers interested in your ministry site or a similar ministry position
Connecting with Other Alumni:
Make sure DVUSA has your current contact information
Write an article or blog post about your experience as a volunteer or how you are currently impacted by your volunteer year
Connect with DVUSA and other alumni on LinkedIn
Host an alumni event
Become an Alumni Volunteer
Reconnect with alumni you know to get them more involved in DVUSA
Connecting with Current Volunteers:
Host volunteers for dinner or an event
Send holiday cards or messages of encouragement to the DVs
Provide spiritual direction for current volunteers
Lead a session for the volunteers at Orientation or Closing Retreat
Present on a social justice topic for the volunteers and their communities during Advent or Lent
Donate your time in the office
Help us refine our curriculum/programming for the volunteers
Become a Torchbearer
Help us name and develop our in-the-works alumni giving club!
Fundraise for DVUSA via Crowdrise with your next marathon, birthday, or just because!
Contact David Gayes for more information or to let us know how you'd like to be involved.