Your next step toward a career in social justice…

Our 2021-22 Application Deadlines:

  • 1st Deadline: December 15, 2020 (priority deadline for best selection of placement opportunities)

  • 2nd Deadline: February 15, 2021

  • 3rd Deadline: April 15, 2021 (limited placement opportunities)


Please note the application must be completed in one session and cannot be saved to finish at another time. 

 A completed application includes:

  • Online application

  • Resume   

  • 3 References: 1 professional, 1 personal, and 1 communal (a non-relative you have lived with in some capacity)   

  • Academic transcripts

Your application will be reviewed by our staff and admissions committee. You are welcome to reach us with questions by email or phone. We're here to help!

See our application process on the infographic below >


Good Shepherd Volunteers connects recent college graduates to one-year, full time volunteer opportunities serving women, children, and adolescents affected by poverty, violence, and neglect. Developing relationships with under-resourced communities empowers volunteers to grow in a knowledge and faith that inspires them to lead a life of seeking justice. GSV has placements in New York, New Jersey and the Washington D.C. area in a variety of fields: public policy and advocacy, economic justice, youth counseling, foster care and education. 


T: (917) 832-7870 

F: (718) 408-2332


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