Holding Life and Death Together
Headed for a career as a hospice social worker, Bridget Hinton ’14 used Krista Foundation resources to build bridges with patients and take care of herself. Click here for more.
Meet A Colleague
Yusuf put his leadership skills to work for three years through AmeriCorps in Tacoma and though a mentoring program at Northwest Leadership Foundation. He became a Krista Colleague in 2013.
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The Quest for Ethical and Mutual Service - an exploration of how to serve well and transform service experiences into lives of service leadership by Valerie Norwood, Executive Director
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Highlight From The Global Citizen Journal
Volume 4: Lessons from the Field
Letter from the Editor
In this, our fourth edition of The Global Citizen, we have arranged a collection of essays from young service volunteers who have learned rich lessons in the field school of service and global citizenship. We know that an essay is no substitute for personal experience and that many of these lessons can only be truly learned the hard way. So consider this a sort of companion reader for the curriculum of experience as a service volunteer and life as a global citizen.
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Click here to browse Volume 4 of the Journal.
The Krista Foundation equips young adults with skills to transform service experiences into lives of service leadership.
Transitioning from a service year can be a disorienting experience. Through mentoring, a colleague community and re-integration services, the Krista Foundation helps young adults fully understand and employ the learnings from their service experience.
Our colleagues touch lives through hands-on volunteer service with organizations such as Peace Corps, AmeriCorps or Jesuit Volunteer Corps.
Our unique peer-mentoring model develops young Christian leaders during their pivotal 20-something years.
Our colleagues' insightful leadership positively shapes our global and local communities.