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Notre Dame Mission Volunteers AmeriCorps' newsletter, "HUMAN. KIND." was founded in 1997. Since then the newsletter has been maintained by the National Office Staff and its AmeriCorps VISTA's as a form of communication between the people we serve and those who support our efforts. Our newsletter can be viewed online by clicking on any of the links below or requesting a hard copy via email:

Check out the Fall 2014 Newsletter

Past Issues

Fall 2013

Fall 2012

Fall 2011

Summer 2010

Spring 2008

Summer 2007

Spring 2006

Summer 2006

Winter 2006

Spring 2005

Fall 2005

The commitment of our NDA members to the service of low-income and disadvantaged communities has been reflected in various media. To view the stories on their achievements and their service please browse the links below.

Notre Dame Sisters mark 20-year partnership with AmeriCorps, February 2015

Congregation marks 20-year partnership with AmeriCorps service program
Catholic News Service, February 2015

Santa Cruz County AmeriCorps Volunteers Gather for Initiation, Celebration
Santa Cruz Sentinel, September 2014

Volunteers Remember 9/11 With Service Day for Local Veterans
DNAinfo Chicago, September 2013

Veterans and Notre Dame AmeriCorps Commemorate 9/11 with a Day of Service
Chicago Tribune, September 2013

Spirit of Service Leads to More Than Just a Job
Pittsburgh Catholic Magazine, July 2013

Md. Nonprofits Waiting for Cuts to AmeriCorps Volunteers
The Baltimore Sun, 4/19/13

Young Adults on a Mission to Improve Lives of Others
The Baltimore Sun, 11/25/12

National Conference Galvanizes Young Philanthropists
Catholic Review, 2/23/12


The Gamesmanship of Doing Good
National Catholic Reporter, 2/17/12

Serving Communities: How Four Organizations are Using National Service to Solve Community Problems
Corporation for National and Community Service, Dec 2011

AmeriCorps Recognizes Baltimore-based Notre Dame Mission Volunteers
Catholic Review, 7/20/11

After 15 Years Notre Dame AmeriCorps Still Going Strong
Catholic Review, 5/23/11

The Look of Hope, Pride, and Notre Dame Mission
Cross Currents, Sisters of Notre Dame of Ohio, Spring 2008 (PDF)

NDA Members Serve Student Dreamers in Boulder
The Daily Camera, 5/15/08

Volunteering Leads Young Adults to Service Careers
Catholic Review, 4/24/08


Founding the Apopka Family Learning Center
Delco Times (PA), 10/11/06

Making a Difference in Baltimore
Catholic Review, 7/20/06 (in archive)

Notre Dame-AmeriCorps: the Founding Story
Corporation of National Community Service's Faith-Based Programs Booklet, July 2005 (PDF)

"Sharing Gifts Through Long Term Volunteer Programs"
The Catholic Telegraph (OH)


"Helping Workers Help Themselves"
New York Times, 11/18/02

"Notre Dame-AmeriCorps: The Joy of Service"
St. Anthony Messenger, Sept. 1999

Sister Sees Silver Lining in Volunteering
The Catholic Telegraph (OH), 4/19/02

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Sr. Katherine Corr at 410-532-6864 ext. 14.

NDMVA periodically invites media to special events to learn about our members' work.

Opening Ceremony - September 7th, 2012

National Mid-Year Conference - February 18th, 2012

Closing Ceremony - July 15th, 2011


Link to NDMVA Archives