Ways to Join


Are you a person who longs to make a difference? Is your heart telling you to reach beyond your comfort zone and make a difference within your community, your country, or your world? 

The Sisters of Notre Dame

  • view service as a partnership in the mission of Jesus and invite others to join them in that spirit.
  • have ongoing opportunities for service as well as some one-day events.
  • ask persons interested in volunteering to complete the SND Volunteer Application
  • provide an orientation for all volunteers.
  • ask students who want to volunteer on a weekly basis to make a personal contact with Sister Ruth Lubbers.

Volunteer Contact

Sister Ruth Lubbers, SND
1601 Dixie Highway, Covington, KY 41011
Email: rlubbers@sndky.org

SND Volunteer Application

Volunteer Opportunities

Service Events

  • Adventure to Give Service Day
  • Pay it Forward Service Day
  • Fall Service Trip, Eastern Kentucky - typically in October
  • Stretch Your Heart, New Orleans Service Trip- typically in July

Lourdes Hall Care Center

  • Read to sisters
  • Take sisters outside for a walk or a ride
  • Engage sisters in conversation or games

Office of Mission Advancement

  • Assist behind-the-scenes at events throughout the year

Gardening at the Provincial Center

  •  Pull weeds, plant flowers 

4th of July Festival

  • Before the festival:
    • Organize silent auction items
    • Organize festival materials
    • Solicit for festival
    • Pick up donations
    • Organize purses
    • Apply raffle ticket labels
    • Carpentry projects
  • On July 4th:
    • Kids' games
    • Food booths
    • Parking
    • Games of chance

Group Service Experiences

Volunteer at our associated organizations: