Volunteer Mission Statement

The mission of Ave Maria volunteers is to make a positive difference in the lives of the elderly and the chronically ill at Ave Maria Village. This is done primarily through professionally supported, one-to-one relationships between volunteers of all generations and the residents of Ave Maria Village. The program aims to provide committed, compassionate volunteers with high standards of integrity, to assist the residents in achieving their highest potential.

Ways to Contribute

The following are some of the many volunteer opportunities at Ave Maria Village. This is not an all-inclusive list:

Animal/Pet Therapy
Games, Cards
Baking groups
Church Services

Special events
Office work
Bingo assistant
Guardian Angel

Direct Contact Information

For more information about becoming involved in our volunteer program, please contact Jan Barnes by phone (701) 952-5677 or by email at jan.barnes@smphs.org.