The Benedictine Volunteer Corps

Prayer, Service, and Community Living Worldwide to Transform Lives

The Benedictine Volunteer Corps is a service opportunity offered to men recently graduated from Saint John's University. Grounded in Benedictine values and spirituality, the BVC provides a unique encounter with the Catholic monastic tradition, the multitude of needs expressed in religious communities around the world, and the challenge to commit one's talents to meeting these needs.

To support the Benedictine Volunteer Corps, you may make a one-time donation, or an annual donation, at the



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Br. Paul Richards,O.S.B.

BVC Office Address

The Saint John’s Benedictine Volunteer Corps
Saint John’s Abbey
2900 Abbey Plaza
PO Box 2015
Collegeville, Minnesota 56321