USD 2017: MOMMAS House
NATURE & PURPOSE OF SERVICE SITE:
MOMMAS House is a home for young mothers aged 18 to 23 years and their babies. For approximately two years, the young mothers at MOMMAS House continue education or vocational experience interrupted by pregnancy. With guidance and direction, the young mothers can learn to support themselves and their children independently.
USD volunteers will assist with a service opportunity supporting MOMMAS House, which will include cleaning/painting the homes for the mothers and children.
LOCATION (round-trip transportation provided from the Queens campus):
36 Old Jericho Turnpike
Jericho, NY 11753
USD volunteers will meet at St. Thomas More Church on the Queens Campus at 8:30am, and will return to campus by 3:00pm. Transportation will be provided to/from MOMMAS House.