Catholic Volunteer Network Events

Do you have a small staff and a small budget? Need a hand?tr group collage

Do you need to make videos, retreats, formation or recruiting happen? I am an alumna of a CVN program. I understand them and I believe in them. You don’t have to wear 20 hats-let me help you with some of them!

PDF Examples of some of the programs I’ve created for Catholic Volunteer Network programs.

PDF Julie McElmurry background with CVN programs

Read Julie’s interview with Catholic Volunteer Network here.

I have offered retreats and worked on projects with over 20 Catholic Volunteer Network programs. If you know someone who is considering a year of service, please share this with them as these are the programs I most highly recommend:




20-30 Minute Documentary about your program

2-3 minute videos to sprinkle around your website and social media

Testimonials by volunteers, alumni and site supervisors and tours of house, neighborhood & where they volunteer


girl in chair

Busy Person’s Retreats

Discernment Retreats

Staff Retreats

Days of Reflection for your “friends and supporters”

Retreat elements woven into your yearly board retreat

Formationguy laughing

Build a circulum for a year

Collect volunteer stories

Plan bonus service trips

Integrate the charism


I can recruit for you in FL, SC, NC, GA, NYC, HIguy recruiting

Help plan come-and-see weekends

Videos for recruitment