Volunteer Opportunities

“For it is in giving that we receive.”

– St. Francis of Assisi


Volunteer and outreach opportunities with the Sisters of St. Francis provide individuals the ability to share their talents, time, and service by standing with marginalized persons, caring for creation, and building community.


We invite you to join us as a volunteer in the following programs and services:


The Canticle

Seasonal volunteers are needed at The Canticle, home of the Sisters of St. Francis, to assist with yard work, gardening, and tending flower beds. Please call the Administrative Office at 563-242-7611 if interested.


Franciscan Peace Center

Would you like to help out at upcoming events hosted by the Franciscan Peace Center? If so, please complete our volunteer interest form and we will connect with you soon. Thank you for your interest!




Share Our Sandwiches

Help feed individuals experiencing food insecurity through the Share Our Sandwiches program, sponsored by the Franciscan Peace Center and held each Thursday from noon to 1:00 p.m. Volunteers assist with preparing and distributing sack lunches and other personal hygiene items.


 Volunteer Application


Non-Discrimination Statement

The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal and, where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department.


For more information about volunteering with the Sisters of St. Francis, contact our Administrative Offices:


843 13th Ave N

Clinton, IA  52732-5115

(563) 242-7611