Santa Clara University

Room number: 54

Volunteering with Companions in Ignatian Service and Spirituality

John Tweten '61

John Tweten ’61 joined the Companions in Ignatian Service and Spirituality program two years ago.He volunteers 6 hours a week at Trinity Middle School tutoring reading and writing at the 7th grade level to students for whom English is their second language. John writes “It is very rewarding to see these Latino low income students build their academic skills while working to enter Catholic high schools and colleges. It is also spiritually fulfilling to be part of the Jesuit Companions Program”