Megan is from Drexel Hill, PA. She graduated from Immaculata University with a degree in psychology. She will be living in Lawrence, Massachusetts, working at an inner city elementary school—Lawrence Catholic Academy. She will be acting as a substitute teacher and assisting at the after school program. She is looking forward to spending more time with her community and sharing many more laughs with them.
I, Megan Carey, commit myself to be an Augustinian Volunteer, to live as a good steward, and to serve my community with an open mind and heart.
Share one of your favorite quotes.
“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.” -Lord of the Rings
How did you develop a passion for service?
I developed a passion for service while growing up and working with my church. Nothing brings me more joy than being able to give of my time, talent and treasure.
Name one of your favorite musical artists.
Mumford and Sons
What’s a favorite book of yours or a recent book you’ve read?
Lord of the Rings
Share an issue you’re passionate about and explain why.
I am passionate about equal education because I think every child has the right to a good education.
Best moment as an AV to date?
Singing Beach in Manchester-by-the-sea, Massachusetts with my community.
What do you like most about living in your new city so far?
We are so close to so many beautiful places in New England.
One word that describes your community-living experience is…