Youth

Youth and the Society of St. Vincent de Paul

 

The involvement of Youth and Young Adults is an ongoing process that began with the beginning of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul with Frederic Ozanam and his friends.  It is the responsibility of all people in the Society to collaborate and brainstorm with the young people who are the future of the Society.

Youth News

Young Adult Vincentians Use Social Media Fame to Support Their Neighbors in Need 1386 1364 SVDP USA

Young Adult Vincentians Use Social Media Fame to Support Their Neighbors in Need

John Paul Brissette, a member of the SVdP National Youth Committee, and his brother, Francis Brissette, have Vincentian blood pulsing through their veins. Their mother, Renee, is the Executive Director of the Rhode Island Council, and along with their siblings Kat and Peter, they are founding members of Rhode Island’s Youth and Young Adult Conference,…

05-27-2021 News Roundup 1200 1200 SVDP USA

05-27-2021 News Roundup

Through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Vincentians across the United States and around the world are finding spiritual growth by providing person-to-person service to those who are needy and suffering. Read some of their stories here: INTERNATIONAL: AUSTRALIA: Marathon Health’s Megan Callinan, Justine Summers, Ron Charlton doing Vinnies CEO Sleepout IRELAND: Pandemic has…

SVdP Disaster Services Corporation Host P-RACs to Assist with Kentucky Flooding 940 788 SVDP USA

SVdP Disaster Services Corporation Host P-RACs to Assist with Kentucky Flooding

Kentucky experienced a record-breaking flooding event this past year. Heavy rains caused major flood events in Eastern Kentucky, a region that has suffered three floods in less than a 12-month period. There was a total of 49 counties that issued disaster declarations. The storm event produced 4-7 inches of rain across a wide stretch of…

05-20-2021 News Roundup 1200 1200 SVDP USA

05-20-2021 News Roundup

Through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Vincentians across the United States and around the world are finding spiritual growth by providing person-to-person service to those who are needy and suffering. Read some of their stories here: INTERNATIONAL: AUSTRALIA: Social housing is now on the agenda AUSTRALIA: Dubbo St Vincent de Paul volunteer Pat…

Contemplation – Putting Ourselves First? 940 788 SVDP USA

Contemplation – Putting Ourselves First?

To become a member of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is to dedicate ourselves to serving others, to “love God…with the strength of our arms and the sweat of our brows.” We hope that our works always are characterized by the Vincentian virtue of selflessness. And yet, as Bl. Frédéric put it, “it…

05-13-2021 News Roundup 1200 1200 SVDP USA

05-13-2021 News Roundup

Through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Vincentians across the United States and around the world are finding spiritual growth by providing person-to-person service to those who are needy and suffering. Read some of their stories here: INTERNATIONAL CANADA: Team biking from Oshawa to CN Tower in support of the Society of Saint Vincent…

05-13-2021 A Letter From Our Servant Leaders 275 287 SVDP USA

05-13-2021 A Letter From Our Servant Leaders

Why should I care? We all ask this at some point when we learn something new, and especially when it challenges our assumptions and what we think we believe. We want to stay in our comfort zone. We believe that we act as we always have, and may not realize that our views and knowledge…

04-29-2021 News Roundup 1200 1200 SVDP USA

04-29-2021 News Roundup

Through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Vincentians across the United States and around the world are finding spiritual growth by providing person-to-person service to those who are needy and suffering. Read some of their stories here: INTERNATIONAL  AUSTRALIA: Vinnies 2021 CEO Sleepout will bring awareness to homelessness AUSTRALIA: St. Stanislaus College students provide…

04-22-2021 News Roundup 1200 1200 SVDP USA

04-22-2021 News Roundup

Through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Vincentians across the United States and around the world are finding spiritual growth by providing person-to-person service to those who are needy and suffering. Read some of their stories here: INTERNATIONAL AUSTRALIA: Hybrid CEO sleepout brings homelessness back into view AUSTRALIA: Struggling renters told to leave Sunshine…

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Donate Your Vehicle to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul 2560 1707 SVDP USA

Donate Your Vehicle to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul

Do you have a vehicle you no longer need that’s taking up space in your garage or driveway? Consider donating it to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul! Your vehicle donation helps fund local programs that will help the Society of St. Vincent de Paul serve local neighbors in need. These programs can include…

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