Appointed on last September, Karl Hila, the new International Vice-President for Youth, evokes his taking office and its mission in the CGI.
Following the competition arranged by Council General to create lyrics in Portuguese for the Society’s hymn, a jury has named the winner.
The 44th National Pilgrimage brought together almost 20,000 Vincentians at Aparecida, over the weekend 5 to 6 April 2014.
Keith Norton (Oceania coordinator and New Zealand fireman by profession) has obtained, restored, transported and presented a fire-engine to the single SSVP conference in Micronesia, to serve the local community, including training for the fire crew!
Du 22 au 30 mars aura lieu la première “Mission Internationale VinPaz au Surinam”, seul pays d’Amérique du Sud où la Société de Saint Vincent de Paul n’est pas présente.
On the occasion of Lent 2014, Father Gregory Gay invites Vincentian to reflection through a message entitled "Lent and the lesson of Lampedusa", in memory of the deaths and missing on last October ....
John Tirado, executive director of CGI for 14 years, retired. Catherine Bonnet replaced him since 1 February 2014.
“Jailbreak” is a fund-raising exercise, in the form of a competition, in which the participants have to get as far as possible away from their starting point in 36 hours, with no money!
Written by the President General Dr. Michael Thio, the annual report summarizes the main actions taken by the International Confederation of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul in 2013.
Representatives of the four major Vincentian organisations met last January for the Executive Committee Annual Meeting, which was followed, this year, by the International Meeting of the main branches of the Vincentian Family.