In Eugene (Oregon), the Ste of Saint Vincent de Paul will renovate an old church in the aim to give home and support to homeless students.
In early November, the SSVP volunteers in Brazil participated in a nationwide food collection effort
On 30 October, Renato Lima de Oliveira, 16th President General of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul, took part in the celebrations for the “National Vincentian Day” in Lisbon.
The members of the Commission for the Cause of the Canonization will analyze 2 recents developments occurred in Portugal and Venezuela.
In the province of Lugo, an initiative by a local volunteering network including among others, an SSVP youth conference, has led to “A shared house” project which launched in October 2012.
We express our solidarity and prayers for the victims as well as our strong rejection, in any form, of violence against women
The Society in Zambia demonstrates its dynamic spirit, in a range of activities with the support of the Irish Eastern Regional Council through twinnage
Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia, has been chosen for receiving the "Nobel Peace Prize 2016"
With the tragic consequences caused by the Hurricane Matthew which hit Haiti and other Caribbean nations (particularly, Dominican Republic and Cuba), the International General Council of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul is very much involved and is in touch with the people affected.
Home visits, foodbanks, outreach: reflections on meeting and listening to others at the heart of SSVP action.