As a way of promoting further the “International Year on the Theme of François Lallier”, announced by the 16th International President General, Renato Lima de Oliveira, the Council General of the SSVP hereby opens the International Literary Competition on “The First Conference”.
It is with great pleasure that we announce that the Society of St Vincent de Paul has been officially established in LIBERIA.
We are pleased to announce a summary of the activities carried out by the General General Council, in 2017.
On December 3 and 4, the members of the International Board met in Paris with Renato Lima de Oliveira, 16th President General, for the last meeting of the year 2017.
With profound grief, we announce the sudden and unexpected demise of Bro.Vincent Lazarus, President of the Central Council of Pune,National Council of India on 3rd December, 2017.
National Presidents from Ibero-American countries met in Quito.
National Presidents from Americas, Spain and Portugal will meet in Quito, from From November 15 to 19, 2017.
The Council General International (CGI) of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SSVP) stands in solidarity with the American people about the terrorism action that killed eight people and left several injured, this week in New York.
It is with sadness and grief that we would like to inform everyone that we lost, on Saturday 30th September, 20 brothers and sisters from the Vincentian Family in Zambia, in a road accident.
On October 14, brother Renato Lima de Oliveira, 16th President General of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, gave to Pope Francis an eight-page document concerning the canonization of the main founder of the SSVP, blessed Frederic Ozanam.