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    Society of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul

    30 million poor people served in the world

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    Society of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul

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VI SSVP Ibero-American Meeting
14 November 2017 CGI news Communiqués

VI SSVP Ibero-American Meeting

National Presidents from Americas, Spain and Portugal will meet in Quito, from From November 15 to 19, 2017.

[communiqué] Cyclists attack in New York, USA
02 November 2017 CGI news Communiqués

[communiqué] Cyclists attack in New York, USA

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.

President General gives Pope a report on the canonization of Ozanam
24 October 2017 CGI news Communiqués

President General gives Pope a report on the canonization of Ozanam

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.

Juan Manuel Buergo, new National President of the SSVP Spain
12 October 2017 CGI news Communiqués

Juan Manuel Buergo, new National President of the SSVP Spain

The new National President of Spain, Juan Manuel Buergo Gómez, member of the Conference ‘San Isidro’, in Madrid, took office of his service position at the head of the Spanish Vincentians on 30 September 2017

7 days of mourning declared by the President General
02 October 2017 CGI news Communiqués

7 days of mourning declared by the President General

It is with sadness and grief that we would like to inform everyone that we lost, as of today, 19 brothers and sisters from the Vincentian Family in Zambia, in a road accident

CGI Board members meet in Paris
14 September 2017 CGI news Communiqués

CGI Board members meet in Paris

On September 8th to 9th, the quarterly CGI’s Board meeting held in Paris, revisiting what has been done in the past year and celebrating the Feast of blessed Frederic Ozanam.

LITERARY CONTEST “The First Conference” WINNERS
12 September 2017 CGI news Communiqués

LITERARY CONTEST “The First Conference” WINNERS

As publicized on 09 September 2017, after the thanksgiving Mass for the Feast Day of Blessed Frederick Ozanam directly at his tomb, the International Council General of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, headed by its 16th President General, Bro. Renato Lima de Oliveira, announced the winners of the Literary Contest “the First Conference”