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The first conference of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul in Canada was founded on November 12, 1846, coming to life at the cathedral, in the city of Québec. Ever since, the Society has continued to expand across the country and today, we are present from coast to coast. In spite of parish closures and amalgamations, the number of our conferences is increasing and we continue recruit new volunteers... Click on title to read more.

Dear Vincentians,

As you all know, Hurricane Matthew hit the southwestern peninsula of Haiti on Thursday October 6 2016, taking close to 1000 lives and hundreds of people are reported missing or injured. Destruction of habitats and infrastructures...  Click on title to read more.

This summer, three regional presidents began their mandate: Linda Dollard, President of the Ontario Regional Council; Michel Olivier, President of the Quebec Regional Council; and Parnell Kelly, President of the Atlantic Regional Council.

We welcome them to the Board of Directors of the National...

The very first Founders Awards trophy being given to Jason Hunt for his valuable contributions to the International Youth Commission of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul awarded by Karl Michael Hila, International Vice President for Youth, and Julien Spiewak, Secretary General, on the 3rd day of...

We invite you to look at this one page document, briefly describing the book: BOOK

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The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul has a new President General International: Renato Lima de Oliveira has been elected, during the General Assembly in Roma, on Sunday June 5th.

Renato Lima, 45-years old, has been a member since 1986. He has held various posts within the Society, including posts on...

April 25 2016

REMINDER – REGISTRATION – AGA 2016, VANCOUVER BC

Registration fees are $275 until April 30th, 2016.
From May 1st, 2016, registration fees will be $300. 

To register, please go to: www.ssvp.ca/GeneralAssembly/Registration

 

12:50 April 15. The train to Ottawa leaves Montreal Central Station. Outside, a splendid day and a new departure! Pierre Hubert, President of the Ottawa Central Council will be at the destination to greet me, like other volunteers along the way. In the Vincentian skyline the generosity of spirit and...

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