Members of the Mère Térésa Conference, Moncton NB, brought assistance and comfort to victims of the Acadian Peninsula. They filled a family van with foodstuffs and traveled to 3 villages to help 5 families with a total of 17 children. The SSVP National Emergency Relief Committee sent funds to cover costs.
The International Council General of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SSVP - CGI), is launching a literary contest entitled ‘The First Conference’ to highlight the life of its First President General to whom this year is dedicated. Please click on title to read more.
The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul is a lay Catholic organization whose mission is: To live the Gospel message by serving Christ in the poor with love, respect, justice and joy. The Mission of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul implies that as Vincentians, we see Christ in anyone who suffers, come together as a family, have personal contact with the poor and help in all possible ways