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I am pleased to send you the link to the Vincenpaul-Canada newsletter (Vol 4 No. 6  – September 2020), the National Council Edition.

Newsletters for 2020-2021

September : National Council     
October : Social Justice
November: Western Regional Council

The fourth World Day of the Poor will be observed on November 15, 2020. The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul (SSVP) is in a perfect position to promote the World Day of the Poor and to collectively raise the visibility of the SSVP in Canada.

Click on the title for more information and to access the guide, the tools available to you as well as some campaign templates that can be used by your conference, store or outlet.


To assist with upcoming Feast Days planning, National is making available images and associated biography material which can be used on a Facebook page or a web page, to be included in a bulletin, or other communication medium.  Click on title to read more.

We all witnessed on August 4th the massive explosion in central Beirut. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all people affected by this disaster, and those who have lost loved ones. Discussions are underway with the SSVP Lebanon National Council to assess the needs. An international appeal has been initiated to support SSVP Lebanon in their efforts towards housing repairs and food donations. Click on title to read more.

Our President General, brother Renato Lima, sends the following news, all very important to our Society of Saint Vincent de Paul. Please click on title to read more.

Prevention and precaution are in order in this constantly changing situation, even if it may appear to be stabilizing.  It is important to listen to the advice of public health experts. Please click on title to read the National President's message.

Governmental assistance, and understanding employment and unemployment programs. Click on the title for more information.

An update from the National Council of Canada concerning the Covid-19 (Coronavirus 2019).  Click on the title for more information.


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Masks and filters:


Hooded Full Zip Sweatshirt:

SSVP Hoody  SSVP Hoody

Apron and tumber: 

Tablier SSVP / SSVP Apron   Gobelet de voyage / Travel Tumbler


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