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We are pleased to announce that the registration for the 49th Annual Assembly - Annual National Formation (ANF) of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul’s National Council of Canada is now open. Click on the title for more information.

Our 2020 Annual National Formation assembly (ANF) and the statutory meeting will take place in Calgary on June 25-27, 2020. This is a wonderful opportunity to increase our knowledge of various topics related to the work of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul. Click on the title for more information.

For the fourth year in a row, our colleague Renato Lima De Oliveira, 16th General President of the society of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul, has published the circular letter through which he addresses directly to all colleagues in the world, Offering each topic of reflection. Click on the title to access the circular letter online.

The bushfires continue to ravage parts of Australia with thousands of people and millions of animals continuing to be in danger, being displaced, and requiring assistance.  Claire Victory, National President, SSVP Australia,  issued a statement with a call for assistance.Click on title to read more.

The Christmas Story as Home Visits

- This story begins when the angel Gabriel announces to Mary that she will be the mother of Jesus, the Son of God. Immediately, without hesitation, she embarks on a journey to visit her cousin Elizabeth, already in her 3rd trimester, to provide her with some much-needed assistance. Imagine this being a person-to-person home visit.  Click on title to read more.

The 2019 Annual Report forms are now available on the National Council website :  https://www.ssvp.ca/annual-reports

We ask that all regional, central and particular council presidents as well as conference presidents forward the newsletter to all their treasurers.

The reports and guides have been...

The International Confederation President is taking suggestions regarding the 2020 Circular Letter.  Please click on the title to read more.

Council General International new edition of the online magazine Ozanam Network is now available. Please click on title to read more.

Renato Lima De Oliveira, International General President of the SSVP will have a Question & Answer session on Facebook. Click on title for more information.

Congratulations to Jean-Noël Cormier who received the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers. Passion, dedication and a commitment to community are the driving forces behind the volunteers who receive this medal. Click on title for more.

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New items available in the catalog!

Hooded Full Zip Sweatshirt:

SSVP Hoody  SSVP Hoody

Apron and tumber: 

Tablier SSVP / SSVP Apron   Gobelet de voyage / Travel Tumbler

Books:

Antoine Frédéric Ozanam by Raymond L. Sickinger            Turn Everything to Love

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