Friday, November 20, 2009

Thanksgiving Assistance Still Needed; Please Help Us Help Others


Two local Society of St. Vincent de Paul Conferences (groups of year-round volunteers called ‘Vincentians’) are still in need of Thanksgiving donations to help feed homeless, disadvantaged and working-poor families and individuals. Help Us Help Others!

COMPTON

Society of St. Vincent de Paul’s Our Lady of Victory (519 E. Palmer St)


Food Baskets – Frozen turkeys, carrots, celery, stuffing mix, cranberry sauce, vegetables, four, sugar, butter and fruit for 30 families.
Financial Gifts – Monetary donations to help purchase the needed food.
Financial gifts – earmarked ‘Thanksgiving 2009’ – can be mailed to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Our Lady of Victory Conference, 519 E. Palmer St., Compton, CA 90221. Donations also can be dropped off at the above address after 9:30 a.m., November 19-23. Information: 310-631-3233.

VENTURA

Society of St. Vincent de Paul’s Our Lady of the Assumption Conference (3175 Telegraph Rd)


Food Baskets – Non-perishable items for 120 families.
Financial Gifts – Monetary donations to help purchase the needed food.
Financial gifts – earmarked ‘Thanksgiving 2009’ – can be mailed to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Our Lady of the Assumption Conference, 3175 Telegraph Rd., Ventura, CA 93003. Donations also can be dropped off at the above address from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday-Friday, and 9 a.m. to Noon, Saturday, until November 22. Information: 805-642-7966 (please call first).

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