Blessed Frederic Ozanam's 200th birthday mass and reception was celebrated Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at the Society's Los Angeles thrift store at 8:00 a.m. 60 people attended the mass, including Vincentians, shoppers and store and council employees. At the end of the mass, participants sang "Happy Birthday" to Frederic while his cake was held up. A fun reception was held afterword in the thrift store. Happy 200th birthday Blessed Frederic! Let us follow your example of drawing closer to God by drawing closer to the poor.
Friday, April 26, 2013
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Photo: Priests and participants in the CIMA mass overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Society executive director David Fields third from the right. KCAL 9 news anchor Sylvia Lopez far right.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of Los Angeles is the subject of a Spanish-language article in El Clasificado: http://articulos.elclasificado.com/tu-comunidad/servicios-comunitarios/una-esperanza-para-los-necesitados/
Friday, April 5, 2013
The Society of St. Vincent De Paul, Council of Los Angeles' Board President Claire Padama and her homeless friend Ed made the front page of the paper with a full color photo. Copies were placed on every doorstep in Los Feliz and Silver Lake last weekend. Additional copies may be picked up at the Los Feliz Library. The article is also available online at http://www.losfelizledger.com/
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