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JOIN US SATURDAY!

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PLANS FOR THIS WEEKEND?

WALK FOR THE POOR!

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ST. VINCENT DE PAUL FEAST DAY & GENERAL MEETING INVITATION

Vincentian Fathers and Brothers: Vincentian Vocation Discover Fire

SAVE THE DATE...

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TOASTMASTERS CLUB AT SOCIETY

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The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Toastmaster's Club, which meets monthly at the council administrative offices, was officially inaugurated today. The club is to help all club members, staff and conference-based, grow to be better public speakers.

SOCIETY IN IMMIGRATION REFORM PROCESSION

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DAVID GARCIA GUEST OF GOLETA CONFERENCE & ROTARY

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Photo: Saint Raphael's Conference past president Donald Aubrey; his spouse, current conference president Lucille Aubrey; and Society deputy executive director David Garcia. 

The Society's deputy executive director David Garcia visited Saint Raphael's Conference in Goleta, California, August 27, 2013. Garcia chatted with conference president Lucille Aubrey and her husband Donald, the former Santa Barbara district president of the Society, and the first president of Saint Raphael's Conference.  St. Raphael's Catholic Church in Goleta has had a Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of Los Angeles conference of charity since 2001, when the Aubreys founded it.

"We mostly do home visits," said Don. "We are fortunate to have a beautiful office given us by the parish," said Lucille, "where we meet with many of our 'clients'."  Garcia and the Aubreys visited the Rotary Club of Goleta meeting at the Glen Annie Golf Course that evenin…

BABY SHOWER FOR KATTI FIGUEROA

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Photo: Katti Figueroa opens presents at her baby shower.

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of Los Angeles' Vincentian Services staff threw a baby shower for Vincentian Services support person Katti Figueroa at lunchtime September 4, 2013. Both male and female staff attended the shower, playing games and enjoying a tamale lunch. All council departments participated in purchasing presents for Figueroa and her baby - predicted to be a girl. Figueroa is due to give birth at any moment. Please keep her in your prayers for a safe and healthy delivery.