Showing posts from April, 2015

New shows on St. Vincent’s on EWTN


The Society of St. Vincent de Paul and National President Sheila Gilbert, International President Michael Thio and National CEO Dave Barringer will be featured in an upcoming episode of a new Eternal World Television Network series, “The Church Universal.”
The SVdP episode will air on the following dates:

Sunday, March 1      2 p.m. Pacific Standard Time

Tuesday, March 3     2 a.m. Pacific Standard Time

Friday, March 6       7 p.m. Pacific Standard Time

“The Church Universal” features the good news about lay movements and their central role in the new evangelization. Fr. Joseph Mary Wolfe, M.F.V.A, introduces viewers to the varied apostolates and outreach ministries within the Church.

The SDSA E-blast on St. Vincent’s


Birthday Celebration of Bl. Federic Ozanam & St. Vincent de Paul - April 23, 2015

"Let us love God... but let it be with the strength of our arms and the sweat of our brows." - St. Vincent de Paul

Cardinal Manning Center helps former soldier find a new life after living on Skid Row.

Cardinal Manning Center’s Tray Clayton, left, and former CMC client Tony Mardirosian share a special bond. Click here:…/vietnam-vet-from-homeless-ad…/… Photo by R. W. Dellinger.

Angel City-St. Vincent's Fashion Show!

Angel City Brewery in downtown Los Angeles partnered with St. Vincent de Paul to put on three fashion shows last weekend featuring outfits from the Society's Los Angeles thrift store.  Celebrity fashion show curators Mar Yvette, Jessika Kori and Katie Chen coordinated their models to walk the runway.  A great deal of clothing from the thrift store was sold including modeled outfits.  Many attendees of the event also donated clothing to the Society.  Thanks to Angel City Brewery for a great event!

Vargas Family Serves at CMC

Special thanks to Lizette Vargas and the Vargas family for serving a delicious lunch last weekend to the men at the Cardinal Manning Center, on Skid Row in Los Angeles, in honor of Raul Vargas.

Society Supports KOC

Vencentians from Ventura and Los Angeles Counties came to support the Knights of Columbus Public Safety Night honoring public servants April 13, 2015 in Oxnard.

Dodgers Ticket Winners!

Jose and Annie were the happy winners of the Dodgers Sweepstake tickets.  Enjoy the game!

Allen Lund Co. Serves at CMC

Thanks to the Allen Lund Company for serving lunch at St. Vincent's Cardinal Manning Center on Skid Row on April 8, 2015. People from the streets and the men in residence at the CMC greatly appreciated the food and camaraderie.
Circle V Ranch Camp Celebrates 70 Years of Summer Fun at Free Open House on Saturday, May 2, 2015
~Now accepting applications for Summer 2015 Sessions with Camperships (Scholarships) Readily Available
The public is invited to Circle V (Vee) Ranch Camp’s Free Open House on Saturday, May 2, 2015, from 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.  All ages are welcome to attend, enjoy a camp tour, free BBQ lunch, supervised activities and get a taste of Circle V fun. According to Circle V Ranch Camp Director Ray Lopez, “This year marks 70 years of our traditional sleepover summer camp and we especially invite all alumni to celebrate at the open house. I started as a Counselor at Circle V in 1993 and have been Camp Director since 2008. We welcome campers from throughout Southern California. No child is turned away due to lack of funds since we have camperships available. Please be sure to come to the Open House or contact us so we can give your kids a wonderful experience this summer.”
Located across from Cachum…