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From the CEO – December 2019 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From the CEO – December 2019

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians, Peace be with you, your families, and your loved ones. A classic song suggests that we are about to enter the “most wonderful time of the year”. We just paused to celebrate Thanksgiving. And Christmas…

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An Update from Nancy – December 2019 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – December 2019

Dear Fellow Vincentians, The Holidays are upon us.  As you and your family begin your preparation for the celebration of Christmas and the New Year, please reflect on the goodness that God has brought to you. Many of us are…

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Retail Conference Connection – November 2019 1900 1079 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

Retail Conference Connection – November 2019

Hello Vincentians! I trust everyone is enjoying the fall weather and gearing up for what winter will likely have in store for us. I can hardly believe the holidays are right around the corner! As a whole, the retail operations…

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Michigan Energy Assistance Program (MEAP) – November 2019 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

Michigan Energy Assistance Program (MEAP) – November 2019

As we enter our 2019/2020 grant year of utility assistance, I would like to close out the previous grant year by sharing some successes of the 2018/2019 Energy Assistance Program (EAP).  According to the MEAP final report provided to the…

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Conference Connection – November Spiritual Reflection 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

Conference Connection – November Spiritual Reflection

“I will bless the Lord at all times. His praise shall always be on my lips! (Psalm 34:1) As Catholic Christians who pray this psalm frequently, it is especially wonderful during November. What events pop into your mind during November?…

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An Update from Nancy – November 2019 1200 800 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – November 2019

Dear fellow Vincentians, As the weather grows colder and wetter, there is less opportunity to enjoy the sunshine and outdoor activities. We all know that as the darkness of the day grows longer, dreary days are upon us. Our moods…

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Vincentians in Action 800 800 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

Vincentians in Action

I have attended three  National Assemblies. This past one in Colorado proved to be the most fulfilling. This assembly made such an impression because I experienced the power of youth. Recently, I received the position of the Mideast Region Representative…

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An Update from Nancy – October 2019 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – October 2019

As the newly elected Archdiocesan Council President, I extend a huge HELLO to all of you. Our Council is 145 conferences strong.  What an amazing number of Vincentians serving our neighbors in need.  I am so lucky to have this…

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Camp Update 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

Camp Update

Dear Vincentian Camp Contact/Enroller/Conference President, Hello!  As we close out our 96th summer we truly appreciate your continued support of our camping program.  We are very grateful for all that you do and know we couldn’t do it without you!…

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Conference Connection – Growing Pains 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

Conference Connection – Growing Pains

At a time when the beautiful colors of Autumn show us nature’s radiance before the changes of “letting go”, we Vincentians begin a new fiscal year and other new ventures that could bring some “growing plains!”  That’s a good thing!…

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