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From the CEO – April 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From the CEO – April 2020

Dear Sister & Brother Vincentians, Peace be with you. To date, this year’s Lenten pilgrimage has been particularly challenging; and it appears very unlikely that we will return to normal anytime soon*. The corona virus pandemic and how it has…

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An Update from Nancy – April 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – April 2020

Dear Fellow Vincentians, This article is written on March 23, 2020.  As information is time sensitive, please consider the date if there are more changes by date of publishing. The World has stopped as we have known it. We are…

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

Conference Connection – Spiritual Connection

In a conversation with his pastor, a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society asked, “Father, where are the ‘good’ poor?” The pastor was shocked that a Vincentian would even ask this question, and I don’t know how the…

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An Update from Nancy – March 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – March 2020

Dear Vincentians, In the past few months, I’ve attended some of the District Council Meetings to learn about the various ways Vincentians help our Neighbors and the differences and similarities among Districts. My plan is to attend all of the…

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From the CEO – March 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From the CEO – March 2020

Dear Sister & Brother Vincentians, Peace be with you. I hope that you are successfully getting through another Michigan Winter. Our Council serves hundreds of thousands of people a year. We run a business with an eight figure annual operating…

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An Update from Nancy – February 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – February 2020

Dear Fellow Vincentians, It’s February, it’s cold, and it seems like a long way to go for the arrival of Spring and warm weather. For those of us who remain in Michigan rather than going South for warmth, we may…

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From the CEO – February 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From the CEO – February 2020

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians: Peace be with you.  Last year was another incredibly busy and successful year! Before setting sights on 2020, which, if we pull together, promises to be an even better year, I offer the following review…

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From the CEO – January 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From the CEO – January 2020

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians: Peace be with you. I sincerely hope that you had a safe, healthy, enjoyable, and blessed Christmas holiday. Welcome to a new year! Our Council made great strides in 2019 thanks to a team effort.…

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An Update from Nancy – January 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – January 2020

Dear Fellow Vincentians, Here’s to a Blessed and Happy New Year for everyone. The SVdPD Archdiocesan Council has great plans for the New Year, some just a dream and some in the planning stage.  I want to speak to you…

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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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