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

From the CEO – November 2020

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians: Peace be with you. I sincerely hope that you remain safe and are doing as well as possible during this on-going, dreadful health crisis. Be assured, you are in my prayers; and I ask that you…

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

An Update from Nancy – November 2020

Dear Vincentians, We come from all walks of life, ready to give of ourselves to those in need.  Some of us have a deep spiritual core, others are struggling to find it. It’s amazing to hear of someone who has…

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

From the CEO – October 2020

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians: Peace be with you. As we enter our eighth month of dealing with the dreadful Covid-19, I hope that you continue to remain safe and are doing as well as possible under the circumstances. Last weekend, we…

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From Sister Noreen – October 2020 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From Sister Noreen – October 2020

Summer’s growth and colors are slowly leaving, and our environment is shivering with the changing season. And though, what we see and feel from Mother Nature will be quite different in the coming months, we are thankful to have made…

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

An Update from Nancy – October 2020

Dear Vincentians, The recent passing of a long time Vincentian, Larry Fredendall, has led to significant reflection on the life of such a good man. A funeral was held for him the day before the feast day of St. Vincent…

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From Sister Noreen – September 2020 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From Sister Noreen – September 2020

Vincentians know well the teaching given by Jesus in the gospel proclaimed in our liturgy this coming Sunday, September 6. It is part of the Opening Prayer in our Vincentian meetings: “Where two or three are gathered together in my name,…

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DTE Donates $1M to Improve Access to Sustainable Energy Assistance Services 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

DTE Donates $1M to Improve Access to Sustainable Energy Assistance Services

St. Vincent de Paul – Detroit was awarded a $1M donation by DTE Energy to improve access to sustainable energy assistance services.  This restricted donation can be leveraged against MEAP funds to provide additional money and flexibility for households above…

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

From the CEO – September 2020

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians, Peace be with you. I pray daily that each of you, my family and friends, our talented, dedicated staff, and all those who support our organization and mission remain safe and do as well as possible during…

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

An Update from Nancy – September 2020

Dear Vincentians, We are still waiting for the onslaught of calls to our help lines from those neighbors facing eviction and utility shutoffs. Federal dollars have come through to assist those in need and primarily given to Social services groups,…

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A Letter From Your Servant Leaders: What This Moment Means to Me… 695 695 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

A Letter From Your Servant Leaders: What This Moment Means to Me…

These are difficult times for our neighborhoods, cities, nation, and the world at large. I have felt and continue to feel exhausted, while at the same time extremely energized. As a person of color, I cannot aptly put into words…

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