Society of St. Vincent de Paul

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul at Immaculate Conception Church in Truro, Nova Scotia is a conference of the National Council of Canada for the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul and the Council General of the Society of the Saint Vincent de Paul. We are a group of committed people who serve people in need by espousing the values of the mission and values of the Society:

Mission

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul is an international lay Catholic organization whose mission is:
To live the Gospel message by serving Christ in the poor with love, respect, justice and joy.


Values

The Mission of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul implies that as Vincentians we:
• see Christ in anyone who suffers
• come together as a family
• have personal contact with the poor
• help in all possible ways


What we do

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul at ICC Truro serves people in need by providing in several ways. While we do not provide money, we can help by providing food and home visits. We also support other organizations such as the Colchester Christmas Index program by providing resources and volunteers.

Funding:

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul at ICC Truro receives funding and resources through:
• Donations in the Parish Poor Boxes
• Bequests
• Collection campaigns (furniture, etc)


How to get involved:

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Society, or would like to know more about what we do, or if you would like to make a donation, please contact us at: 1-902-897-0222. A Vincentian will get back to you.

Do you need help?

If you need help, please call us at: 1-902-897-0222.

Links:

Saint Vincent de Paul Society – National Council of Canada

http://www.ssvp.ca/English
Council General of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul

http://en.ssvpglobal.org/