Why does God Let this Happen?
August 1 2020
It’s becoming a long, long summer.
It is heart wrenching to hear of suffering and death caused by the pandemic. Some of it is close to home and some far away, but it’s all right there on television and in the media. On a bad day, one might be tempted to ask God, “Why?” “Why is this pandemic hurting so many innocent people?”...
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A Canadian View: Justice for All
July 26, 2020
Poverty and racism have always been intertwined. If we do not include address both, it will be difficult to realize any positive results that may finally lead to Justice For All.
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June 13, 2020
The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul provides service to the poor and marginalized. We serve all people in need regardless of creed, ethnic, social background, health, gender, or political opinions. Vincentians will defend equality between people.

People across Canada and around the world are grieving, saddened and angry because systemic anti-black racism continues to live in Canada and around the world. Black Lives Matter!

We must stand united and committed to being the voice of any form of racism. Take action that demonstrates our sincere belief that every man, woman and child is equal. Let us also demonstrate by our words and actions to all people of colour that we stand with them and respect their right to basic human dignity and equal rights. Peace.
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Speak Up: Our Leaders are Listening
June 12, 2020
During these extraordinary times, problems with our approaches to healthcare, social assistance and economic development have been highlighted and accentuated. Our neighbours in need are most often the members of our community that bear the brunt of these deficiencies. Our leaders and policy makers are especially sensitive and open at this time to consider the changes our society requires.
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Message from our National Council
July 4, 2020
...It is my honour and privilege to serve with you during this time of pandemic, in a world struggling with the effects of COVID-19. What a blessing to see how Vincentians are finding innovative ways to continue helping, while protecting their health and the health of the persons and families we serve....
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Dear Brothers and Sisters,
August 1, 2020
Please share this monthly news with all Vincentians.
Topics:
Spiritual Matters; Annual Fall Meeting and Reminders; Brown Bag Believers; Social Justice; Strategic Plan; Youth; National Council; International;
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On the Street 2020 – Year of Covid 19 – Sunday June 28, 2020
Jul 18, 2020
Our SSVP Youth Conference St. Louise de Marillac in London Ontario has participated in our 4th annual On the Street program, corner of Horton Street and Wellington Road. This year with Covid restrictions happening we had to have in place protective measures to keep our friends and our volunteers safe and healthy...

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North of 60 - Summer 2020 News
May 27, 2020
I hope you and your family are well in spite of these uncertain times. North of 60 has been greatly affected by COVID-19. The closures of schools and parishes has eradicated the gathering of food items and funds. This year, our local sites have needed to purchase food we would normally have received as a donation....

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Society of Saint Vincent de Paul 2019 Highlights
May 20, 2020
We would like to share some highlights from this year’s Annual Reporting process.
The Ontario Regional Council has 5,443 reported members throughout its 5 Central Councils, 36 Particular Councils, and 323 Conferences.

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