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St Vincent De Paul

Our Most Wasted Resource: Our Capacity for Good

Patricia M. Bombard, BVM, D.Min. | Posted 12.08.2014 | Education
Patricia M. Bombard, BVM, D.Min.

If we are to reverse the trend of violence and environmental destruction on our planet, we need many, many more such people. It's time for a Manhattan Project focused on our most wasted resource: our capacity for good.

What Would St. Vincent de Paul Do?

Thomas Worcester | Posted 11.27.2012 | Religion
Thomas Worcester

In the midst of a bitterly fought election campaign, on issues such as wealth and poverty and "entitlement" reform, American Catholics and other Christians may wonder where to turn for guidance. One outstanding guide is Vincent de Paul, a saint whose feast day is today.

WATCH: Detroit Moms Relive Prom For Charity Fundraiser

AP | MIKE HOUSEHOLDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

CANTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Like most prom dresses, Michelle Salamon's got stashed in a closet after the big night. The white floor-length gown she...

Zafen: New Interest-Free Microloan Initiative Launched for Haiti

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Haiti provides fertile ground for economic experiments. Its people are ready and willing, and when the right program hits, everyone will benefit. Zafe...

Summer Camp Makes A Difference For Homeless Baltimore Children

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

For 100 homeless children in Baltimore, summer is looking brighter thanks to the local nonprofit organization St. Vincent de Paul. Kicking off this we...

Summer Camp Changes Lives. Sponsor a Child to Circle V Ranch.

Diana Bianchini | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Diana Bianchini

Summertime is just around the corner and so is summer camp for many lucky children. I was one of the lucky ones. I went to camp. I made friends, sang ...