All SSVP Vincentians are welcome to attend the
WESTERN REGION ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY & CONFERENCE
SATURDAYMAY 9TH, 2015
1600, ACADIA DRIVE SE, CALGARY, AB
All Vincentian attendees are eligible for a free raffle to the National AGA in Hamilton, June 24/27 (est. $1,300 value)
THEME: LET US BE AS CHRIST TO ONE ANOTHER
9.30 am Coffee and Registration
10 am Opening Prayer and Spiritual Reflection by Fr. Wilbert Chin Jon, Pastor at St. Bonaventure
10.15am Calgary Diocesan Central Council (CDCC) AGA Statutory Meeting chaired by President, T. Barry
10.45am Coffee Break
11 am Western Region AGA Statutory Meeting, chaired by President, Peter Ouellette of Edmonton
11.30am Address by National President, Jean-Noel Cormier of Ottawa – “Big Picture” update on SSVP
12 noon Hot Lunch
1 pm Develop “Going Forward” plan for material coming from Ozanam Day at St. Michael’s last fall.
Where do we go from here?
1.45pm Coffee Break
2pm Keynote Speaker – Naheed Nenshi, Mayor of Calgary.
Calgary’s plan to eliminate poverty and homelessness
2.30pm Vincentian humorous stories & experiences
3pm Connie MacKenzie CDCC Youth Coordinator.
The impact young Vincentians are having in our community
3.30 pm Barbara Raleigh-Smith, Calgary Diocese Volunteer Screening Coordinator.
Update on volunteer screening and police check policy in the Calgary Diocese
4.15pm Closing Prayer
5pm – 7pm Optional Dinner at local restaurant for interested Vincentians.
To download a .pdf copy of this timetable of events please click SSVP – AGENDA FOR WESTERN REGION AGA MAY 9 2015