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September 20, 2016

UPDATED. AGENDA ATTACHED Calgary Vincentians. 2016 Blessed Ozanam Day is: September 24, 2016 St. Michaels Parish has kindly agreed to host the 2016 Blessed Frederic Ozanam Day. *UPDATE*  Please click on the below links to view the 2016 Ozanam day celebration details and the location of St. Michaels Parish. Ozanam Day 2016   ST. MICHAELS is… Read More ›

Calgary Mayor lauds Vincentians’ work

Calgary’s Vincentians merit praise for the good work they do among this city’s low-income families, said Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi during his keynote address at the Western Regional Annual General Assembly held at St. Bonaventure Church on May 9. “I was surprised by how much the mayor knew about St. Vincent de Paul Society and… Read More ›


All SSVP Vincentians are welcome to attend the WESTERN REGION ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY & CONFERENCE SATURDAYMAY 9TH, 2015 BONAVENTURE CHURCH 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  … Read More ›

Christmas in Calgary

Thank You to all volunteers this Christmas season 2014. Thousands of Christmas Hampers were delivered all across Calgary. Thanks to the SSVP Parish Conference at St. Bonaventure in Calgary for providing this video, providing a glimpse into the great efforts from everyone who help make Christmas a time of giving.    

Vincentians part of a larger effort to aid foreign workers

Reprinted with permission. By Joy Gregory Joy Cohen is not an impatient woman. But she is persistent. So when her attempt to contact St. Vincent de Paul’s central office in Calgary yielded a phone number that wasn’t being answered, Cohen took a deep breath, thought about a group of Temporary Foreign Workers (TFWs) who desperately needed… Read More ›

Matthew 25:35

For I was hungry, and you gave me to eat; I was thirsty, and you gave me to drink; I was a stranger, and you took me in: