Night Shelter Participant: “I Feel Like We Can Still Make It”
Categories: Author: SVdP staff Date: Wednesday, October 30 2013
The Interfaith Night Shelter is all little Jasper Lyn has ever known. Her family has been homeless since July and got into the program just two days before she was born. Mother Karrie and dad DeWayne are grateful for a warm, safe place to shelter their children until they can find permanent housing.
See What’s Cookin’ at the Newly Remodeled Eugene Service Station
The Eugene Service Station just wrapped up a remodel that will help us better serve the homeless men and women of Eugene. Please join us Wednesday, October 30 to celebrate more space, more cooking capacity, and more opportunities to do good.
SLO Brings Out The Love For First Place Family Center
There wasn’t a still toe in the Hilton ballroom or hallway Oct. 23 as Satin Love Orchestra drew friends of First Place Family Center to the dance floor to celebrate an evening of outasight generosity. Titled “A Moment In Time,” the annual dinner and auction raised funds crucial to assisting homeless families with children who rely on First Place for the basics as they work to regain stability.
“We came to support St. Vinnie’s,” said Ron Faunce who, with wife Barbara, were successful bidders on a colorful sled that will be a gift to their 1-year-old grandbabies. “It’s a great way to give back.”
Home Show Guru: You Never Know What You’ll Find In Our Room
Just how does St. Vinnie’s fill an entire room with previously unseen goodies for a Home and Garden Show like the one coming up Oct. 11-13 at the Lane County Fairgrounds? Find out and whet your appetite for the good stuff you'll find in our room at the north end of the Lane Events Center during the Lane County Fall Home and Garden Show.
The Zombies are Coming! The Zombies are Coming!
Stores Author: SVdP staff Date: Tuesday, October 1 2013
It's no joke - zombies are coming to St. Vinnie's Division store on October 12. Not real zombies, of course, but folks practicing for the Thrill the World global dance event on October 26. Their goal? Draw attention to the fact that St. Vinnie's is a great place for zombie gear and everything else you need for Halloween.