Good to know: 2,400 kids headed for school, equipped and affirmed by an endlessly generous community. The majority of those backpacks were delivered in four eventful hours, as small groups of parents, grandparents and kids stepped out of a long line and into SVdP’s Atkinson Food Room to make their selections.
Red Carpet Premiere Helps First Place Family Center
Categories: Author: Date: Sunday, September 13 2015
What's on your calendar for October 22? Plant a carrot there. Jot down AMIT for A Moment In Time: A Red Carpet Premiere set for 5 p.m. at Studio 5, on Chad Drive behind the Chambers complex. You and your guest (Or tableful of guests!) will enjoy an evening of dining, bidding and dancing, all for the sake of First Place Family Center and homeless families with children.
Check out these fall fashions from Envia, a sustainable styles project of St. Vincent de Paul. Unfit fits perfectly in this melding of jeans, scarves, fabric scraps, ties, ribbon and other materials that would otherwise have been discarded.
Public officials, funders and SVdP volunteers braved the construction landscape to celebrate the start of Alona Place, long-awaited affordable housing for Junction City. When Alona opens in Fall 2016, the site’s historic black oak will be a focal point of an attractive neighborhood situated between the high school/district office complex and High Pass Rd.