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Media contact: Paul Neville, 541-743-7121


Help Create Housing For Our Homeless Youth

Author: Paul Neville
Date: Tuesday, November 14 2017

The goal: To get at-risk kids through high school. St. Vincent de Paul is in the process of aquiring and rehabilitating the former Cascade Presbyterian Church building at 3350 Willamette St. in Eugene. It will house 13 homeless teens, ages 16-18, on the condition they stay in school.

CBT Nuggets to donate $2 million for second SVDP Youth House

Categories: Email Newsletter, Homeless Aid, Volunteers
Date: Monday, November 6 2017

CBT Nuggets, a Eugene-based online IT education company, on Monday has announced a $2-million donation to the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County (SVDP) for the development of a facility that will provide up to two years of free housing and casework to homeless teen boys with the aim of helping them graduate from high school and preparing them for next stages of adult life. The announcement came Monday at the Eugene-based company’s headquarters at 1550 Valley River Drive.

Share Your Good Fortune Via Holiday Joy

Categories: Email Newsletter, Housing, Volunteers
Date: Friday, October 27 2017

What's your holiday status? If you've got all you need and would prefer to share, take part in St. Vinnie's Holiday Joy Program. It matches people who can give with individuals and families who can't because they are low-income, have a disability, or are elderly and on a limited fixed income. This year, will your joy money go to someone who's expecting it, or to someone for whom it will fall from the sky like, well starshine? That's Holiday Joy.

Sign Up Between Nov. 13 and Dec. 15!

Categories: Email Newsletter, Food, Stores, Volunteers
Date: Thursday, October 26 2017

The holidays ring of warmth and plenty, but in reality many households lack the makings of a traditional meal, and some don't have nutritious food for the kids during school vacation. If that brings an individual or family to mind, or even describes you, get ye to the Lindholm Service Center at 456 Hwy 99N for your Holiday Food Box ticket. You have until the close of business on Dec. 15.

Legendary Dan Luby Has Raised “The Barr”

Categories: Email Newsletter, Events, Volunteers
Date: Wednesday, September 27 2017

St. Vincent de Paul’s annual golf tournament was headed for 16 years by its founder Bill Barr who raised thousands of dollars on behalf of the children in SVDP affordable housing. When Bill died unexpectedly three months after the 2015 event, a stunned SVDP staff and Golf Committee wondered how to fill the void.

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