Categories: Author: SVdP staff Date: Tuesday, September 30 2014
Local musicians will pay tribute to the music of John Lennon from his days with the Beatles as well as his solo career in an October 11 benefit for the Egan Warming Center (EWC). Between Nov. 15 and March 31, the EWC shelters hundreds of homeless adults who would otherwise weather temperatures of 29 degrees or below. The concert will be at Cozmic, beginning at 7 p.m. A donation of $10-$20 per person is suggested. The concert will be at Cozmic, beginning at 7 p.m. A donation of $10-$20 per person is suggested.
Grand Opening The Dalles
Categories: Author: Date: Tuesday, September 30 2014
After an extended campout by set-up staff from Lane County, St. Vinnie’s opened in the Dalles Sept. 25, continuing a long tradition of social enterprise and extending a lifeline that will help sustain emergency services provided by St. Vincent de Paul, The Dalles. Over nearly two months this summer the facility was expanded, reconfigured, redecorated and stocked with the stuff of St. Vinnie's success: Affordable clothing, housewares, furniture, appliances, books and the all-important treasures.
If you love and/or rely upon a dog, you already know dogs sometimes do the work of angels. You'll hear more on the topic at the Angel Dinner, honoring the volunteers, donors and business partners of St. Vinnie's. It's Thursday, Oct. 2 at 5:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Parish hall. Don't "Duck out" on us! Call Judy at 541-743-7136 or...
Climb Aboard The Fashion Train
Categories: Author: SVdP staff Date: Monday, September 22 2014
No matter what your style: Eclectic, vintage, current or a little on the wild side, you're on the right track when you shop St. Vinnie's Oak Street Store.
Summertime… and the livin’ is easy. Well, easier maybe, but we’re thinking of the cold weather ahead, the challenges it creates for homeless families, and how our winter gala, “A Moment In Time,” will help. Sponsors, donations of good wine, and silent auction items are needed! Will you take time to help?