For A Moment, It Was Huge!

For A Moment, It Was Huge!

SVdP case manager Sonja Spencer, left, starred in the success story shared by her Connections client, Cherie. Had the stalwart Wheeler Pavilion sprung a leak on Nov. 22, St. Vincent de Paul would have been well prepared with dozens of bright umbrellas poised overhead....
Our 2019 Bill Barr First-Class Golf Classic

Our 2019 Bill Barr First-Class Golf Classic

“An above-Barr reunion” describes the 20th anniversary Bill Barr Golf Classic that brought old friends and new to a beloved venue for golf and to help families in SVdP housing. Thirty-two foursomes took part in morning or afternoon flights, taking time between to...
Party In the Park Celebrates SVdP Volunteers

Party In the Park Celebrates SVdP Volunteers

We did our best to show it on June 21 at Alton Baker Park, and about 150 turned out to see how we did. Following a full afternoon of games, live music, prizes and food, no one went away feeling unappreciated. Whether it’s visiting the homes of people who ask for...
Paella! Feast Your Eyes

Paella! Feast Your Eyes

Where but here can there be TWO paella fundraisers on the same day and enough volunteer paella chefs to cook for both? On behalf of the families with children that utilize First Place Family Center, the Night Shelter, and the First Place Kids Early Childhood Program,...