2014 Annual Meeting
This years Annual Meeting, held on Sunday January 26th, 2014, Featured Speaker: Jodi Pfarr from the Bridges out of Poverty Program.
Drive & Remember Car Show
90th Anniversary of Camp
Join us celebrate the 90th anniversary of St. Vincent de Paul's Camp Ozanam & Camp Stapleton on Saturday, July 13th. Bring your entire family to explore the grounds with fellow alumni, Vincentians & Campers! Click here to learn more.
Hole in One!
Glen Williams, 46 of Fenton Michigan won $10,000 at the 22nd Annual SVdP Golf Outing at Oakland University’s R&S Sharf course. Wilson stated that he felt “lucky” as he approached the tee on the 165 yard hole #14. It was Williams' first ball and first swing of the day that earned him the hole in one, much to his surprise! “Pure luck, unbelievable,” said Williams. “I didn't believe it until they pulled the ball out of the hole, I thought they were kidding. However, with all the fun, I believe the hole in one is nothing compared to sending those kids to camp that means more than anything we do on the golf course.” The St. Vincent de Paul golf outing raised over $65,000 dollars to send children to Camp Ozanam, which is celebrating 90 years of providing a safe fun camp experience on the shores of Lake Huron to children in need.
22nd Annual Golf Classic, Dinner and Auction
Join us for the 22nd Annual St. Vincent de Paul Golf Classic, Monday, June 17th at R & S Sharf Golf Course at Oakland University. Click here to learn more information and reserve your playing spot today!
21st Annual Golf Classic, Dinner and Auction
On June 18th supporters of the Society's Camp Ozanam joined together for a day of golf atr SVdP's 21st Annual Memorial Golf Classic at Forest Lake Country Club in Bloomfield Hills, MI. The successful event garnered participation from over 130 golfers and an additional 30 guests for "dinner only." The Society is especially thankful for the support of our Major Sponsors - Employees Only and Oakland MRI.
The event raised over $80,000 to help children attend Camp Ozanam! Thanks to golf outing supporters, over 160 children will attend Camp Ozanam for one week!l
24th Annual Awards Banquet: Building Bridges Together
On March 25th, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul honored long serving Vincentians, employees and the Chance for Life Organization with awards at the 24th Annual Banquet. The banquet was held at the San Marino Club in Troy, MI and was attended by over 200 guests. There was also a special performance from the Detroit Children's Choir. SVdP would like to thank our Event Sponsor - Mt. Elliott Cemetery Association and our Corporate Sponsor - Michigan Industrial Controls.
For every "Like" between now and April 25th, Mt. Elliott Cemetery Association will donate $1 to SVdP. Follow this link to participate.
St. Vincent de Paul would like to thank those businesses and organizations that participated in the 2011 Bundle Up Michigan Coat Drive: Office Express, First Catholic Credit Union, Accretive Solutions and Flame Heating, Cooling, Plumbing and Electrical - helped SVdP collect nearly 500 coats to help keep our neighbors in need warm this winter. In addition, Office Express also matched financial contributions made by their customers! On behalf of the people we serve, THANK YOU!
(left) Mike Carr, Owner - Office Express (right) Sommer Brock,
Flame Furnace Employees
5th Annual More for the Poor Telethon
This year's telethon raised nearly $135,000 for SVdP. This event is the largest combined fundraising and marketing effort for the Archdiocesan Council.
The event could not have been possible without the support of nearly 120 volunteers throughout the day. Thank you to all who served on the telethon planning committee and to WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 for making it all possible.
Check out Channel 7's promotional coverage of the event by following this link.
A special thank you goes to our sponsors: Sisters of St. Joseph of Nazareth and First Catholic Credit Union.
Matchan Nutrition Center Celebrates 27 Years of Service
The Matchan Nutrition Center celebrated 27 years by hosting its Annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner on the Auburn Hills campus of Baker College to honor those individuals and organizations who volunteer their time preparing the meals, those organizations which donate much needed food and to all financial donors who contribute funds which allow Matchan to “pay the bills”.
Matchan Nutrition Center began serving our neighbors on May 14, 1984 operating out of the
4th Annual Friends of the Poor ® Walk
World Youth Day 2011
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