St Vincent de Paul’s After School Program at the Family Success Center needs your help. Please sign up to help serve meals Kid’s Café and help with homework. Middle and high school students may sign up here http://signup.com/go/BcyKjFt for opportunities beginning September 4. Thank you for making another school year a success!
Archives for 2018
This summer we welcome Brothers Brendan Baran and Bernard Knapke as they spend two months at St. Vincent de Paul. The Brothers are living at St. Rose Priory in Springfield, Kentucky while they train to become Catholic priests and visit our campus two days a week. While on campus they’ve helped in the Food Pantry, […]
We welcome Middle School and High School students to help out with the summer programs at the Family Success Center. Programs will run Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 2:00 pm, June 25th through July 26th. Volunteers will serve meals in the Kid’s Café, engage with the children during free time, and assist in […]
We hosted Coffee with a Cop at the Family Success Center last month. Thanks to all the LMPD officers that came out to answer questions and meet with neighbors. From left, Officer Morrison, Lt. Kessinger, Major Judah, SVDP Families Program Manager Julio Anthony, Officer Rausch, Officer Del Valle.
Volunteers are the heart and soul of St. Vincent de Paul. Our Food Pantry is fully staffed and operated by volunteers. Volunteers serve two meals a day, every day, in our Open Hand Kitchen. Volunteers tutor children in the Family Success Center. Volunteers staff and operate the Clothes Closet on our campus. Volunteers paint walls, […]
What’s better than eating delicious food? Eating delicious food AND supporting a good cause! St. Vincent de Paul has had the good fortune to receive support from many of our local favorites this year in the form of monthly FoodRaisers organized by my fellow AmeriCorps VISTA member, Chris George. So far we have enjoyed traditional […]
St. Vincent de Paul’s Summer Programs for Children and Teens begin June 18 and run through July 27 at our Family Success Center, 1029 S. Preston St., Louisville, KY 40203. Hours for all three SVDP camps are from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm, Monday through Friday. All programs are offered at no cost to participants, […]
Give your congratulations to Ja’Riah, our latest SVDP student of the month! Ja’Riah is one of our fabulous 5th graders at the FSC. She is great student, participates regularly in the after school program, and always has a smile on her face. If Ja’riah could be any animal, she would be a cheetah because they […]
Do you feel like you have trouble focusing? Are you struggling to stay present and engage with your surroundings? Over the past decade or so, adults across the nation have increasingly looked to mindfulness practices, such as yoga and meditation, to ease the strain of modern living. As these practices have entered mainstream culture, they […]
Omari is in the 6th grade. He was chosen for student of the month because his is always ready to help! You don’t have to ask him twice if you need a volunteer, and he always has a smile. He works hard and he is a caring presence in the FSC community. Omari’s […]