SVDP ALTOONA PANTRY LOSES A SPECIAL LEADER
The Society's Altoona Assumption Chapel Food Pantry has lost one of it leaders and long time worker. Mr. Tom Strunk passed away Friday night. Tom served the Society and the Pantry for many years.
Our condolences are offered to his wife Kathy and their family. We ask that you keep all of them in your prayers.
SVDP ALTOONA THRIFT STORE REOPENS
After a few days closed to reorganize and bring in a new manager the Society's Altoona Thrift Store at 2223-8th Ave. reopened Monday, March 3. Please stop in to shop, donate or volunteer. Our profits allow us to help needy families in the Altoona area with financial assistance.
HOURS: MONDAY THRU THURSDAY 9:00AM-3:00PM and SATURDAY 9:00AM-2:00PM
ST. BENEDICT'S SVDP YOUTH CONFERENCE RAISED OVER $3400.00 THROUGH THEIR 'EMPTY BOWL' PROJECT. STUDENTS PAINTED CERAMIC SOUP BOWLS, FILLED THEM WITH A CAN OF SOUP AND SOLD THEM FOR $10 APIECE. THE FUNDS PRESENTED TO EXECUITVE DIRECTOR SONNY CONSIGLIO WILL BENEFIT THE SOCIETY'S JOHNSTOWN FOOD FOR FAMILIES PROGRAM.
"FEED THE NEED WITH WINE EVENT a GREAT SUCCESS
The Society thanks the sponsors of its first annual wine tasting event Saturday February 15, 2014 at UPJ's Living and Learning Center.
Wineries, art vendors, food, music even a photo booth helped make the event memorable.
FIRST SUMMIT BANK
SVDP DIOCESAN AND JOHNSTOWN COUNCILS
SVDP NANTY GLO THRIFT STORE
SVDP HOLY NAME CONFERENCE
JOYCE AND MARTY RADOVANIC
SVDP Most Holy Trinity Conference in Huntingdon was recently presented with a Certificate of Aggregation from the International Council of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. Presenting the Certificate to Conference President Dorothy Baron, Pastor Fr. David Arseneault and Conference members is Diocesan President Vince Johnson.
WOLF FURNITURE JOHNSTOWN PRESENTS $500 CHECK TO ST. VINCENT DE PAUL. PRESENTING CHECK TO EXECUTVE DIRECTOR SONNY CONSILGLIO (CENTER) ARE TONY BELSKEY (L) AND DAVE TOMKO (R)
KIA MAKES DONATION TO JOHNSTOWN KITCHEN
Johnstown KIA dealership donated a Dodge Caravan to the SVDP Family Kitchen in Johnstown. Ryan Clemente presents Kitchen manager Greg Karcher with the keys. Many thanks to everyone at KIA!!!!
SVDP YOUTH CONFERENCE HOLDS "EMPTY BOWL" FUNDRIASER
For $10 you can get a decorated bowl painted by students at St. Benedict Catholic School in Geistown filled with a can of soup and help feed the hungry in Johnstown at the same time. If interested in purchasing a bowl can 814-539-4627.
Bishop Mark Celebrates Mass at SVDP Annual gathering at St. Francis University. For more photos click on Events and Activities.
PHASE TWO OF JOHNSTOWN KITCHENRENOVATION COMPLETED
FOR MORE PHHOTOS CLICK ON FAMILY KITCHENS
to St. Vincent dePaul Johnstown and Altoona Diocese