The annual Mass and dinner for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown was held on Sept. 25 at St. Francis University. Members enjoyed a beautiful liturgy celebrated by Rev. Thaddeus Rettger followed by a reception/silent auction at the JFK Center. Tony Martin, WJAC-TV Meteorologist, kept us entertained and moved the evening […]
The SVDP Annual Mass and Dinner is scheduled for Sunday, September 25 at St. Francis University in Loretto. The event will begin with Mass at 4:00 PM in the Chapel on campus fol-lowed by a reception, silent auction and dinner in the JFK Center. Guest speaker is Fr. Aron, pastor at Our Lady Queen of […]
On Sunday, September 11, 2016 a chicken BBQ and Duck Race will be held at the Johnstown Thrift Store location, 301 Central Ave. BBQ dinners are $10 and Ducks can be purchased for $5 or 5 for $20. Cash prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, 3rd and last places.
The SVDP Youth Golf Outing at Park Hills June 18 raised $5,000.00 for the Youth Ministry. The funds will help support the upcoming ‘Back to School Back Pack’ project which will supply elementary students with brand new school supplies for the upcoming school year. Anyone wishing to help out can send contributions to SVDP Youth […]
SVDP National Held the annual Eastern Region meeting on June 4th and many attended. Lots of wonderful topics were discussed and there was great comradery.
June 11, 2016 Highmark is hosting its Walk for a Healthy Community in Johnstown. SVDP is participating. We want to thank all who have donated thus far with the following Sponsors Gold Sponsors – Ameriserv Financial Johnstown and Svdp Johnstown Thrift Store who donated $1,000.00. Silver Sponsors – JPT Architects Johnstown, Mr. Jerry Baxter, Knights of […]
On May 20, 2016, the Johnstown High School Key Club sponsored their 7th Annual Empty Bowl Event. Funds raised are divided between 3 Johnstown service programs including our Food for Families program. For more photos see our Events page.
The SVDP Youth Ministry Golf Outing will be on Sat. June 18 at Park Hills. Looking for individual golfers and foursomes. All funds benefit our Youth Ministry. Download Player Registration (Word Doc)
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul will again take part in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community June 11 in Johnstown. All funds raised will benefit the Society’s Food for Families Program in Cambria County. Please feel free to pass this information along to anyone you think may be willing to donate or […]