Georgia Lehman, administrative assistant for Johnstown’s Food for Families program submitted a grant to The Lee Initiative Health and Wellness Endowment. During the review process The Lee Health and Wellness Endowment focuses on the projects that have the greatest possible impact on improving the health and well-being of individuals in our area. Thanks to Georgia, Food for Families […]
Barbara’s Hallmark in Richland, PA held their Gift for Giving Campaign over the 2017 Thanksgiving weekend. Assistant Manager, Jennifer Kaltreider (left) presented a check for $960 to Georgia Lehman who accepted the check on behalf of the SVDP Food for Families Kitchen in Johnstown, PA.
The Pirates Charities Care-a-Van is a charity that features players, coaches and front office employees making a difference in the community. On December 6 Jameson Taillon, Max Moroff, Nick Kingham, Jacob Stallings, Jeff Branson, and Jordan Comadena, from the Pirates charity, stopped by at the Altoona Curve PNG field to deliver much needed supplies for the Community Gardens. Along with […]
SATURDAY, NOV 18, 2017– 9:00 am to Noon “Souper” Fundraiser SVDP Soup Kitchen, Altoona
On Tuesday October 17 shop at Boscov’s (9AM to 11 PM) and receive 25% off with a shopping pass. The pass is $5 and every pass sold by SVDP benefits the Society. Also register to win prizes including a $500 shopping spree. Call us at 943-1981 for information on purchasing a shopping pass.
The 9th Annual SVDP Golf Outing was held Thursday June 8, 2017 at Park Hills Country Club in Altoona. Thank you to our Gold Sponsor, Sheetz Inc and our corporate sponsors, M & T Bank, Young, Oakes & Brown Co., the SVDP Diocesan Council and Ameriserv, and over 20 tee sponsors for making the event […]
The 2017 Highmark Walk held Saturday May 20 in Johnstown was a great success for our Food for Families Program in Cambria County. With the help of Team SVDP, Team Ameriserv, Team Divine Mercy and many donors across the diocese we raised a record amount to help fight hunger. We surpassed our goal of $12,500.00 […]
THE SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL WILL HOLD ITS ANNUAL MASS, RECEPTION, DINNER AND SILENT AUCTION SUNDAY OCTOBER 15, 2017 AT ST. FRANCIS UNIVERSITY IN LORETTO. THE SOCIETY IS CELEBRATING 400 YEARS OF VINCENTIAN CHARISM AND YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN US. MASS WILL BE CELEBRATED AT 4:00PM IN THE CHAPEL ON CAMPUS AND […]
Attached you will find a letter and a team roster form for your use for the May 20, 2017 Walk for a Healthy Community. Your involvement will help the Society’s Food for Families program in Johnstown/Cambria County fight hunger. Please consider a donation to help us reach our goal of $12,500.00. Even better, please consider […]
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 […]