Costume Ideas for a Thrifty Halloween

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Halloween Costume Ideas for Thrifters
Despite the spooky fun of the Halloween season, it can be stressful when you can’t think of a costume. Or, if you have a costume in mind, you might not want to spend loads of money preparing an outfit you might only wear once. That’s where thrifting saves the day! It’s a unique opportunity to …

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Serving St. Vincent de Paul

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Cooking with the Saints and SVdPLA
Nourish your body and soul with these French potato cakes from the Cooking with the Saints Cookbook in celebration of St. Vincent de Paul on his feast day, September 27. Maui Ruiz and Mary Lopez, Vincentian Volunteers from the Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Los Angeles, prepared these French potato cakes in honor …

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Job Opening – Case Manager

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St. Vincent de Paul of Los Angeles Hiring Case Manager
HELP MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN OUR COMMUNITY!  Please join the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Los Angeles Council in its mission to serve those in need. We currently have an opening for a Case Manager in our Social Services Department at the Cardinal Manning Center.  The Cardinal Manning Center is a 65-bed homeless shelter …

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Feast Day of Blessed Frederic Ozanam

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The Feast Day of Blessed Frederic Ozanam
Today, September 9, 2019, members of SVdPLA celebrated the Feast Day of the founder of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Blessed Frederic Ozanam. He founded the Society in 1833 in Paris, France to challenge the poverty he saw in the streets. Frederic organized the first “Conference of Charity” to help the poor of …

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Chris Sariego’s Last Day

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Chris Sariego's Last Day at SVdPLA!
On Wednesday, September 5, 2019, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul celebrated Chris Sariego’s last day. Chris worked as SVdPLA’s PR & Marketing Director for seven years and has moved on to a job as Director of PR & Marketing at another nonprofit in Hollywood. He says to reach out to him on LinkedIn …

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