Tag: St Vincent de Paul

Racking up the hours so the money flows

- 5 March 2020 3

Vinnies conference member Pat Mangelsdorf. Former principal Pat Man­gelsdorf has clocked up more than 100 interviews and put in 10-12 hour days since bushfires ravaged ... Read More

Newstart should be increased for ALL recipients: Vinnies

Catholic Voice- 20 August 2019 0

St Vincent de Paul National Council CEO Toby O'Connor has reiterated the Society’s support for a $75 across the board increase for all Newstart recipients. Read More

Vinnies targeting the pain of poverty this winter

Catholic Voice- 14 May 2019 1

As we head into winter, it's sobering to know that right now, 1 in 4 Australians are feeling lonely each week and 1 in 8 ... Read More

Dog’s life making life better at Samaritan House

Catholic Voice- 7 May 2019 4

Residents of Vinnies crisis accommodation, Samaritan House, are enjoying the comfort and joy a dog brings with the introduction of puppies to the House. Read More

Vinnies helping on the ground one year after Tathra Bushfire

Catholic Voice- 29 March 2019 1

The St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn has been supporting local residents in the year since a bushfire devastated the coastal town of Tathra. Read More

Boorowa boy praised for a bottler of an initiative

- 4 March 2019 2

In 2018 John Bromham wanted to raise funds for the St. Vincent DePaul Society, via Mini Vinnies at St. Joseph’s School Boorowa. Read More

Federal Government cuts Vinnies emergency relief funding by 25%

Catholic Voice- 21 December 2018 1

Vinnies Canberra/Goulburn has been advised that funding for Financial Crisis and Material Aid will be cut by 25% per year between 2020 and 2023. Read More