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Ozanam Orientation

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Basic training for new Vincentians, refresher training for veteran Vincentians, will be held at St. Kevin Church in Warwick. Register to reserve your seat today!

SVDP Protecting Children

Get Trained & Cleared Today!

All Vincentians must now complete Safe Environment training and pass a background check. The good news is you can do it right now on this website!

Serving in Hope 2018

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Module II of Serving in Hope: “Our Vincentian Spirituality.” This is for veteran Vincentians and satisfies the three-year refresher requirement. Register today!

Vincentian Testimonies

“Why Did You Join the Society?”

 “What Was Your Most Memorable Home Visit?”

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Dr. Raymond Sickinger, long-time Vincentian, published author, and History Department Chair at Providence College will be speaking about his new book on the life of Frederic Ozanam. The presentation is being sponsored by St. Pius V Young Adults and will immediately follow 7:00p.m. Eucharistic Adoration.

The event is open to the public, and there is no charge.

7:00 pm - Eucharistic Adoration
8:00 pm - Dr. Raymond Sickinger’s Talk

Thursday, March 22, 2018
St. Pius V Church
55 Elmhurst Ave.
Providence, RI 02908
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Antoine Frederic Ozanam - Dr. Raymond Sickinger

March 22, 2018, 7:00pm

Dr. Raymond Sickinger, long-time Vincentian, published author, and History Department Chair at Providence College will be speaking about his new book on the life of Frederic Ozanam. The presentation is being sponsored by St. Pius V Young Adults and will immediately follow 7:00p.m. Eucharistic Adoration. The event is open to the public, and there is no charge. 7:00 pm - Eucharistic Adoration 8:00 pm - Dr. Raymond Sickinger’s Talk Thursday, March 22, 2018 St. Pius V Church 55 Elmhurst Ave. Providence, RI 02908

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Ozanam Orientation is the "basic training" of the Society. All new Vincentians are required by the Rule of the Society to attend Orientation within six months of joining us. Established Vincentians may attend Orientation in order to satisfy their three year refresher training.

During Orientation, we cover the history and spirituality of the Society and the wider Vincentian movement, examine the Rule, introduce you to home visits and systemic change, plus a lot more.

This Ozanam Orientation will be offered on Saturday, March 17, 2018
8:30 am to 3:00 pm
St. Kevin Church, 333 Sandy Lane, Warwick.

No Charge. Breakfast and lunch will be served.
Register today at www.svdpri.org to reserve your spot. There is no charge.
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Ozanam Orientation - St. Kevin Church

March 17, 2018, 8:30am - March 17, 2018, 2:00pm

Ozanam Orientation is the "basic training" of the Society. All new Vincentians are required by the Rule of the Society to attend Orientation within six months of joining us. Established Vincentians may attend Orientation in order to satisfy their three year refresher training. During Orientation, we cover the history and spirituality of the Society and the wider Vincentian movement, examine the Rule, introduce you to home visits and systemic change, plus a lot more. This Ozanam Orientation will be offered on Saturday, March 17, 2018 8:30 am to 3:00 pm St. Kevin Church, 333 Sandy Lane, Warwick. No Charge. Breakfast and lunch will be served. Register today at www.svdpri.org to reserve your spot. There is no charge.

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Come join SVDP Rhode Island as URI SNAP Outreach presents a two hour training to teach you and your conference members how to help those you serve navigate SNAP. Learn who qualifies for SNAP, how to help them apply, and more! Space is limited and there is no cost. ... See MoreSee Less

URI SNAP Outreach Training

March 1, 2018, 6:00pm - March 1, 2018, 7:00pm

Come join SVDP Rhode Island as URI SNAP Outreach presents a two hour training to teach you and your conference members how to help those you serve navigate SNAP. Learn who qualifies for SNAP, how to help them apply, and more! Space is limited and there is no cost.

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SVDP Rhode Island shared National Council of the United States Society of St. Vincent de Paul's post. ... See MoreSee Less

Today we honor the feast of Blessed Rosalie Rendu. It was on this day in 1856 that she died. Sr. Rosalie mentored Frederic Ozanam and the founding members of the Society to care for people in poverty in the spirit of St. Vincent de Paul.

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SVDP Rhode Island Disaster Services are spending the day with our partner at American Red Cross Rhode Island for Shelter Training. Be Prepared!!!!! 💁🏼‍♂️😀⛑🌪❄️🌊🌫
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