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Meet the new Executive Director of the VSO!

Fr. Gregory Semeniuk, C.M. has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the VSO. Read about Fr. Gregory and more VSO news in our latest bulletin: http://cmglobal.org/vso-en/files/2007/01/VSO-Bulletin-March-2017-English.pdf

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VSO Annual Report for 2015–A testimony of love in action!

The VSO Annual Report for 2015 is now available.  See the many projects carried out by our confreres working in developing regions and generously supported by collaborating funding agencies and donors: VSO Annual Report 2015    

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Our hearts and prayers are joined with our Nigerian confreres

Please join us in mourning our Nigerian Province’s loss of six seminarians who recently died in a tragic accident. We share more about this story, and how our Nigerian confreres so deeply exemplify the Vincentian charism, in our latest VSO Bulletin: VSO March 2016 Bulletin    

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Too much water or too little? See our confreres at work!

Check out the latest VSO Bulletin and read about projects of our confreres in Nigeria, India and Tanzania: VSO Bulletin December 2015  

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New works in the Ukraine and a new staff member at the VSO

Check out the VSO Bulletin for October 2015 and read about new works in the Ukraine and our new staff member!   VSO Bulletin October 2015    

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We have met the goal of the Vincentian Endowment Challenge!

Our Superior General, Fr. Gregory Gay, C.M., has good news about the Vincentian Endowment Challenge (Patrimony Fund Project). Read Fr. Gregory’s comments here:VSO Bulletin June 2015

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The Vincentian Marian Youth: a beneficiary of the Patrimony Fund Project

The Vincentian Marian Youth (VMY) is a worldwide association directed by our Superior General. Yasmine Cajuste serves as VMY International President. Yasmine shares reflections on her experience of the VMY in our March 2015 Bulletin.  VSO Bulletin March 2015-English

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Vincentian Endowment Challenge reaches $4 million!

Including contributions pledged for the end of 2014, the Vincentian Endowment Challenge has reached the $4 million USD mark!  Counting the matching funds from the private foundation that offered our Congregation the challenge grant, this means we have now raised $8 million for the Patrimony Fund … Continue reading

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There’s a new VSO Bulletin out!

In our latest bulletin, you can learn about our Province in Slovakia, which is a beneficiary of the Vincentian Endowment Challenge (Patrimony Fund Project), and its mission to the Garifuna people in Honduras.  There’s also a story about our chapel … Continue reading

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Walking for peace in Belém, Brazil

The people of the Parish of São Raimundo Nonato, a work of our Province of Fortaleza located in the capital city of Belém in Pará State in Brazil, have been facing high levels of violence in their neighborhoods for some time.  … Continue reading

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