accreditation

STVCC Achieves National Accreditation

St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) has achieved national accreditation through the New York-based Council on Accreditation (COA). Organizations pursue accreditation to demonstrate the implementation of best practice standards in the field of human services. All aspects of STVCC’s programs, services, management and administration were evaluated. “The renewal of our COA accreditation publicly certifies the high…

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Bestselling Author Adriana Trigiani’s Appearance to Benefit STVCC

Bestselling author and film maker Adriana Trigiani will be making an appearance to discuss her new book “Kiss Carlo” from 7 – 9 p.m, on Wednesday, June 28 at the Kellogg Center, 219 Harrison Road, East Lansing, MI 48823. All proceeds of the event will go to St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC). “The STVCC Children’s…

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St. Casimir Parish, STVCC to Unveil Peace Pole

St. Casimir Parish and St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) will unveil a Peace Pole at 11 a.m. Friday, June 23, in the courtyard garden at St. Casimir, 815 Sparrow Ave., Lansing, MI. “Refugees are one of the most vulnerable groups of people in our community,” said Fr. Bill Lugger, pastor at St. Casimir. “Our parish…

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refugee

2017 World Refugee Awareness Week

St. Vincent Catholic Charities is proud to announce the events that will be part of the 2017 World Refugee Awareness Week. Saturday, June 17 Location: Hawk Island Park, 1601 E. Cavanaugh St., Lansing, MI Registration: Begins at 7:30 a.m. Race Start Time: 9:00 a.m. Registration: www.runsignup.com/WelcomingTheStranger5k To celebrate World Refugee Day, St. Vincent Catholic Charities…

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ITEC TechTransport Bus to Visit Children’s Home

The ITEC TechTransport bus will visit the St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) Children’s Home on Monday, June 12 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The visit is funded through a $25,000 donation from Delta Dental, allowing the bus to visit STVCC for the day. Delta Dental also funded visits to Fairview and Reo elementary schools…

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LAFCU Sponsors St. Vincent Catholic Charities Spring Into Giving Campaign

LAFCU will continue to serve as the title sponsor for the fourth annual Spring Into Giving campaign, St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) announced today. The household needs drive will run from April 1 to April 30, with a focus on collecting items that will assist children and families in need. “We are very excited to…

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STVCC Affirms Support to Refugees

St. Vincent Catholic Charities affirmed its commitment to refugees and to welcome the stranger through their refugee resettlement program today despite actions taken by the new administration. “We are disheartened by today’s actions that severely alter the refugee resettlement process in the United States,” said Andrea Seyka, CEO of St. Vincent Catholic Charities.  “The U.S….

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34th annual community thank you open house

34th Annual Community Thank You Open House

Sponsored by Michigan State University Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU), St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) will be hosting their 34th annual Community Thank You Open House on Friday, December 2 from 6:30 – 10 a.m. at the STVCC Children’s Home gymnasium located at 2828 W. Willow St., Lansing, MI 48917. Free and open to the public,…

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Empty Nesters Make a Difference

What comes after parents’ hard work pays off and children are finally prepared to leave the nest? Growing up and achieving independence can be nerve-wracking for young adults, but it also can leave parents with a void. This is a time when many “Empty Nesters” struggle for the first time in years with the question…

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STVCC Receives Michigan Health Endowment Fund

St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) announces it has received a $70,000 health grant from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund (MHEF). These funds will support their Refugee Health Access program. This program provides access to medical assistance and advice to incoming refugees. For approximately eighteen years, STVCC has provided refugees with access to health care. This takes the…

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