13th Annual Operation Backpack

STVCC Announces 13th Annual Operation Backpack

St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) is pleased to announce the 13th annual Operation Backpack, a back-to-school backpack and school supply drive to provide children in need with the necessary materials to learn. This year, with Delta Dental as the presenting sponsor and the addition of Capital Area District Libraries, Operation Backpack hopes to provide 1,000…

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St. Vincent Catholic Charities Elects New Members to Board of Directors

St. Vincent Catholic Charities, a nonprofit dedicated to human services in mid-Michigan, has elected three new members to their Board of Directors:   Anthony Klisch, CMA: Controller at Granger III and Associates, Inc. Klisch has served the Greater Lansing area as a staff member of Granger III and Associates, Inc., for nearly 30 years. Klisch…

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peace pole

Lansing City Hall Unveils Peace Pole

On Friday, June 24, at 11:00 a.m., Lansing City Hall and St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) will unveil a Peace Pole on the Lansing City Hall campus, 124 W Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI. The Peace Pole represents a spirit of unity for Lansing’s immigrants, refugees and U.S. born community members, featuring the message “May Peace…

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spirit of giving

Spirit of Giving Takes Hold at Farm Bureau Insurance to Benefit Children’s Home

On Thursday, April 7 the spirit of giving inspired a team of Farm Bureau Insurance staff members to visit St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) to donate 340 rolls of colored duct tape in various sizes and colors to the STVCC Children’s Home.  Duct tape is used by the residents of the Children’s Home to make bouquets of…

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spring into giving campaign

St. Vincent Catholic Charities Announces LAFCU As New Title Sponsor for Spring Into Giving Campaign

St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) proudly presents LAFCU as its new title sponsor for the third annual Spring Into Giving campaign. Taking place from March 21 to April 30, this donation drive focuses on collecting household items that will assist children and families in need that STVCC serves. “We are extremely pleased to partner with…

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Caretaker Support Group

The Firecracker Foundation & St. Vincent Catholic Charities presents The Caretaker Support Group

The Firecracker Foundation and St. Vincent Catholic Charities is proud to announce the new Caretaker Support Group for the parents and guardians of children who have survived sexual trauma. Biweekly sessions will be offered on Tuesday evenings for eights week, beginning September 15 from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM at St. Vincent Catholic Charities, located…

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New Counseling Program Seasons

St. Vincent Catholic Charities Begins New Counseling Program for Families with a Serious Illness

St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) is proud to announce the introduction of Seasons: Supporting Families Through Serious Illness, a new counseling program which provides assistance and support to individuals navigating the journey of a family member’s illness, including support groups to assist in the coping and healing process. “A serious illness impacts an entire family,…

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13th Annual Operation Backpack

Operation Backpack Giveaway Event Scheduled for Children of St. Vincent Catholic Charities

St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) will be hosting the annual Operation Backpack giveaway rally in the STVCC Children’s Home gymnasium on Tuesday, August 25 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  At the rally, residents of the STVCC Children’s Home will listen to inspirational speakers, and then will select a donated backpack complete with supplies for…

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Running For Home

While walking with her young mentee at St. Vincent Catholic Charities’ Children’s Home, it became clear to Ann Crane that more mentors were desperately needed. It was simply not fair that some of the children had mentors and others did not. “That is when I had the idea … I figured that the work that I…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Dave Herring

Dave Herring has volunteered with STVCC in many roles; as a Board Member, Refugee Family Mentor, and a Mentor at STVCC Children’s Home.  When talking to Dave about what he would like to share of his volunteer experience, he gave us a letter he had written to his friends.  It is so moving; we wanted…

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