Category: Recent Updates & Breaking News

non-profit partner

STVCC Joins Taste & Tour Event Celebration as Non-Profit Partner

St. Vincent Catholic Charities will be participating in Eastbrook Homes’ Taste & Tour Event Celebration as a non-profit partner at the Pointe West location in Grand Ledge from September 21 through 24. In lieu of charging admission, guests are asked to donate to the local non-profit event partners, with all donations being matched by Eastbrook….

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chick-fil-a

Lansing Chick-fil-A Locations Offer Free Items in Support of Operation Backpack

Chick-fil-A Okemos and Chick-fil-A Lansing will offer free items to all guests who donate backpacks or school supplies on Monday, August 14 and Tuesday, August 15 in support of Operation Backpack, a back-to-school backpack and school supply drive that provides children served by St. Vincent Catholic Charities with the necessary materials to learn. “We are…

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13th Annual Operation Backpack

Delta Dental Returns as Presenting Sponsor of 14th Annual Operation Backpack Campaign

Delta Dental will return as the presenting sponsor of St. Vincent Catholic Charities’ (STVCC) 14th annual Operation Backpack campaign, a back-to-school backpack and school supply drive to provide children in need with the necessary materials to learn. “One of our core values is community commitment,” Delta Dental Corporate Citizenship Specialist Claire Doroh said. “The Operation…

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car seats

Sparrow Donates 62 Car Seats to Local Families

Sixty-two children will be safer in their parents’ vehicles, thanks to the donation of car seats by Sparrow Hospital, the Graco Foundation and World Wide Safe Kids. Sparrow and World Wide Safe Kids donated 62 car seats to families in need at St. Vincent Catholic Charities through a grant from the Graco Foundation. “Child safety…

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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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adriana trigiani

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

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

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

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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