Category: Recent Updates & Breaking News

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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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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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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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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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Sentinel Knights Riders Against Child Abuse Visit Children’s Home

The St. Vincent Catholic Charities (STVCC) Children’s Home prepares to welcome the Sentinel Knights Riders Against Child Abuse on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. to give a presentation on the dangers of bullying and child abuse. This local biker club has bonded together to speak out against child abuse and bullying across the…

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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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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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