International Women’s Day has occurred for well over a century. It’s a day when women are recognized for their achievements. The theme for this year’s day focuses on women in leadership.  At the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP), we know about women in leadership. In the 1830’s in France, Blessed Rosalie Rendu offered…

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Responding with Mercy & Compassion in a time of Crisis COVID-19 has brought new challenges into the lives of our neighbors who reach out to us every day of the year. Thanks to people like you who give what they can, St. Vincent de Paul of Seattle|King County (SVdP) brings help and hope to the…

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The St. Vincent de Paul Centro Rendu program began in Kent in the fall of 2013. We began with an adult education center for the Hispanic community. The program has expanded, grown and evolved into a multi-faceted community outreach entity. It has become a mainstay in helping people in the South King County community. As part…

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Centro Rendu, a culturally and linguistically appropriate Latino outreach program led by St. Vincent de Paul of Seattle | King County, was recently awarded a grant of $4,500 from IME (Institute for Mexican living in the Exterior) through the Consulate of Mexico in Seattle. St. Vincent de Paul was one of three organizations in the…

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We would like to recognize the tireless efforts of Centro Rendu to help build the emerging Kent Education and Equity Partnership (otherwise known as ‘KEEP’). Centro Rendu and its KEEP partners are committed to establishing a school-community model involving students and their families that can be replicated in different communities across the country. This partnership…

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