Read all about the exciting things happening at Marillac and St. Vincent's in our news and publications section for 2010.
Learn More >>>Featured Article in Streetwise about St. Vincent de Paul Sun. 01/24/2010
This year marks the 400th anniversary of St. Vincent de Paul and the social service movement he began and continues to inspire today. Streetwise wrote an article in their December issue about the lasting impact of the spirit of St. Vincent de Paul in Chicago today.
Learn More >>>Disney on IceFri. 08/24/2012
Disney on Ice Presents Disney-Pixar's Toy Story 3 has partnered with St. Vincent de Paul Center to benefit our Pre-Kindergarten program.
Learn More >>>Santa Mike in the Sun-TimesWed. 12/22/2010
Mike Sturch, affectionately known as "Santa Mike," was featured in a Chicago Sun-Times article by columnist Mark Brown, detailing his kind spirit and generosity to the children, families, seniors and outreach clients at St. Vincent de Paul Center over the years.
Learn More >>>NAEYC AccreditationTue. 12/07/2010
Our Early Childhood Development Program has earned accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) – the nation’s leading organization of early childhood professionals.
Learn More >>>Santa MikeSun. 12/09/2012
On Friday, December 10, 2010, we celebrated the 40th year anniversary of Santa Mike’s Holiday Party beginning at 2:00 p.m. Santa Mike and Friends gave a present to each of the 430 children, ages 3 months to 13 years, at the Center.
Learn More >>>Homeless Outreach LuncheonWed. 11/24/2010
On November 13th, St. Vincent de Paul Center hosted the annual Homeless Outreach Event. Guests received thermal under-wear, coats, hats, gloves and toiletries to help them get ready for winter. Healthcare providers, housing agen-cies and job training facilitators were on hand to assist the guests with social service needs. Attendees were also served a traditional Thanksgiving meal.
Learn More >>>October E-NewsletterMon. 10/25/2010
Marillac Social Center and St. Vincent de Paul Center have created a joint October newsletter to share the impact of two Centers with one mission. As our two sister organizations collaborate more and more, we wanted to share success stories and news with friends of both Centers, and how our shared mission can make a big change in all of Chicago.
Learn More >>>Volunteer SpotlightTue. 08/17/2010
Longtime volunteers Lenore Haske and Mary Quinn retired from their time at the Nearly New Thrift Store this August after a combined 37 years volunteering. Both women worked behind the scenes: sorting, organizing and filling the shelves with donated items.
Learn More >>>Summer 2010 NewsletterMon. 07/12/2010
Marillac Social Center and St. Vincent de Paul Center have created a joint newsletter this year to share the impact of two Centers with one mission. As our two sister organizations collaborate more and more, we wanted to share success stories and news with friends of both Centers, and how our shared mission can make a big change in all of Chicago.