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May 15, 2023
Marillac St. Vincent Welcomes New CEO Michael Chitwood

The Marillac St. Vincent Family Services has appointed Michael Chitwood as their new Chief Executive Officer and they extend a warm welcome to him.

Giving Tuesday 2022
Giving Tuesday 2022

Tramaine Martin – Director of Outreach for MSV- discusses the increase in Food Pantry participants over the last year. Listen to how you can help address this critical need.

May 22, 2022
You can do big things: West Side career fair hopes to change narrative for young Black life

CHICAGO (WLS) -- They're hoping the change the narrative on young Black life by showing students of color in a positive light. It's all a part of this year's career fair, sponsored by Marillac St. Vincent Family Services.

May 21, 2022
Career day event for youth held on West Side

CHICAGO — A career day event for young people was held on the West Side Saturday with a simple message: “You can be anything you want to be.”

December 22, 2021
Santa Mike: Celebrating Over 50 Years with Marillac St. Vincent

Mike Sturch, better known around Marillac St. Vincent as “Santa Mike,” began working with the St. Vincent DePaul Center by distributing toys to children in 1970. Now, 51 years later, the arrival of Santa Mike is a highly anticipated event for both children and staff.

December 22, 2021
Thank You to the Marillac High School Alumnae Association for its Holiday Gifts!

The MHS Alumnae Association adopted all 86 children in the Marillac Social Center School-Age Program for Christmas this year. Through the generous support of the alumnae, the association was able to donate gifts and toys for all the kids based on their wish lists.

December 22, 2021
Peter Beale-DelVecchio’s Holiday Letter to the Marillac St. Vincent Community

I can’t say thank you enough to the incredible Marillac St. Vincent team. I’m truly humbled by and beyond appreciative of your relentless commitment to your work and genuine caring for each other and the children, families and seniors that we serve.

December 21, 2021
Another Successful Christmas Store – Thanks to YOU!

The Christmas Store is a 60+ year tradition mainly serving the communities supported by our Marillac Social Center in East Garfield Park. We have been so fortunate and are extremely grateful for the donations and thousands of toys received over the years for the children in our programs.

December 21, 2021
Thank You for Supporting Marillac St. Vincent’s 2021 Giving Tuesday Campaign

Giving Tuesday was a major success this year for Marillac St. Vincent Family Services. We raised more than $15,000 in support of the Wellness Closets at our Lincoln Park and East Garfield Park locations.

December 21, 2021
What the Build Back Better Framework Will Mean for the Children and Families of Illinois: A Conversation with Marillac St. Vincent CEO Peter Beale-DelVecchio

MSV CEO Peter Beale-DelVecchio spoke with Fox News Chicago on the impact of the BBB Framework. See the interview along with the main highlights of the bill as it relates to the MSV Community and Children and Families of Illinois.

December 20, 2021
A Highlight of December Associate Board Events at Marillac St. Vincent

Our Associate Board is back in full swing this year. They have been busy raising funds for the organization particularly over the last several weeks. Read about our recent Virtual Wine Tasting and our Ugly Christmas Sweater Guest Bartending.

December 20, 2021
4 Reasons to Donate Your Stocks to Marillac St. Vincent

In 2021, many people in our community benefited from the record performance of their investments like stocks and bonds. However, the appreciated value of stocks can be a burden if you choose to sell, since you will incur taxes. At this time of year, we ask you to consider donating appreciated stock to support the children, families and seniors in our care.

October 27, 2021
DePaul University: 2021 Outstanding Community Partner Award

We were excited to provide the 2021 Outstanding Community Partner Award to DePaul University at this year’s 14th Annual Beacon of Hope Luncheon. For over two decades, DePaul University and Marillac St. Vincent Family Services have used our collective Vincentian spirit of service to make a difference for Chicago’s neediest.

October 27, 2021
Ken O’Keefe: 20+ Years of Service with Marillac St. Vincent

In honor of Ken O’Keefe’s recent award for Crain’s 2021 Notable Nonprofit Board Leaders, we sat down for a virtual Q&A session to learn more about his 20+ years with Marillac St. Vincent.

July 29, 2021
St. Vincent Summer Carnival

This July, the St. Vincent de Paul Center hosted a carnival for all school-age children.

April 16, 2021
The Continuity of Care

Marillac St. Vincent provides the highest quality care for all clients and we strive to follow models of care and service recommended by experts and backed by research. Read on to find out about MSV's Continuity of Care model employed in all Birth - Three classrooms.

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