News & Media

Read news articles and watch videos all about the new and exciting things happening at Marillac St. Vincent' Family Services in our news and publications section.

Summer Youth Employment at MSV

News // June 24, 2019

Summer Youth Employment at MSV

While summer programs decrease, MSV has committed to increasing its impact on young people. This summer, MSV will employ over 120 teens, ages 14-19, through 5 different programs.

New Birthing Assistance Program

News // June 25, 2019

New Birthing Assistance Program Targets Cook County Inmate Population

Marillac St. Vincent Family Services is proud to be part of a new pilot program bringing doula birthing assistance to pregnant women in the Cook County Jail System.

25 Years of Radical Impact
25 Years of Radical Impact

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25 Years of Radical Impact

For our silver anniversary year of the Fleur de Lis Ball, we have gathered stories from our past and our present to look toward the future for this short film, "25 Years of Radical Impact".

US Senator Dick Durbin Visits MSV
US Senator Dick Durbin Visits MSV

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US Senator Dick Durbin Visits MSV

US Senator Dick Durbin paid a visit to Marillac St. Vincent Family Services program, Project Hope, for a meeting organized by our friends and partners at HealthConnect One.

News

July 1, 2019

Meet our 2019 Summer Youth Mentors

This summer, MSV is employing 18 youth mentors who serve as leaders and role models foe the children in Hope Jr.

May 20, 2019

2019 Jiganti Fund

The selection committee is pleased to announce the spring 2019 award recipients!

May 7, 2019

6 Ways to Lower Your Energy Bill

MSV has compiled a few simple tips to help you use less energy and save money each month.

April 23, 2019

Children's Book Recommendations

We asked our expert teachers and staff members for their favorite children's books. Here is their list of recommendations!

Video Library

The 2018 Beacon of Hope Luncheon

The 2018 Beacon of Hope Luncheon

If you missed this year's Beacon of Hope Luncheon, fear not! Enjoy this highlight reel and catch the best moments from the day.

Take My Hand

Take My Hand

To the outside world, Chicago is defined by headlines about violence and poverty. But contrary to the dark and gloomy news, there is a beacon of light providing hope to those living in marginalized communities.

Marching For Peace in Englewood

Marching For Peace in Englewood

In observance of Good Friday and as a kickoff to the Archdiocese of Chicago's new anti-violence initiative, hundreds of people from across the city came together in a march for peace in the Englewood neighborhood on Friday, April 15, 2017

Breakfast with the Bunny

Breakfast with the Bunny

MSV hosts an annual breakfast and egg hunt for families on the west side. With arts and crafts, activities, and a big easter basket for each family, we've created a very special fun-filled day for kids.

A Tribute to Ersilee Wesley

A Tribute to Ersilee Wesley

The Marillac St. Vincent family reflects on loss of Ms. Ersilee Wesley, who passed away in the Summer of 2016, after a courageous fight against cancer. Ersilee was an incredible educator who impacted hundreds of children and their families over the past 30 years, as a teacher at Marillac House.

A Look Back at Our Family & Youth Center Ribbon Cutting

A Look Back at Our Family & Youth Center Ribbon Cutting

We invite you to look back at highlights from our 2014 groundbreaking ceremony for the new Vince and Pat Foglia Family and Youth Center at Marillac!

Alderman Burnett at MSV

Alderman Burnett at MSV

Alderman Walter Burnett has been interviewing constituents, friends, and community partners for years on his Network 27 program. We were fortunate to be featured on his May 10 episode!

We are Marillac St. Vincent Family Services

We are Marillac St. Vincent Family Services

Get to know Marillac St. Vincent! We've been combating hopelessness with love for over 100 years.

 
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