Team SVDP Next Gen EVENT SVDP Rhode Island Friends of the Poor Walk When: October 1st, 2017 Where: Garden City Center, Cranston, RI 02920 Mass 9:30 am | Registration 10 am | Kick Off 11 am Join Our Team Register to Walk Donate Register as a Walker or Register a Team! Gather some friends, family, or classmates […]
#Harvey survivors are in desperate need of toiletries! We are running toiletry drives to help! Below is a list of items we specifically need. These kits will be delivered directly to those survivors in Texas via our boots on the ground from SVDP-USA Disaster Services. You can drop them off at SVDP Rhode Island. $10 can fill ONE full adult kit […]
View Article in the Rhode Island Catholic Posted: Thursday, July 13, 2017 12:00 am BY RICK SNIZEK, EXECUTIVE EDITOR NEWPORT — While the works of service performed by the students and young adults of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Rhode Island’s Next Gen program may be known locally, the group of volunteers is about to receive national, and even […]
Next Gen member, Kat Brissette, is using her artistic talent to provide an opportunity for people to join her in taking a step towards ending childhood poverty – specifically, child homelessness. CLICK HERE to read her story. SVDP Rhode Island is “ending poverty through systemic change” Kat Brissette, a member of NextGen and the St. Mark Church Conference of […]
Necessities for Neighbors is an initiative of SVDP Rhode Island and it’s Next Gen youth and young adult program. SVDP RI is dedicated to helping those in need with food and direct assistance. The purpose of this program is to engage youth and young adults in their community. Click Here for more information!
A group of Next Gen Members gathered for a fun day and learned how it is like first hand living in poverty through a Simulation Workshop. 2016 April Break Poverty Simulation On Friday, April 22, members of our Next Gen took part in a day-long Poverty Simulation program at St. Mark’s Church in Cranston. Taking time out of their April Break, […]
Next Gen and SVDP Rhode Island have received some pretty awesome press over the past few weeks! To read about our involvement in the 2015 National Assembly of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, click here. In addition, make sure to check out our new promo video, here! Like what you see? Make sure to share with your friends! Also, if you’re not […]