• How to be an ACE op shop donor!

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    This summer the St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn is ready for the surge of donations that usually comes after Christmas as households start to clear out items and get ready for the New Year. Each year after...

  • Supporting refugees in Canberra/Goulburn

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    The St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn has a long history of helping migrants and refugees. Our Caritas Christi Conference is dedicated to helping asylum seekers and refugees through their ten members. In the...

  • Vinnies calls for housing to be a human right

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    The St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn is calling upon all candidates for the upcoming ACT election to commit to the amendment of the Human Rights Act 2004 to include the right to adequate housing, as outlined...

  • Help warm the Canberra Community

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    In the lead up to the annual Winter Festival, the National Portrait Gallery and the St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn are asking the Canberra community to pick up their knitting needles and crochet hooks to...

  • CEOs Slept Out!

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    On Thursday 24 June 105 Canberra CEOs raised over $378,000 for the 2016 Vinnies CEO Sleepout. Participants battled to keep dry and warm at Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre. But despite the cold, wet...

  • Volunteers Celebrated for National Volunteer Week!

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    On Wednesday 11 May, the Society celebrated volunteers and members by putting on a Thank You event at St Clare’s College. This provided an opportunity for our volunteers and members in Canberra to get together and...

  • 2016 Vinnies Winter Appeal - Rethink Homelessness.

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    The month of May marks the start of the Vinnies Winter Appeal and this year the Society is aiming to raise over $300,000 to meet the increased demand for our services during the colder months. According to the 2011...

  • Time to register for the 2016 Vinnies CEO Sleepout

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    An anticipated 150 of the region’s business leaders will roll out their sleeping bags at Questacon, the National Science and Technology Centre this June for the 2016 Vinnies CEO Sleepout. The Director of Questacon,...