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A Bed for Every Child

The Bed for Every Child project was conceived to help alleviate some of the ill effects of poverty on children in the Brant/Brantford community. The goal is to provide a new bed to a child in an underprivileged home who would otherwise not have a bed in which to sleep. These children are currently sleeping … Continue reading “A Bed for Every Child”

“Savings For Success” RESP Project: the Canada Learning Bond

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul’s Savings for Success project aims to empower eligible families to plan for post-secondary education for their children. Our objectives are: to educate families regarding the Canada Learning Bond (up to $2,000 in funding per child for post-secondary education) to provide families with information about setting up a Registered … Continue reading ““Savings For Success” RESP Project: the Canada Learning Bond”

2017 National AGA at Quebec City

This was the first Annual General Assembly (AGA) of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul of Canada attended by Kristine Paul, Store Volunteer Coordinator and Peter Albano, Communications Director and the third such meeting attended by Pat Lenz, President, Particular Council of Brant. A warm Quebec greeting was received from our fellow Quebec City … Continue reading “2017 National AGA at Quebec City”