The SSVP: 185 years old and still growing!

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul is constantly expanding to reach out to the poor in ever more countries...

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Anniversary:

185 years of charity and love alongside those who suffer

Our History

SSVP’s official statement to support life

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The Society of St Vincent de Paul is:

A Catholic lay association

A Catholic lay association

a mission and values

a mission and values

A presence in 153 countries

A presence in 153 countries

Key figures

30 Millions

people helped in the world

800 K

members
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185

years of existence

153

localisations

Development

Local action for sustainable development

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Newsletter

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