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#St Vincent de Paul

# st-vincent-de-paul - Thursday 6 December, 2012

SVP expects 100,000 requests for assistance before Christmas
# Charity
# Charity

SVP expects 100,000 requests for assistance before Christmas

Dec 6th 2012, 4:56 PM 4,118 Views 13 Comments

St Vincent De Paul said it is worried yesterday’s budget will put added pressure on the charity during the festive season.

# st-vincent-de-paul - Thursday 29 November, 2012

GAA voted Ireland’s greatest ever force for social change
# Social Change
# Social Change

GAA voted Ireland’s greatest ever force for social change

Nov 29th 2012, 6:45 AM 6,052 Views 66 Comments

The GAA beat both St Vincent de Paul and Mary McAleese to be named as the most responsible for social change in Ireland, in a survey commissioned by Social Entrepreneurs Ireland.

# st-vincent-de-paul - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Explainer: What are the rules that govern legal moneylenders?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: What are the rules that govern legal moneylenders?

Nov 3rd 2012, 7:45 AM 5,690 Views 11 Comments

With Halloween now behind us, Christmas has become the focus of many. While the holiday can bring joy to many, it can be a time of huge financial pressure for others.

# st-vincent-de-paul - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Interview: Stories like the 'corn flakes family' are true - SVP president
# St Vincent De Paul
# St Vincent De Paul

Interview: Stories like the 'corn flakes family' are true - SVP president

Oct 27th 2012, 8:00 AM 6,760 Views 28 Comments

The national president of Ireland’s largest voluntary, charitable organisation tells TheJournal.ie about the increase in demand for services and the rebirth of Ireland’s community spirit. Listen to the full interview…

# st-vincent-de-paul - Monday 23 July, 2012

Post-mortem due after Irishman Paraic Casey dies during Channel swim
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# RIP

Post-mortem due after Irishman Paraic Casey dies during Channel swim

Jul 23rd 2012, 7:25 AM 8,438 Views 7 Comments

The 45-year-old was raising funds for charity when he fell ill during his swim yesterday morning.

# st-vincent-de-paul - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Mary McAleese prepares for the end of her presidency
# Mary McAleese
# Mary McAleese

Mary McAleese prepares for the end of her presidency

Nov 10th 2011, 7:23 AM 1,057 Views 8 Comments

After 14 years in office, it’s the final full day in office for the president.

# st-vincent-de-paul - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Almost 1 in 3 Irish children deprived of basic necessities
# Children
# Children

Almost 1 in 3 Irish children deprived of basic necessities

Sep 13th 2011, 11:08 AM 1,760 Views 22 Comments

Even in well-off homes 28 per cent of kids are going without one or more key items, a survey has found.

# st-vincent-de-paul - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Column: Self-employed people are the recession’s real victims
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Self-employed people are the recession’s real victims

Aug 27th 2011, 6:00 PM 130 Views 100 Comments

Families are on the breadline simply because the government’s policy is unfair, writes Brendan Dempsey.

# st-vincent-de-paul - Saturday 4 June, 2011

278km later... Charity climber completes 365-day trek of Croagh Patrick
# Top Man
From The Daily Edge
# Top Man

278km later... Charity climber completes 365-day trek of Croagh Patrick

Jun 4th 2011, 1:37 PM 848 Views 5 Comments

Matt Loughrey has climbed Croagh Patrick every day for the last 364 days. Today he finishes a mammoth charity climb.

# st-vincent-de-paul - Tuesday 7 December, 2010

Child benefit fears ahead of devastating Budget cuts
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# Budget11

Child benefit fears ahead of devastating Budget cuts

Dec 7th 2010, 8:21 AM 2,172 Views 0 Comments

Brian Lenihan expected to set out the harshest budget in the country’s history this afternoon.

# st-vincent-de-paul - Wednesday 14 July, 2010

Huge increase in calls to St Vincent de Paul
# SVP
From The Daily Edge
# SVP

Huge increase in calls to St Vincent de Paul

Jul 14th 2010, 12:45 PM 160 Views 0 Comments

Significant rise in people seeking help around the country.