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Last year, the Society in the Diocese of Austin helped more than 160,000 with $4.6 million dollars of direct aid. That's more than 430 people helped every single day! In our diocese, Vincentians visit the homes of 30 families every single day, 365 days per year.

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March 27 – Dr. Donna Beegle’s Corner

In anticipation of Dr. Beegle’s visit to Austin in late September, we are going to regularly print excerpts from her book:  See Poverty… Be the Difference and videos of some of her presentations.  “‘Unfortunately, many Americans live on the outskirts of hope — some because of their poverty, and some because of their color, and all too may because of both.  Our… Read more →

March 20 – Dr. Donna Beegle’s Corner

In anticipation of Dr. Beegle’s visit to Austin in late September, we are going to regularly print excerpts from her book:  See Poverty… Be the Difference and videos of some of her presentations. In the following video, Dr. Donna Beegle talks about why kids are dropping out of school with KACV television staion in Amarillo, Texas.  Please note her encouragement of the… Read more →

March 13 – Dr. Donna Beegle’s Corner

In anticipation of Dr. Beegle‘s visit to Austin in late September, we are going to regularly print excerpts from her book:  See Poverty… Be the Difference.   The Reality of Poverty The overriding belief in the United States is that people are making a “choice” to be in poverty.  The prevailing view is that education is there if you want… Read more →

Two-by-two, Vincentians make a difference

We were featured in a fantastic February article of the Catholic Spirit! Throughout the Diocese of Austin, it happens 30 times a day. Two volunteer caseworkers, members of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVDP), visit the home of a needy person or family to see how they can help. “This personal interaction lends incredible dignity to the family… Read more →


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