Job Opportunity: Finance Manager

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Apr 242017

The Finance Manager has responsibility for overseeing all financial functions of the organization and the supervision and training of staff. The Finance Manager attends the Finance Committee meetings and prepares accurate financial reports and advice for the Executive Director, Finance Committee, Council President, Board of Directors and Conference Presidents. The Finance Manager is a principle representative of SVdP and assists in the general management of the organization through consistent management of its finances. Read more……Finance Manager Job Posting 

Apr 052017

For Vincentians in the Portland District:

The annual SVDP Western Regional Meeting for 2017 will be held in Portland, running from May 25 to 27 at the Red Lion Hotel on the River (at Jantzen Beach). The deadline for registration was May 3.   Flyer for Western Regional Meeting

Portland is a beautiful, multicultural and fun city. For a list of places to see, things to do while in Portland, click on the following link: Events-Attractions in Portland

 April 5, 2017  Posted by at 10:35 am Events, Uncategorized Comments Off on Western U.S. Regional Meeting Coming to Portland
Jan 132017

cornwell-minimapThe Portland Council is in a new building at 8101 SE Cornwell Street. This is just across the street from the north edge of the Johnson Creek Fred Meyer parking lot, and a half block west of SE 82nd Avenue. It’s also one block east of the Clackamas Service Center. Public transportation is available via Tri-Met bus line #72 on SE 82nd and the MAX Green line along I-205.


 January 13, 2017  Posted by at 10:49 am Uncategorized Comments Off on Directions to Portland Council Headquarters
Oct 272016


  At an open house on Sunday, October 23 Bishop Kenneth Steiner provided a blessing for the newly opened St. Vincent de Paul, Portland Council headquarters. 125 friends, volunteers and donors had a chance to enjoy a tour of the remodeled building. Bishop Steiner also had a special blessing for a very special guest, Sharon Hills, recently retired former Executive Director of St. Vincent de Paul. She was presented with, and delighted to receive a Crucifix that has the St. Vincent de Paul logo embedded in blue enamel.
 October 27, 2016  Posted by at 8:16 am Home slideshow, Uncategorized Comments Off on A Blessing
May 312016

Now you can help St. Vincent de Paul earn cash donations by shopping with your Fred Meyer Rewards card. Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million per year to non-profits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington, based on where customers want them to give.FM Community Rewards Logo

Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to St. Vincent de Paul by going to the Fred Meyer website Sign Up . You can search for us by our name or by our non-profit number 91157.  If you have already signed up thank you. Remember that the “new year of giving” starts July 1, so re-enroll now and make every shopping trip count!

Every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you are helping St. Vincent de Paul earn a donation! Continue reading »

 May 31, 2016  Posted by at 10:38 am Featured stories, Home slideshow, News, Uncategorized Tagged with:  Comments Off on Community Rewards for St. Vincent de Paul
Sep 232015

George Winston, a well know solo pianist, performed at the Aladdin Theatre, 3116 SE 11th street Portland on September 10th.  He kindly donated $900 worth of DVD’s to SVdP to be sold during his Portland concert.  All of the DVD’s donated to SVdP were sold during his performance plus additional donations were received.  George Winston donated all of the $922 to the SVdP Food Recovery Network.    THANK YOU George Winston and crew! We look forward to your next visit to Portland,

George’s latest albums are: Gulf Coast Blues & Impression 2 – A Louisiana wetland benefit in 2012 and Love Will Come- the music of Vince Guaraldi vol. 2. He will have a new recording out later in 2015 Spring Carousel for a cancer research benefit

George Winston DVDs are available on Amazon or at

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