• 10 February 2017

    First local medical aid container now on way to Aleppo

    A team of volunteers from St Vincent de Paul (SVP) and various local churches joined together in Ballymena to prepare the first ever container full of medical aid to be sent to Aleppo from anywhere on the island. 

  • 19 December 2016

    Fuelling Festive Cheer with Local Charities

    Northern Ireland’s second largest electricity provider, SSE Airtricity has again shown its commitment to helping those in need with a £50,000 donation to The Salvation Army and The Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP).

  • 06 December 2016

    Antrim GAA Clubs are boxing clever to support SVP Christmas Appeal

    Big-hearted GAA clubs across County Antrim are making a difference to hundreds of families this Christmas by teaming up with St Vincent de Paul (SVP) to spread seasonal cheer to some of the most vulnerable in society. 

  • 29 November 2016

    Belfast M&S Giving Tree returns to help local children

    Over the next two weeks, Belfast city centre shoppers are being urged to support the Marks and Spencer Giving Tree to help local children in need have a happier Christmas.

  • 25 November 2016

    Belfast Lord Mayor launches Christmas Family Appeal 2016

    One of Northern Ireland’s largest and longest running Christmas present appeals is now underway. The Salvation Army and Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) have teamed up once more for their joint Family Appeal

  • 28 September 2016

    Cycling to Santiago de Compostela along the Camino Frances

    Over the last few years the Camino de Santiago (the Way of St James) has become increasingly popular for people who wish to take some time out and travel from various points in Europe to Santiago de Compostela, a city in the north east of Spain.