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What work does the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul do?

Our goal is to fight poverty in all its forms through practical assistance to people in need. We offer direct, personal assistance that is non-judgemental and based on the need of the individual or family. SVP are involved in a diverse range of activities which are characterised by three pillars: 

Support & Friendship
Promoting Self Sufficiency
Working for Social Justice

You can find the SVP Mission Statement here

 
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Who founded the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul and why?
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