News

  • 01 May 2020

    Down Memory Lane

    I remember the first time I ever left home to go away on holiday by myself. I didn’t know it was a holiday of course because nobody ever told me. I clearly remember one night in particular when the Da’ arrived home from work on his bike.

  • 27 April 2020

    Sunshine House - ‘Stop the world I want to get off experience’

    A week in Sunshine House is for me a ‘stop the world I want to get off experience’. No social media, Facebook, Snapchat, mobile phones, etc. Just pure, clean, energetic, fun, fun, fun, and that’s for children and volunteers alike.

  • 20 April 2020

    Young SVP hold One World Week event in North County Dublin

    Young SVP marked One World Week by holding a Sustainable Fashion event in Balbriggan Co. Dublin. Secondary school students from North Dublin gathered in Sunshine House on the 19th November 2019 to learn about Sustainable Fashion, the work of the Vincent’s charity shops and how they can get...

  • 16 March 2020

    Ozanam Come Dancing 2020 – Raises a staggering €67,000

    THANK YOU all for your support and for helping us to raise an incredible €67,000 resulting in €60,000 towards our youth programmes in the centre.

  • 13 January 2020

    Young SVP School Get Together Kildare & Wicklow

    On the 2nd October 2019 over 60 students and their teachers from Kildare and Wicklow gathered in Maynooth University for a Young SVP Get Together. The theme was ‘Taking the Road Together’ inspired by the words of Blessed Frederic Ozanam who said “We took the road together, we will...

  • 11 November 2019

    Over 3,000 children have received free books through SVP WordPower project

    WordPower, a pilot project implemented over the past year by SVP to bring books to the families visited in the East Region, has been such a success that the project has now been introduced permanently in the region.