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To End Poverty in America, We Must First Understand It

By Natalie R. Schrimpf Manager, Marketing & Development   We’ve all heard the numbers surrounding poverty in the United States. The most recent U.S. Census Bureau findings tell us there are approximately 47 million impoverished Americans (according to the official measure, which was created a half century earlier in the 1960s). That number rises to […]

St. Vincent de Paul Society Celebrates 150 Years of Helping the Poor in Northeast Ohio

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 1, 2015 Media Contact:  Natalie Schrimpf  216.269.6525, x. 2520 or nschrimpf@svdpcle.org   (Cleveland, OH) — For 150 years, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Diocese of Cleveland, has been helping and healing community members in need.  Since its modest beginnings in 1865, SVDP Cleveland’s volunteer network has expanded […]