DAUGHTERS OF CHARITY
OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL
INTERNATIONAL PROJECT SERVICES
Daughters of Charity International Project Services was established to help the
Sisters in developing countries to carry out their mission of service to those who
are poor. LEARN MORE>
The town of Dembidollo in western Ethiopia struggles with a low literacy rate, poor health care and inadequate government services. The people also experience a high rate of vitamin A deficiency and trauma injuries that contribute to major eye problems and diseases including refractive errors, glaucoma, trachoma, and general poor eye health. The Abba Philippos...
In December of 2011, Typhoon Sendong wreaked havoc and brought grief and loss to thousands of families in Iligan, Cagayan de Oro and Negros Oriental in the Philippines. The Daughters of Charity arrived on December 22 of that year and began working at evacuation centers. The Sisters engaged in short-term crisis intervention and relief operations, including distribution...
St. Vincent School educates 500 preschool and primary school students. Many of the children who come from broken homes or disadvantaged families suffer the ill effects of a poor diet and even malnutrition in some cases. In households that cannot afford gas or electricity, the youngsters might not receive a hot meal at home. In fact, the school staff has remarked...