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Create a Legacy

What matters to you? What statement do you wish to make your children, grandchildren, to the world itself about who you are as a person?

This is my commandment: love one another, as I have loved you. John 15:12

Create a great example for your children and grandchildren. Supporting a charity such as the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is a great legacy to share with your family.

Be remembered. While all we strive to do while on this earth is temporal, we know that kindness and love endure. Give love to those in need.

Show God’s love to those with less.


Through the National Council of the United States Society of St. Vincent de Paul, you can create a legacy of faith. Learn more.


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Josephine “Josie” Valenti

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Karen Cuder Pastern

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