"Help Us Help Others"

Ozanam Orientation

August 18, 2012

St Lucy Parish

Church and Annex

2350 Winchester Blvd, Campbell, CA 95008

Special Guest - Brian O'Connell

Western Region National Vice President



8:00 am            Mass at Church

8:45 am            Move to Annex

9:00 am            Society History and Structure

10:45 am          What is an SVDP Conference and how it works

11:30 am          Lunch

12:30 pm          Home Visits

2:30 pm            Growing Your SVDP Conference 

                         or Annual Report Preparation

4:00 pm            Fundraising: - Auto Donations - SHARES - Grants

4:30 pm            Wrap Up


The Santa Clara County Council of the Society of St Vincent de Paul is sponsoring Ozanam Orientation for its members and members of the public

If you want to learn about the Society, its history and structure in the United States and around the world, how a Parish based Conference works and how to become a Vincentian please join us for this event.

The Orientation sessions will be held at the St Lucy Parish Annex led by a nationally certified SVDP Ozanam trainer, Patricia Metrick of Phoenix, AZ, from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm.  Lunch and snacks are included in the registration fee.  The registration fee for the general public is $20.00 per person.  

Conferences will be asked to reserve space for their Vincentian volunteers. . 

Reservations are required by August 10, 2012.  Please call the Council Office at 408-249-2853 or e-mail info@svdp.org if you have any questions

Send the names of the people attending and the registration fee to:

Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Santa Clara County Counci

Ozanam Training
P.O. Box 5579
San Jose, CA 95150-5579