Fueling the Future in Foreign Lands

“Jesus said to them, ‘The harvest is abundant but the laborers are few…'”

Luke 10:2

Help us provide food for seminarians this Thanksgiving season.

Will you give a goat? Goats—the gift that makes a world of difference.

Goats are a way out of poverty, especially for women in places where they cannot work outside their home. You see that milk, cheese, and yogurt can be used to feed one’s family and to sell or trade. We have been watching goats change lives for years and years. We now have families with small herds of goats.

Will you help more families get a goat? I hope so.  I hope you’ll invite your family and friends to do the same. Goats make the world a better place. 

"Our joy must be more contagious than the virus that afflicts us."


-Pope Francis



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2020 Annual Report

2020 Annual Report

We are pleased to share with you the VSO's 2020 Annual Report. Your support of VIMS has helped make possible some of  the really good work that is reported here. So, thank you! 2020 Annual Report

What’s cooking in Sierra Leone?

What’s cooking in Sierra Leone?

It was another rainy morning at the Vincentian missionary house. A puddle was forming on the kitchen floor from the rain. The cook struggled to keep the fire alive on the floor of the kitchen. The priests moved their chairs to keep the rainwater from disturbing their...

Vincentian International Mission Services (VIMS) helps fuel the growth and development of the Congregation of the Mission especially in countries where resources are few and progress is difficult. We also raise funds for special projects of the Superior General so that the mission of St. Vincent dePaul thrives in the 21st century.

Vincentians are agents of change. In his day, St. Vincent inspired clergy and lay people, royalty and peasants to serve those neglected by society. We continue his ministry today. Join us in making the world holier, kinder, more productive, in short, more the way God wants it.

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