UO Vets Help Vets Housing Project

EUGENE, Ore. — A group of University of Oregon student veterans spent Saturday lending a hand to others who have also served our country. The Veterans Housing Project offers affordable homes to local veterans who have recently returned to the US from deployment. St. Vinnie’s is behind the project, but they say a lot of … Continue reading »

Hundreds Receive Back-to-School Supplies

EUGENE, Ore. — Each year St. Vincent de Paul, along with other local organizations and donations from the community, provides school supplies to students who are in need. Over 100 families lined up outside St. Vinnies Lindholm Center Thursday morning to pick up their school supplies. St. Vincent de Paul is still collecting donations and … Continue reading »

Conestoga Huts in Use

EUGENE, Ore. — Several local leaders and organizations came together Saturday to celebrate an innovative addition to the St. Vincent de Paul’s overnight car camping program. Two people were given a dry, warm roof over their heads in the form of wooden huts. The Eugene City Council recently approved the wooden huts as part of … Continue reading »