Monday, June 15, 2020
Citizens of Gulf County Recovery Team is Active in Supporting Survivors of Hurricane Michael
This will give me a life. It will give me a good life and a happy place to enjoy.”
— Mr. Morris, Hurricane Michael Disaster Survivor
ORLANDO, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, June 15,...
Thursday, September 19, 2019
The Disaster Services Corporation, SVDP-USA is featured in this local news clip for providing household goods to families in Taylorville impacted by tornadic activity in 2018. Click Here to watch the news clip featuring our work in Taylorville. More about our House in the Box program can be found here. To support our House in a Box efforts, please donate here.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
On Friday, August 29th, the Disaster Services Corporation St. Vincent de Paul USA awarded the 2019 Sam Carocci Humanitarian Disaster Relief Award to AID:Tech for its support of DSC’s disaster recovery work after deadly impact of Hurricane Harvey, Irma, and Michael.
The award ceremony took place at the opening luncheon of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul’s Annual Assembly of its membership at the Gaylord Mountain Resort in Denver, Colorado...
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Disaster Services Corporation, Society of St. Vincent de Paul USA, in collaboration with the City of Kinkaid, will be providing its House in a Box © Furniture Program to qualified flood survivors at:
1617 W. Spresser
Taylorville, IL 62568
The House in a Box Program® is one of the most well-known programs of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. The program helped the Disaster Services Corporation win the NVOAD NGO of the Year Award in 2012....
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Year after year in the United States, disasters have become increasingly more prevalent. The 2017 hurricane season was the most disastrous in our nation’s history, affecting 8% of the U.S. population (25 million people). The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) supported 59 major disaster declarations and 16 emergency declarations for 17 named storms. While the agency continues to support disasters (700 active disaster supports still...
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Tune in to Sacred Heart Radio's interview of our CEO, Elizabeth Disco-Shearer, share more about the Disaster Services Corp., SVDP-USA's long term disaster recovery work found here: http://bit.ly/2zCphbm.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
San Diego, CA: Today the Society of St. Vincent de Paul will award the 2018 Sam Carocci Humanitarian Disaster Relief Award to Team Rubicon for its support of St. Vincent de Paul’s disaster recovery work after deadly impact of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico. The 2017 Hurricane killed 2975 people and impacted 79 out of the 80 municipalities. FEMA has since registered 869,717 individuals for recovery assistance.
The award ceremony will take...
Friday, March 16, 2018
Parish Recovery Assistance Centers Provide Help and Relief to Maria and Irma Survivors
CHRISTIANSTED, ST. CROIX , USA , March...
Thursday, February 15, 2018
February 9, 2018
PUERTO RICO: REBUILDING AFTER MARIA
Team Rubicon Extends Pilot Recovery Program
As Team Rubicon prepares to pilot rebuilding in Texas following Hurricane Harvey, we are extending our pilot to Puerto Rico to address the destruction caused by Hurricane Maria. The destruction across Puerto Rico is difficult to fathom. Puerto Ricans – American citizens – have...
Monday, December 4, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12/04/17
Deputy Director, Disaster Services SVdP-USA
Parish Recovery Assistance Centers Help Maria Survivors
San Juan, PR- Today Disaster Services of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul-USA working with the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and the clergy in the Diocesan Council, Sociedad de San Vincente de Paul Inc./ Consejo Central de Puerto Rico, is...