Nationally acclaimed Comedy Shows come to Frisco May 17th, get your tickets now!

St. Vincent de Paul Frisco’s spring fund raiser, brings two great comedy shows to Frisco, Texas for the first time!

On May 17, 2014, St. Vincent de Paul Frisco will present the national tour of two great shows direct from Chicago.  The comedies, created and performed by the nationally acclaimed Nuns4Fun Entertainment are “Movie Bingo” and “Put the Nuns in Charge”.   Both shows will happen at the St. Francis of Assisi Parish Hall in Frisco, Texas.

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Movie Bingo – You’ll be laughing so hard, you’ll have to be careful watching your bingo cards!  

Vicki Quade, creator of the hit comedy Late Night Catechism, brings to life a new comedy about fundraising and bingo.  There is something for everyone here as movies are looked at through the fun lens of the Catholic faith.  Which Pope wanted to be an actor?  Which movie star became a nun?  What movies are condemned by the Catholic Church?  Lots of Hollywood trivia!  Everyone gets to play bingo and potentially win some wacky prizes…what could be more fun?!  Movie Bingo will begin at 3:00 pm on May 17, 2014.

Put the Nuns in Charge – The hilarious show that makes you laugh so hard, it ought to be a sin!

Mrs. Mary Margaret O’Brien gives her own take on the Golden Rule and has something to say on everything from skirt length to cell phones.  The Seven Deadly Sins get their turn in the spotlight as Mrs. O’Brien shows how they apply to modern-day behavior.  Experience the delicious shock of recognition when you return to the classroom of your youth!  Put the Nuns in Charge will begin at 7:00 pm on May 17, 2014.

Tickets Available for Purchase for $25 until 5/10 (prices go to $30 the week before the show).  Hurry! They’re going fast!

Ticket prices are $25 pre-sale and $30 the week of the show (May 10th – 17th) and include food and a door prize raffle entry. Alcohol and non-alcoholic beverages will also be available for purchase.  Click here to purchase tickets or come to the Parish Hall on May 10 & 11.  Seats are limited and sell outs are expected, so make your plans now.  See you at the show!

Bundle Sunday – April 5 & 6

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Bring your items this weekend!

April 5 and 6

St Vincent de Paul Thrift Store will be in the parking lot to collect your gently used items for re-sale in the SVdP Thrift Store(s).    Please bring your items to the St Francis of Assisi parking lot on either April 5th and April 6th between 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

For additional information, please visit the Bundle Sunday page

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Donate Your Car

Have a car to donate?

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Why Giving to SVDP is Unique

 

A.  The Society of St. Vincent de Paul directly serves the poor and those in need in your own community and in communities around the world. The proceeds from your vehicle donation will  provide essential needs such as food, shelter and housing, elderly care, medicines and much more. Society volunteers strive to seek out and help those in need in countless communities throughout the United States. No work of charity is foreign to the Society.
A.  Yes.  Based on your zip code, your donation benefits the local St Vincent de Paul chapter in your area.    For Frisco, that means your donation will directly come back to support local Frisco residents.    Since our founding in 2008, we have provided assistance to many thousands of local families and individuals.

 Q. Are vehicles utilized by families in need?

A. Yes, and those needs may vary by community. The SVDP National Vehicle Donation Program is both a fundraiser  and a way to assist those  in need. Depending on the need, we turn your vehicle into program and services dollars- or if it is desired by a local SVDP, your donation may provide transportation to someone allowing them the dignity of keeping a job to support their family

A. We look at each car and evaluate the “Best Venue Decision” to raise the most money. We will look at the Wholesale auction market, depending on condition.

recycle We also consider the recycling of vehicles to be good business and good for the environment. A recycled car can be used for car replacement parts. Scrap metal yards also specialize in taking old metal and selling it to companies to turn into new item.

 

3rd Annual Golfing With Friends

The Tribute Golf Course

 

Due to weather, this event has been rescheduled to Monday, October 28

 

Our 3rd Annual SVdP Golf Tournament Golfing with Friends is on Monday October 14, 2013 at The Tribute.  That’s this coming Monday, time is running out!  Thanks to all those who have signed up so far.  Last year we had over 70 golfers and a very successful tournament.  This year, help us make it even bigger!

We are still looking for foursomesindividual golfersdiners and sponsors.  Please come out and join us and make it another great year of golf and fellowship for a great cause!

If you know of a company that would be interested in sponsoring, or would like to support the tournament through sponsorship, click here.

SVdP works hard all year to help those in need; your support allows us to help, but only if we have the resources – it’s that simple.  This tournament is a major source of funding for those in need in our community!  Please participate – you’ll have a great time, some friendly competition and the biggest winner of all will be all the families you help who are in desperate situations.

See more at: http://svdpfrisco.org/golf

$2,365 Raised Toward our Goal of $10,000

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Great progress on the Walk for the Poor !    Thank you to all who have donated and thank you to all who are continuing to seek support for you walk on Saturday, September 28th

Click here to donate:
http://svdpfrisco.org/walk

And join the team on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/events/531669203568227/

We need your help to meet our goal

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Friends of the Poor Walk,

Saturday, September 28th, 2013

Our conference’s goal for this year’s walk is $10,000

Christ has no body now on earth but yours, no hands but yours, no feet but yours, Yours are the eyes through which to look out with Christ’s compassion to the world. Yours are the feet with which he is to go about doing good; Yours are the hands with which he is to bless men now.”
-Teresa of Ávila

In an effort to live out our Catholic faith, please support those participating in the 2013 Friends of the Poor® Walk/Run on Saturday, September 28th at Bachman Lake.   Or join the Friends of the Poor Walk team.

To make a donation, please visit our 2013 Walk Page

Meet the St Francis of Assisi, Frisco 2013  Friends of the Poor Walk Team

Simone Andrade
Leonard Andrade
Sam Benedict
Gerry Cerveny
Elaine Garrett
Juan Ibarra
Celia Ibarra
Michele Johnson
Tom Kelly
Loren Lacy
Elizabeth Martinez-Pace
Blanche Naguib
Maria Helena Ruiz-Lopez
Denise Smith

Bundle Sunday – Donate to SVdP Thrift Store

Bundle Sunday – SVdP Thrift Store donation trailer will be at St Francis of Assisi!

too much stuffHelp those in need by cleaning out your home and garages!     Please bring your gently used items to the church.

Saturday, July 20 – 7:00 am until 11:30

Sunday, July 21 – 7:00 am until 11:30 am

All items are donated to the St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store.

 

For information on what items can and can not be accepted, please click here

Wondering How to Make a Memorial Donation?

A Memorial Donation offers you a thoughtful, caring way to remember a loved one while contributing to St Vincent de Paul’s mission of assisting those in need in and around the Frisco area.

To make a memorial donation in honor of someone, please navigate to our Memorial Donation page by clicking here:   http://svdpfrisco.org/products-page/memorial

St Vincent de Paul is a registered 501(c)(3) organization and any donations may be tax deductible. Please consult your tax adviser for specific information on donation eligibility.

If you would like to view step-by-step instructions, please see this page:  http://svdpfrisco.org/donate/memorial/how2-memorial

And the winner is…

Our SVDP raffle drawing was held Friday afternoon at 3:00 pm.   As a small group of Vincentians gathered in the church office, Monseigneur Larry did the honors and drew the name of VERONICA M.  A phone call was placed immediately to the phone number on the winning ticket and Nathan informed Veronica’s mother of the win (Veronica was not home at the time).

Support from the community for the raffle was tremendous and we have raised nearly $11,000 which will be used to assist those in need in the Frisco area.  Thank you to everyone who participated…many, many people will benefit from this event.

$5000 visa gift card drawing this afternoon!

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Thank you to all who have supported this year’s SVdP raffle!

The drawing for the $5000 visa gift card is this afternoon, May 24, 2013.

Online ticket sales are now closed.

SVdP works all year to help those in need; The success of this raffle will help us fund those in need for months!  Thank you for your participation, we will post details on the winner soon.

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