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LCUSA Members Elected to AIC Executive Board

Congratulations to Margaret Hanson and Gayle Johnson, both of whom were elected to the International Association of Charities (AIC) Executive Board! Elections took place in Madrid, Spain on Sunday, April 3, following the international meeting of volunteers from Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and United States. Over 160 volunteers attended AIC’s assembly, held in El […]

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March 15 AIC Day of Prayer

The following was received in a letter from the AIC Secretary International. We encourage all members to join in prayer on March 15. Dear Presidents and friends, As in previous years, the 15 March will be our AIC Day of Prayer. It seems important to us that, once a year, the 200,000 AIC volunteers throughout […]

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Twinning with AIC Madagascar

Let’s be a blessing! LCUSA has been twinning with AIC MADAGASCAR for several years now. Fifteen different associations throughout this impoverished island nation look to the Ladies of Charity USA to give them a much-needed helping hand. One of the five projects with which we can help AIC MADAGASCAR is in Manakara. Healthcare is provided […]

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How about a trip to Spain?

Join LCUSA members in Madrid, Spain for the International Association of Charities (AIC) Assembly from March 30 to April 3, 2011. The topic is Education, a Pathway to Build Together. The location Casa de Ejercicios San Jose’, El Escorial (Madrid) Espana.  This residence is situated at 50 km from downtown Madrid, between the villages El Escorial […]

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Watch Fr. Maloney’s video about Zafen.org

Members of the Vincentian Family are invited and encouraged to watch Fr. Maloney’s YouTube video, which explains Zafen.org. This joint project brings together a global community of lenders and donors who believe in the power of entrepreneurship to bolster the Haitian community and to create jobs for those living in some of the poorest conditions […]

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Madagascar Update

Through our association with AIC (International Association of Charities), The Ladies of Charity became aware of the needs of Madagascar: shelter, food, clothing, housing, medicine, schooling, and more. In this impoverished country, even the basic need of water is not taken for granted. Here, many people lack life’s necessities; this a country often struck with […]

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AIC President to Attend 2009 US National Assembly

Laurence de la Brosse, International President of AIC (International Association of Charities) will visit the United States of America at the end of October. The Ladies of Charity of the United States of America will hold the Ninth annual National Assembly in Pittsburgh, PA., around the theme “Bridging Service, Hope and Love” from October 29th […]

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Twinning Internationally

Madagascar Update 2/2010 Through our association with AIC (International Association of Charities), The Ladies of Charity became aware of the needs of Madagascar: food, clothing, housing, medicine, schooling, and more. In this impoverished country, even the basic need of water is not taken for granted. Here, many people lack life’s necessities; this a country often […]

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2009 AIC International Assembly

The Ten Seeds of Systemic Change MEXICO CITY, Mexico–Participants at the Association of International Charities (AIC) Assembly Feb. 22-25, at Casa Lago, 30 miles outside Mexico City, learned personal change is necessary before any social change can take place. The theme, “Women Can Change the World” addressed how systemic change will assist the poor and […]

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