AIC Madagascar is very happy and grateful to the charitable volunteers from the USA for their financial support in the wake of tropical cyclone Batsirai. Two new houses were constructed and 38 houses were repaired.
We are counting on you to pass on this newsletter to your local groups, especially those that support elderly people.
AIC International President Rose de Lima Ramanankavana sends her very best wishes for a happy and holy feast. “May the feast of Saint Vincent be an occasion for all of us to strengthen ourselves and revitalize our spirituality.”
The Claire and Jean Delva Prize 2021 (between 2,000 and 5,000 Euros) will reward one or more AIC projects designed to fight against violence against women. Applications being accepted now.
We share the latest newsletter of the AIC International, featuring some very interesting projects in Madagascar, Nigeria, Colombia, Lebanon, and Ukraine. Available in English and Spanish.
The 65th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women takes place at the UN, March 15-26, 2021. Organizations of the Vincentian Family submitted a statement urging actions toward addressing increased violence against women and girls made even worse during the pandemic.
Access to digital technology is important for the vulnerable people that we support. Add your voice to the Civil Society Declaration on this subject.
AIC participates in a network called the Crescendo network, which is currently focusing on the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Saint Vincent de Paul, Apostle and witness of Christ’s Charity to the poor, grant that we may love God with the strength of our arms and with the sweat of our brows.