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Parents Evening Tuesday 19th November
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Mini Vinnies

SVP Mini Vinnies                 

 

 

Who are we?

The Team

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The Team 3
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The Team 6
Our Link Governor is Mr Alan Drew who works with the Vincent de Paul Charity at our Parish.

St Swithun Wells' Mini Vinnies News!

The Mini Vinnies start the year with helping our Friends of SSW Committee raise finds for  Macmillan through a cake sale. Amounts raised for the school have continued to be over £500 which is fantastic!

What's it all about and what do we do?

The Society of St Vincent de Paul has been engaging with young people and education since its earliest days. Today the SVP England & Wales is pleased to highlight its continuing strong links with young people, through the development of its new 'Mini Vinnies' programme - a ground-breaking Primary Schools initiative, based on good work done in Australia, piloted in the Diocese of Shrewsbury, and which is seen as having, "the potential to significantly contribute to the future of our Society."

'Mini Vinnies' are children aged between 7 to 11 (or younger) who, with the permission of their parents and the support of their Schools, are encouraged to embark on their first steps as possible 'Vincentians for life'.  

As Mini Vinnies, the youngsters have their own 'treasured' Prayer, Pledge and Badge, a dedicated website and a range of bright and colourful documents which guide them in their formative steps - helping and enabling them to become in every sense, young Vincentians - or 'Mini Vinnies'.

 

Click on the website link for more information www.minivinnies.org.uk

Mini Vinnies Coffee Morning

Mini Vinnies Coffee Morning 1
Mini Vinnies Coffee Morning 2
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