St Vincent de Paul Society celebrates 100 years in Sutherland Shire

Murray Trembath
By Murray Trembath
Updated February 23 2022 - 8:34am, first published 3:00am
Mayor, Carmelo Pesce, deputy mayor, Carol Provan; Bishop Richard Umbers, Fr James McCarthy at the centenary mass. Picture: supplied

When the St Vincent de Paul Society started in Sutherland Shire 100 years ago, assisting those in need could be quite challenging.


Murray Trembath

Murray Trembath


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