Council Events

2023 Events are being scheduled! Please continue to watch this site for more information.


FOP Walk:  Saturday September 16, 2023 (registration at 9am, and the Walk starts at 9:30am)

Our Columbus Diocese SVDP Friends of the Poor Walk is on for this year. The event will be held at St. Francis DeSales High School, 4212 Karl Rd, Columbus, OH 43224.

All Walk participants who register in advance will receive a free t-shirt.


You can now register for the event at 

We are holding the event to coincide with the National FOP Walk date. Full details are available at the website listed above. Please visit the site to register, donate, find a walker, or create/join a team.  The National site is located at The FOP walk is a great way for conferences to generate funds to support their work, as 100% of the money generated goes back to each individual conference.  T-shirts are free to each registered walker and there is no sign-up cost for the event.  

We are looking forward to the opportunity to walk with our fellow Vincentians and Friends to help generate funds for those whom we serve. 


Top Hat Mass & Awards Dinner -- May 6, 2023 at 4:30PM.

Mass will begin at 4:30pm in the Chapel and Dinner will follow immediately after in the Cavello Center.

The SVDP Top Hat Mass & Awards Dinner location is at St. Charles High School, 2010 E Broad St, Bexley, OH 43209. The cost for the dinner is $20 per person if paid in advance, or $25 at the door.  


Bishop's SVDP Mass:  Monday December 4, 2023 6PM, at the Cathedral

The Bishop’s SVDP Appreciation Mass will take place this year at St. Joseph Catholic Cathedral, 212 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215


Ozanam Training for new Conference members:

Kindly contact the office by phone at 614-221-3554 to request Ozanam Training session scheduling for your conference or group.