Systemic Change Programs

Sponsored by the Society of St. Vincent De Paul, Diocesan Council of Columbus Ohio

Accompanying Returning Citizens with Hope (ARCH)

Equips Catholics with the tools and resources to minister to the needs of the formerly incarcerated (returning citizens) and their families.

Getting Ahead in a Just Gettin' By World Workshops

The 16-week workshop shares nationally acclaimed Bridges Out of Poverty concepts directly with under-resourced persons.

Getting Ahead While Getting Out Workshops

The 16-week workshop conducted inside the correctional facility for persons who will be released from incarceration in the near future.

Microloan Program

An effective alternative to high-interest loans with financial mentorship by trained members of Saint Vincent de Paul.

Vincentian Ohio Action Network (VOAN) and the Think Tanks on Poverty

Community organizing focused on addressing various root causes of poverty.