Formation: Collaboration Reflections

St. Vincent and St. Louise – Ideal Collaborators?

St. Vincent and St. Louise - Ideal Collaborators? J. Patrick Murphy reminds us in his booklet Mr. Vincent of the collaboration of two exceptional people – Vincent and Louise. In Louise de Marillac Vincent found the perfect partner to build his business model and bring...

Successes, Expectations, Needs, Challenges and Difficulties of Collaboration in Africa

The Vincentian Family is on the move in Africa and Madagascar. In 2009, we were making plans. What follows is an excerpt from "Collaboration in the Vincentian Family: Needs, Expectations, Models," A paper presented by Michael Ngoka, C.M., at the Session for the...

Collaboration: From Advantageous Strategy to a Strategic “Must”

In a recent article in the Stanford Social Innovation Review, collaboration was on the agenda again. This time, for a new and important reason. After having conversations with diverse non-profits, the leading foundation consultancy found something out. The...

Vincentians United Against Poverty

Be inspired by this presentation of quotes from St. Vincent de Paul on aspects of collaboration.