SVdP welcomes volunteers of all ages and backgrounds to join us to help improve the lives of those in need in our community.

San Mateo County Youth Contests 2018

Enter now to win great prizes !

7th – 8th Grade Meme Contest
Create a meme about the Society of St Vincent de Paul AND a brief explanation (approx. 300 words) about why you choose that meme in particular. Memes must be about St Vincent de Paul Society of San Mateo County. Memes must be appropriate. Memes may be published on our Twitter, Facebook and other SVdP media and marketing outlets

3rd – 6th Grade T-Shirt Contest

The founder of the St Vincent de Paul Society, Frédéric Ozanam said: “Let us do without hesitation whatever good lies at our hands.” Draw a picture that shows how you can do good with the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County. Winning artwork will be printed on a t-shirt.

K – 2nd Christmas Card Contest
Draw a picture of a Christmas Nativity scene. The winning entry will be published on a SVdP Christmas card!


1st place essay/meme contest $250 ; 2nd place essay/meme contest $150 ;3rd place essay/meme contest $100

1st place t-shirt art $150 ; 2nd place t-shirt art $100 ; 3rd place t-shirt art $75

1st place Christmas art $75 ; 2nd Place Christmas art $50 ; 3rd Place Christmas art $30

There are lots of fun gift certificates for Highly Commended entries!

The deadline for the submissions is March 19th.


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