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Feb 18, 2018 - Backdoor Ministry Volunteers Selected as 2017 Daily Press Citizens of the Year

Volunteers with the Backdoor Ministry at St Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Newport News demonstrate an extraordinary and enduring commitment to feed their neighbors in need. As a result their dedication to this ministry they were selected as the 2017 Daily Press Citizens of the year.

The Sunday (Feb 18, 2018) edition of the Daily Press announced that the volunteers who support St Vincent de Paul's Backdoor Ministry were named the 2017 Daily Press Citizens of the Year. 

You can find the article and a short video about the ministry at the link below.

Brenda and some of the ministry's volunteers attended an award dinner for this on Thu, 22 Feb 2018.  

http://www.dailypress.com/news/dp-nws-citizen-of-the-year-0218-story.html

Paul DeFluri