society of st. vincent de paul Society Of St. Vincent de Paul Works To Get Ahead Of Homelessness By Gemma Gaudette • May 16, 2019 Boise State Public Radio Listen Listening... / 9:52 For 180 years, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul has worked with low income and homeless people across the country, trying to provide avenues to head off homelessness before it occurs. Nearly 700 people volunteer with St. Vincent de Paul Southwest Idaho to serve tens of thousands of Idahoans. We talk with executive director Ralph May about the society's service and the upcoming "Fun and Food Tapas for a Cause" event. On The Thursday, May 16, 2019 Edition Of Idaho Matters By Richard Copeland • May 15, 2019 Kevin Richert of Idaho Education News discusses school bonds, bullying and more. May is Better Hearing and Speech Month. The Society of St. Vincent de Paul works to prevent homelessness before it happens. Boise State students use advanced technology to find dead bodies at the Old Idaho Pen.