Sisters of Providence: Architects of Hope and Care at Providence Village

We had the privilege of speaking with Sister Sandra Shannon and Sister Frances O'Brien, members of the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul Leadership team, about the origins and development of Providence Village. This unique and visionary project embodies the...

Short-term Closure of Providence Village Main Entrance at 1200 Princess Street

As part of the ongoing construction at Providence Village, the main 1200 Princess Street entrance to Providence Village and Providence Motherhouse will be fully closed to all traffic beginning Monday, April 22, 2024. This closure is necessary to facilitate the...

Honouring Humanity: Nancy Stevens’ Journey to the Governor General’s Award

In the bustling world of charity work, where selfless acts often go unnoticed, there are shining stars like Nancy Stevens, founder of Kenya Help and activities coordinator at Providence Motherhouse here at Providence Village, whose dedication and impact have earned...

PVI Construction Update April 2024: Civil Work on Phillips Street

Civil work on Phillips Street is scheduled for April and May, with an anticipated completion date by early June. This phase of work will include a pre-construction assessment to be conducted by engineers, involving photography and documentation of homes and properties...

Leading with Purpose: A Conversation with Laurie French on International Women’s Day

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we sat down with  Laurie French, who assumed the role of President & Chief Executive Officer of Providence Village Inc. on April 18, 2022. Laurie is an accomplished leader with more than 25 years of experience in...

PVI Construction Update February 2024: Use of Phillips Street Entrance

Effective February 12, 2024, Sisters, PVI staff and Motherhouse deliveries will begin using the Phillips Street entrance, located at the very east end of Phillips Street, to access the PVI property. This adjustment is necessary as a portion of the Princess Street...

Providence Village Inc. Welcomes Carrie Batt to its Board of Directors

Kingston, ON, January 30, 2024 - Providence Village Inc. (PVI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Carrie Batt as the newest member of its Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2024. Carrie is a former senior leader with the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), where...

Celebrating Legacy and Dedication: Providence Village Marks Inaugural Founder’s Day Celebration

On December 13, Providence Motherhouse and Providence Village staff proudly celebrated their First Annual Founder’s Day, a momentous occasion honouring the profound contributions of our founding sponsors, the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul. The...

Providence Village Inc. Engages Tim Welch Consulting to Conduct Feasibility Study and Partner Engagement for Potential Providence Commons Development

Kingston, ON, December 6, 2023 - Providence Village Inc. (PVI) is pleased to announce the successful bid of Tim Welch Consulting Inc. (TWC), with partner Shoalts and Zaback Architects Ltd. (SZA), for the Request for Proposal (RFP) aimed at conducting a feasibility...

PVI Celebrates Official Opening of New Walking Paths

On October 23, Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul, their associates, Providence Motherhouse staff, PVI staff and PVI subtenants, gathered at PVI and the Providence Motherhouse to celebrate the official opening of the Village’s new walking paths. When the...
PVI Construction Update April 2024: Civil Work on Phillips Street

PVI Construction Update April 2024: Civil Work on Phillips Street

Civil work on Phillips Street is scheduled for April and May, with an anticipated completion date by early June. This phase of work will include a pre-construction assessment to be conducted by engineers, involving photography and documentation of homes and properties...

PVI Celebrates Official Opening of New Walking Paths

PVI Celebrates Official Opening of New Walking Paths

On October 23, Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul, their associates, Providence Motherhouse staff, PVI staff and PVI subtenants, gathered at PVI and the Providence Motherhouse to celebrate the official opening of the Village’s new walking paths. When the...