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Journey to Housing Program Celebrates Second Year of Housing the Homeless

Healing the Hurt of Homelessness One Family at a Time Most of us do not need a dictionary to know the meaning of the word Journey.  It is the movement from Point A to Point B, and it can include many stops along the way.  For the families in the St. Vincent de Paul Journey […]

SVdP’s Dental Clinic Sharing Smiles Update

Click the link below to read the latest edition of Sharing Smiles, our Dental Clinic Newsletter! Sharing Smiles May 2016 Want to receive an emailed copy of future editions?  Email our Dental Director, Nancy Harmon at nharmon@svdpdet.org

Farmington Public Schools “Give And Win” Shoe & Clothing Drive Update

The Farmington Public Schools were presented with gift cards by the Society of St. Vincent dePaul on Tuesday in appreciation for hosting a community wide clothing drive. The drive, which was held April 15th through April 25th at the Farmington Schools offices, brought in close to 10,000 lbs. of donated clothing and shoes.  The gift […]

Arsonist Destroys St. Vincent de Paul Donation Bins containing 1,500 pounds of clothing and household goods

Three St. Vincent de Paul donation bins containing over 1,500 pounds of donated clothing and household goods were destroyed by fire, determined by police to be caused by arson, at the St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store and Donation Center located at  3760 Fort Street, Lincoln Park, MI 48146. St. Vincent de Paul staff saw […]

Will you help us change lives this summer?

As summer approaches support for our good works of mercy drop as people take a break from their normal giving routines or leave for vacation. Unfortunately, this is exactly when we need an extra dose of help! The demand for our services is extremely high right now… Together, we can make a real difference by […]

“Scouting for Clothing” was a huge success!

Boy Scouts of America, Great Lakes Field Service Council and St. Vincent de Paul are partnered together for “Scouting for Clothing” on Saturday, April 30th.   Thank you to all the Scouts, Leaders and Donors who helped make this clothing drive a huge success!

Spring Cleaning? Donate to SVdP!

Are you spring cleaning your closets, garage or basement?  We need your donations of clothing, shoes, accessories, furniture and household goods!  You can drop off your donations at any of our 11 SVdP Thrift Stores and Donation Centers, found here or call 1-877-ST. VINCE to schedule a pick-up of 10 boxes or more. Thank you […]

25th Annual Golf Classic benefiting Camp Ozanam

The 25th Annual “Red” Martin and Mgsr. Gerald Martin Golf Classic will be held on Monday, June 20, 2016 at Pine Lake Country Club.   The event offers tee times at 7am and 12pm as well as a tennis tournament! Not a golfer?  Join us for the dinner and silent auction. All proceeds from this event […]

Free Legal Aid Clinics starting May 6, 2016

Christian Legal Aid of Southeast Michigan will now be providing free legal aid clinics at St.Vincent de Paul’s Central Office starting May 6, 2016 from 10 am to 2 pm. To make an appointment, please call 313-393-2930, ext. 0.  

Praise 102.7 Waterthon: A Huge Success!

Last Friday, March 25th, St. Vincent de Paul teamed up with Praise 102.7 to hold a Waterthon for the residents of Flint.  Metro Detroiters were asked to drop off bottled water and new packaged toiletry items at our Westland store to help struggling families in Flint who are dealing with the water crisis.  Praise 102.7 host […]