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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan’s “Help the Blues Bundle Up Michigan” Coat Drive Benefits SVdP

For the third year in a row, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan helped St. Vincent de Paul collect coats for metro Detroiters in need by hosting a one-day coat drive on Thursday, Nov. 5. The De La Salle High School marching band helped kick-off the drive with a pep rally at BCBSM’s Detroit Tower at 11 a.m. […]

Operation Coat Check Supported by Flagstar Bank

Flagstar Bank has joined forces with St. Vincent de Paul this holiday season to put warm coats on our neighbors in need.  Operation Coat Check begins Monday, November 2nd and runs through Friday, November 20th.   Flagstar customers and employees can support the Operation Coat Check program by dropping off a new or gently-worn coat at any […]

SVdP joins Boy Scouts of America for Scouting for Clothing Drive

This year we are partnering with Boy Scouts of America, Great Lakes Field Service Council for a 40,000 household clothing drive in Southeastern Michigan!   The Boy Scouts will be collecting donations of clothing and shoes on Saturday, November 14th.  Look for the door hangers being distributed on Saturday, November 7th!      

Champions of Charity Clothing and Shoe Drive Winner Crowned

Gabriel Richard High School in Riverview won this year’s Champions of Charity Competition!  The trophy was awarded on Saturday, October 24th before the Prep Bowl at Ford Field. Gabriel Richard collected the most items with a total of 6,160 pounds. Accepting the trophy was Bella McLaury (left), Joseph Whalen – Principal, and Jessica Baginski (right) with SVdP’s […]

Friends of the Poor Walk 2015

St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) will hold its eighth annual Friends of the Poor Walk on Saturday, October 17, 2015.  This annual SVdP fundraiser is unique because it gives SVdP supporters the opportunity to participate in a simultaneous nationwide walk to raise awareness and funding for St. Vincent de Paul and their mission to “help our […]

An Evening of Hearts event to benefit Journey to Housing

Join us on November 6, 2015 for An Evening of Hearts to benefit Journey to Housing.   This event will begin at 6:00 p.m. at St. Mary’s Cultural Center – 18100 Merriman Rd, Livonia, MI 48152 Your $75.00 ticket includes: Hors d’oeuvres, Dinner, Beer/Wine Silent and Live Auctions Click here to purchase tickets If you prefer […]

SVdP’s “Operation Coat Check” partners with Detroit Tiger Alex Avila and Dryclean Depot

St. Vincent de Paul partners with Dryclean Depot for Operation Coat Check, a Metro Detroit wide effort to collect coats to keep those in need warm this winter. St. Vincent de Paul is asking Metro Detroiters to go through their closets and “check” their coats.  If they are too small, too big, or too anything […]

Pancake Breakfast & Bake Sale Fundraiser

Event: Pancake Breakfast hosted by St. Thomas More Youth Group and SVdP conference Location:  St. Thomas More Parish, 4580 Adams Road, Troy Date:  Sunday, October 4, 8:30 am – 1 pm Facts:  All You Can Eat Pancakes as well as sausage, juice, coffee and tea.  There will also be a bake sale. Tickets:  Tickets are $7.00, […]

2015 Annual Fund Drive

Our Most Important Fundraiser of the Year… Thanks for helping! Our 2015 Annual Fund Drive is underway. Your gift today will help determine how many of our neighbors in need we’ll be able to help in the coming months. Please, will you join forces with St. Vincent de Paul today with a gift to support […]

Dental Clinic Looking for Volunteers

St. Vincent de Paul Detroit Dental Clinic is looking for volunteer dental professionals willing to donate their time. Please contact Nancy Harmon at nharmon@svdpdetroit.org for more information. Thank you for helping your neighbors in need smile again!