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Category: Thank You!

2017 “Scouting for Clothing” a Huge Success

Boy Scouts of America, Great Lakes Field Service Council and St. Vincent de Paul partnered together again this year for “Scouting for Clothing” on Saturday, April 29th. This year, scouts collected 12,000 pounds of clothing donations at our 8 participating stores!  This year, SVdP offered participating scouts the chance to earn a special badge for […]

Thank You for Making Giving Tuesday a Huge Success!

  Friends like you helped make this year’s #GivingTuesday a huge success for St. Vincent de Paul – Detroit and all the families who count on us here in Southeast Michigan… Thank you for rallying on this special day as we celebrate generosity and giving. Your kindness will be a blessing for so many Southeast […]

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Hosts 4th Annual Coat Drive

On Tuesday, November 1st, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM) hosted the 4th Annual one-day coat drive to help keep metro Detroiters warm this winter.  The goal of the event is to collect 1,100 coats. The drive featured pep rallies at Blue Care Network in Southfield as well as at BCBSM Headquarters in Downtown Detroit.  The […]

Whole Foods Market Detroit – One Dime at a Time

Starting Monday, April 14th-Sunday July 6th, St. Vincent de Paul is the recipient of the One Dime at a Time program at the Whole Foods Market Detroit. Customers can donate the .10 cents they would get back from bringing their own shopping bags to St. Vincent de Paul and/or make a donation at checkout. The Whole […]

Flagstar Bank Donates Over $8,000

Flagstar Bank recently held a “Jean’s Day” and raised $8,134 for St. Vincent de Paul. Their generous gift will go a long way to help our neighbors in need! Thank you Flagstar Bank for supporting our mission. The needs are many in our community and your donation warms our hearts!

Donations for Detroit Fire Victims

St. Vincent de Paul is taking donations of all kinds for the victims of the massive apartment fire on Detroit’s west side.  You can drop off any gently used clothing, furniture, household goods, etc to any of our 12 store locations or call 877 ST VINCE (877-788-4623) for a pick-up. You can also make a monetary […]

Archbishop Vigneron begins Lent Serving at St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen

Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron will be at St. Vincent de Paul’s Matchan Nutrition Center in Pontiac on March 4th (the day before Ash Wednesday) from noon to 1 pm to serve food to the poor and start the season of Lent by providing a witness of caring and doing good deeds. The mission of […]

Year-End Tax Donations

With only a few days left in 2013, St. Vincent de Paul is asking its neighbors to do one more holiday act of kindness with a year-end donation of cash, gently used clothing, furniture, electronics or household items.   “Charitable donations are a good way to reduce your taxes while supporting our neighbors in need,” […]

The Spirit of Christmas!

We wanted to share an e-mail that we received from the store manager at our Waterford thrift store.  So touching! ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ […]

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A Special Thank You to our Supporters of the Joy of Giving St. Vincent de Paul Telethon!

A special thank you to all of our sponsors, donors, and volunteers who worked wonders and made our 2013 Joy of Giving St. Vincent de Paul Telethon a success.  We saw first-hand how working together we can ALL make a difference in the lives of our neighbors in need! 

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