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Daniel P. Malone Named New CEO of St. Vincent de Paul

The Board of Directors of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul for the six counties of Metro Detroit has appointed Daniel P. Malone as its new Chief Executive Officer effective March 1, 2018. “I have always budgeted time for our community, and the dramatic rise in inequality that our nation has witnessed this past […] Read More »

Mark Your Calendar: 27th Annual Golf Classic is June 18, 2018

Mark your calendars for the 2018 Golf Classic.  This year’s fun-filled event will be held on Monday, June 18, 2018 at Pine Lake Country Club in West Bloomfield.  All proceeds from this event help send kids to Camp Ozanam.  For more info or to register, click here! Thank you to our generous Msgr. Martin Title Sponsor: Oakland […] Read More »

Text to Donate Now Available!

You can now donate to St. Vincent de Paul – Detroit via text message!   Compose a new text message to 20222 Insert GIFT as the message and hit send Reply “YES” to the confirmation text message $10 will be charged to your next phone bill   A one-time donation of $10.00 will be added to your mobile phone […] Read More »


Dear Caring Friends, Thank you for visiting the Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Detroit website. For over 130 years, St. Vincent de Paul has been helping our neighbors in need in Southeast Michigan with emergency assistance, disaster relief and basic needs like food and clothing. We are so thankful for our Vincentian volunteers, […] Read More »

Shop Online and Support SVdP on!

We are excited to announce that St. Vincent de Paul – Detroit now earns 10% of EVERY Sale – Forever – when you shop online at! offers savings of up to 75% OFF on EVERYTHING and FREE SHIPPING ($49+) + 30-Day Money Back Guarantee plus 10% of EVERY sale benefits St. Vincent de Paul […] Read More »

Save the Date: 11th Annual Friends of the Poor Walk

Save the Date 11th Annual Friends of the Poor Walk! Saturday, September 28, 2018 – Belle Isle, Detroit Each year, our Walk continues to grow in the numbers of people who sponsor the event, and those who participate in joining the Walk.  The purpose of the Walk is to raise awareness of our mission and […] Read More »

Donate Your Vehicle to Help Our Neighbors in Need!

  Did you know you can donate your vehicle to support St. Vincent de Paul? NOW is the perfect time! If you donate your car, truck, SUV, motorcycle. RV, boat or even an airplane, you may qualify for a 2018 tax deduction. We’ll handle the process from start to finish, and we even give you […] Read More »

#GivingTuesday is November 28th!

Founded in 2012, Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving that takes place annually after Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It’s considered the launch of the giving season. This year Giving Tuesday is Tuesday, November 28. How you can participate in Giving Tuesday: Donate to help us help our neighbors in need! Donate […] Read More »

Help us Bless Our Neighbors in Need this Thanksgiving

    Dear Caring Friends, To a mother or father struggling to provide essentials – food, clothes, a safe roof overhead – for their family, YOUR generosity is a wonderful godsend. But don’t take my word for it… Let me share a note we received from Angela, a mother in Dearborn Heights. William, Angela’s husband, […] Read More »

Alliance Catholic Credit Union Holds Coat Drive for St. Vincent de Paul

In an effort to keep Southeast Michigan residents warm this winter, Alliance Catholic Credit Union will be holding a month-long coat and winter outer wear drive from Oct. 16 through Nov. 16 at all seven branch locations. Donations will benefit St. Vincent de Paul Detroit that will distribute them to those in need. Credit Union […] Read More »

2017 Friends of the Poor Walk brings largest crowd yet!

The 10th Annual Friends of the Poor Walk, held on September 30th, was a huge success!    Each year, our Walk continues to grow in the numbers of people who sponsor the event, and those who participate in joining the Walk.  The purpose of the Walk is to raise awareness of our mission and to […] Read More »

Journey to Housing Presents "An Evening of Hearts III"

Tickets are now on sale for Journey to Housing‘s 3rd annual Evening of Hearts Fund-raiser supporting homeless families.  This year’s event will be even more exciting than last with an opportunity to dance to the music of Steve King and the Dittilies!   Read More »

ServWare Database for Conferences

ServWare Database Information –  ServWare is a web-based application designed to support charitable conferences by providing a secure, easily accessible location for conference members to collaborate on charitable activities. ServWare Training Video ServWare Training Video – Abbreviated  ServWare Demo Video ServWare Website  ServWare Key Features Servware Conference Sign-Up What is ServWare video – ServWare Conference […] Read More »

Catholic League Holds 3rd Annual "Champions of Charity" Clothing Drive Competition - September 25-29 to benefit SVdP

Stay tuned for the winning school announcement!  Thank you to all the schools and donors who participated!   Read More »

Helping Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria Victims

Our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by this brutal hurricane season.  If you would like to join St. Vincent de Paul in our efforts to help our neighbors in need, you may make a donation to SVdP USA Domestic Disaster Relief Fund with the National Council here. If you prefer to support […] Read More »

New and Improved Donation Trucks!

St. Vincent de Paul Detroit has recently received our new fleet of box trucks to pick up donations and deliver donated goods to our 10 thrift store locations.  Look for these trucks in a neighborhood near you! Want to see your logo on the back as a supporter of Society of St. Vincent de Paul – […] Read More »

Urgent Message

  Dear Friends, In times of real need, you’ve been one of our most loyal and generous supporters. You’ve been a true friend to the poorest and most vulnerable in our community… Today, I’m turning to you with confidence, hopeful that you’ll help us through a difficult moment. Please, will you? We are experiencing a […] Read More »

Summer Food Shortage - Please Help

  We’re experiencing a serious shortfall this summer at food pantries we seek to support across Metro Detroit. Your gift today will help us restock our shelves and say “YES!” when a hungry individual or family come seeking food and other basic assistance.  God bless you for acting today! Read More »

YOUR Help this Summer is URGENTLY Needed!

  Local families like Bethany and her 6-year-old son Lucas and 4-year-old daughter Annie, need your help today. Before they found St. Vincent de Paul, they were past due on their bills, they didn’t have enough to eat and they had received an eviction notice. They had nowhere to turn for help. This little family […] Read More »

I'm praying you can help with this problem...

Dear Friends, You may not realize it, but summer is an extremely difficult time for local families in need – and that means the demand for help from St. Vincent de Paul runs extra high. The only way our Vincentian volunteers can serve all who need help throughout the summer is with the unselfish, sacrificial […] Read More »

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