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For more than 130 years, St. Vincent de Paul has been privileged to provide critical support to residents of Southeastern Michigan who are hurting. Through our hands-on charitable work, we’ve been a vital part of the community, offering food assistance, emergency support and disaster relief services to help enhance the lives of the less fortunate in our region.
 
 
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  • 26th Annual Golf Classic – June 19, 2017
    Mark your calendars for the 2017 Golf Classic.  This year’s fun-filled event will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017 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: […]
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News and Events

BCBSM Helps SVDP Build Dental Clinic

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan helps build self-esteem with a great smile! Listen as Executive Director Bill Brazier explains St. Vincent’s de Paul’s partnership with this generous company.

Receiving Assistant Store Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION TITLE:                      Receiving Assistant Store Manager FLSA STATUS:       Exempt REPORTS TO:         Store Manager POSITION Manages all Store Associates, Volunteers, and Trucking Staff assigned to the Thrift Store Backroom, including Receiving/Shipping, Donation Center, Processing, and Storage, to achieve the highest levels of productivity, organization and maintenance. PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES HUMAN RESOURCES Adheres […]

Soft Lines Assistant Store Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION TITLE:                  Soft Lines Assistant Store Manager FLSA:                      Exempt Reports To:        Store Manager Position Summary: Assist store manager in coordinating all store activities. Must accept responsibility for the stores overall operation in the […]

Hard Lines Assistant Store Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION TITLE:                     Hard Lines Assistant Store Manager FLSA:                         Exempt Reports To:            Store Manager Position Summary: Assist store manager in coordinating all store activities. Must accept responsibility for […]

Camp Program Helps Boy and Girls Deal With Grief

A unique camp experience, Loving Arms Camp, is offered through a collaboration between St. John Health System and Camp Ozanam, a Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) summer camp for boys and girls. This program allows camper to participate in an hour long grief session to help the boys and girls identify what is […]

2014 Annual Fund Drive

    Our Most Important Fundraiser of the Year… Will you help? Our 2014 Annual Fund Drive is now underway. It will help determine how many of our neighbors in need we can serve in the coming months. Please, will you make a gift today to help? Your gift will lift up a family or […]

Housing Program to Help the Homeless

The National Coalition for the Homeless reported there are some 86,000 homeless persons in Michigan, 50 percent of which are families. In western Wayne County alone there are over 500 homeless children. These numbers were difficult for Lorraine Zaksek and Joan Carr to hear and they wanted to do something about it. They teamed up […]

G.A. Fuchs Presents the New Catholic Art Gallery

  Join G.A. Fuchs on Saturday, September 27th from 9:30 am – 5:00 pm, with a sneak peak Friday, September 26th from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm of their new Catholic Art Gallery. 20% of the sales of Catholic Art will go to support the work of St. Vincent de Paul and the programs we provide for […]

2014 Friends of the Poor Walk

St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) will hold its seventh annual Friends of the Poor Walk on Saturday, September 13, 2014.  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 […]

Grand Opening West Bloomfield Thrift Store

  We are very excited to announce the Grand Opening of our new thrift store in West Bloomfield! Come join us on Tuesday, August 26 from 5-7 pm with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 5:30 pm.  Every purchase you make goes right back into our work in the community – what a great way to give […]

2014 Summer Shortfall

The summer is upon us and unfortunately donations to support our good works of mercy drop as people take a break from their normal giving routines or leave for vacation. But this is exactly when we need an extra dose of help! The demand for our services is extremely high right now… Please, will you help today? […]

Westland Grand Re-Opening Celebration

    On Wednesday, May 21, 2014, St. Vincent de Paul held its Grand Re-Opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony and a plaque presentation to honor Brian Woehlke, a Wayne-Westland Firefighter who was killed while fighting the fire that destroyed the building next to St. Vincent de Paul.  A plaque honoring his memory hangs on […]

I’m praying you can help with this problem…

Dear Caring Friend, I need you, as one of St. Vincent de Paul’s most compassionate donors, to be aware of a serious situation… 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 […]

Re-Grand Opening of Westland St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store

Join us on May 21st for the Re-Grand Opening of the St. Vincent de Paul Westland Store, located at 6613 N. Wayne Road in Westland, between Ford and Warren.  From 9am to 8pm, celebrate with us and enjoy special discounts, food, family fun and more! 11 am ribbon cutting ceremony with Westland Mayor Bill Wild. Do […]

2014 Easter Fund Drive

Dear Caring Supporters, “Help one another. That is what Jesus teaches us. This is what I do. And I do it with my heart.” That’s simple, but potentially life-altering, advice for YOU from Pope Francis. In fact, loving one another – especially the least of our sisters and brothers – is exactly what God calls us to […]

Donate

In today’s trying financial times, your help is needed more than ever – more and more people are having trouble making ends meet, putting food on the table or receiving even basic health care. At the same time, charitable funds are dwindling. So, please donate in any way you can, there are many options available.
 
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Thrift Stores

Our 10 St. Vincent de Paul Thrift stores have something for everyone! We offer a great variety of items from designer clothing, to furniture, new mattresses, household goods and cleaning products. You can give back to your community by shopping at St. Vincent de Paul Thrift stores!
 
 
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Become a Member

The fundamental elements of St. Vincent de Paul are Friendship, Spirituality and Service. It is the aim of all Vincentians (members of the society) to continually grow in these areas.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Dental

The mission of St. Vincent de Paul-Detroit, Dental Clinic is to provide low cost dental services to underserved and uninsured individuals in the Metro Detroit area.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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