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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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From Our Director

  • 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 […]
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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: […]

St. Patrick’s Day Shopping Spree Contest!

Our Most Valuable Resource

It isn’t easy keeping up with the needs of local individuals and families who turn to St. Vincent de Paul for help. Especially in the dead of winter, many – children, the elderly, the disabled, mothers and fathers – in our community are hurting. But with God’s blessing and your compassion, we’re able to bring […]

Join me in welcoming Shelly Robertson, our new Director of Development. Please read her message below…

  Dear Friends, I can’t tell you how happy and honored I am to join our Executive Director, Deacon Chris Stark, and the rest of the St. Vincent de Paul staff and volunteers to serve the poorest and most vulnerable of our community. And though I know it won’t be easy keeping up with the […]

SVdP Donation Trucks Vandalized

We are sad to report that our donation trucks were vandalized sometime in the early morning on Wednesday, February 1st at our Westland location. Currently our entire fleet is out of commission to pick up donations in homes and from our drop box locations. We estimate the physical damage to be between $3,000 and $5,000. […]

Your generosity at work in 2017…

Dear Caring Friend, Thank you for all your support in 2016! You’ve been a great friend to our most vulnerable neighbors through St. Vincent de Paul. Because of you, we’ve been able to help many in our local community who had fallen on hard times this past year. But as I write today, many are […]

Join us at SVdP Camps Work Days – May 6th and 7th

We Need You at… Camp Stapleton & Camp Ozanam! We will be working on a multitude of projects around the camp. Bring the family…all ages welcome as long as they can work! Join us for two days, a day, or a few hours! Meals, overnight housing, and fun provided! Need more info?  Visit the Facebook […]

Our 2016 Year End Campaign is underway…

Will you finish the year with a final act of kindness?  Please help a neighbor in need by making a tax-deductible gift today. It’s your last chance to make a year-end gift and give us a jump start on our good works for 2017 – and your generosity truly makes a difference! This past year […]

2016 Year End Campaign

  Dear Friend, With the Christmas season almost here and 2016 quickly coming to a close, I want you to know what a tremendous difference you’ve made this year. I couldn’t be more grateful for your compassion and help. Through St. Vincent de Paul, you’re transforming lives. Among other good works, you’ve fed the hungry, […]

Grant from Blue Cross Blue Shield Awarded to SVdP Dental Clinic

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan recently awarded the St. Vincent de Paul Dental Clinic a $10,000 grant award as part of $1 million provided to safety net providers across the state Grants expand opportunities for low-income, uninsured Michiganders Safety net clinics statewide will receive more than $1 million of support from grants awarded by […]

2016 Christmas Hope Appeal

As the holiday season approaches, I think of the many here in the Southeast Michigan community are hungry and homeless. Families like Sarah’s*. Sarah and her family were in turmoil. Sarah is a single mother who had been diagnosed with cancer. Scared, alone and afraid she decided to fight… she had to cut hours from […]

2016 Christmas Hope Drive

  Dear Friend, As the holiday season approaches, I think of the good works of mercy and compassion happening here at St. Vincent de Paul – and I’m thankful for you. You’ve been a great friend supporting our efforts throughout the year. But as I write today, many here in the Southeast Michigan community are […]

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 […]

A Special Message about #GivingTuesday

Today, November 29th is Giving Tuesday.  Please consider a gift to St. Vincent de Paul to help our neighbors in need.

Giving Tuesday is November 29th!

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 November 29, 2016. This year, St. Vincent de Paul – Detroit has partnered with Weingartz, Christian Financial Credit Union and […]

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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