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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 From The Executive Director
      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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Stories of Hope

Spotlight

  • Join Us at the 2017 Friends of the Poor Walk!
    10th Annual Friends of the Poor Walk September 30, 2017! Belle Isle, Detroit, MI 9am Registration 10am Walk Kick off Please join us for a day of fun and friendship to support the work of St. Vincent de Paul! Funds raised will help those in need in the counties of Lapeer, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, St. Clair, […]
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News and Events

Praise 102.7 and St Vincent de Paul hold Water-Thon to help Flint Families

St. Vincent de Paul has teamed up with Praise 102.7 to hold a Water–Thon for the residents of Flint on Friday, April 25th.  Metro Detroiters are being asked to drop off bottled water and new packaged toiletry items to help struggling families in Flint who are dealing with the water crisis.  Praise 102.7 host Randi […]

Polish Mass and Dinner to benefit Camp Ozanam

Join us on Tuesday, April 5th for a mass and authentic Polish dinner at Orchard Lake Seminary.  Tickets are $100 each and all proceeds will help send kids to Camp Ozanam this summer! If interested, please call or email Beth at 313-393-2695 or bransom@svdpdet.org.  You can also print and email this form with your payment: […]

Support SVdP while shopping on Amazon

When you make purchases through our Amazon Smile link, St. Vincent de Paul receives a portion of your purchase back as a donation!  This is an easy way to support our mission while getting great deals on Amazon. Simply click the banner below or follow this link to start shopping:

2016 Easter Fund Drive

    As we prepare to celebrate Jesus’ resurrection and victory over death, I ask for your hearts to be open… to be prepared to experience a profound and beautiful feeling of hope and joy at Easter. How? One of the easiest and most effective ways is to extend yourself to another in need. Will you make a […]

Share the gift of hope this Easter…

Dear Friends, You are close in our work and in my prayers this Lent, as we begin to prepare for Easter. Every day, in fact, I’m reminded of the blessing and grace of having friends like you supporting our work… compassionate, caring people who know that families and individuals in our community are hurting and […]

National Council of SVdP features story on Matchan Nutrition Center

Detroit Area SVdP Aids Residents in Nutritional Education   For people living in poverty, nutritional needs often fall by the wayside. More and more nutrition is being overshadowed by affordability. Members of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul District Council of Oakland County in Detroit, Mich. took notice of this and set out to […]

Join us at the 25th Annual Golf Classic on June 20, 2016

 

Waterthon with 105.9 KISS FM benefits residents of Flint

Last Friday, February 5th, St. Vincent de Paul joined 105.9 Kiss FM’s ‪MasonAndCoCo‬ along with Fantasee Blu at The Bridge Restaurant for a KISS Water-Thon. Metro Detroiters were asked to drop off bottled water and new packaged toiletry items to help struggling families in Flint who are dealing with the water crisis.  The event was a great success!  Thank […]

105.9 KISS FM Waterthon to Help Residents of Flint

This Friday, February 5th, St. Vincent de Paul is joining 105.9 Kiss FM’s ‪MasonAndCoCo‬ along with Fantasee Blu at The Bridge Restaurant for a KISS Water-Thon. Metro Detroiters are being asked to drop off bottled water and new packaged toiletry items to help struggling families in Flint who are dealing with the water crisis. Doors open at 6:00am  

SVdP Dental Clinic Receives Grant from The Dresner Foundation

St. Vincent de Paul has been awarded a grant from the Dresner Foundation in the amount of $50,000 to support our Dental Clinic. The mission of St. Vincent de Paul Dental Clinic is to provide quality dental services to underserved and uninsured individuals in the Metro Detroit area. The clinic has the capacity to treat patients who need dental […]

Ladies Night at Art Van Furniture in Novi was a huge success!

On January 24, 2016, Art Van Furniture held a Ladies Night Out at their Novi location!  Over 700 women from the Metro Detroit area attended the evening of food, pampering and fun.  St. Vincent de Paul staff were on site to distribute information about our services and to collect coats for Operation Coat Check.  This […]

Bridges to HOPE Partnership Changes Lives in Michigan

Although providing meals, medical attention and clothing for those struggling is important, overcoming poverty in the communities Ascension serves takes more – such as equipping vulnerable individuals with the skills necessary to break the poverty cycle that limits their progress. This includes guiding them to find a safer environment, improved medical treatment and a steady […]

Help us this winter!

Dear Friends, Thank you… thank you for being such a generous supporter of St. Vincent de Paul in 2015. Your kindness has allowed us to help so many right here in Metro Detroit. Will you help us this winter? I wouldn’t ask if all was well, but in the extreme cold of our winter months, […]

Join SVdP at Ladies Night at Art Van Furniture in Novi!

Art Van Furniture in Novi is holding a Ladies Night on Sunday, January 24 from 6-9pm and St. Vincent de Paul staff members will be on-hand to collect coats for Operation Coat Check!  Click here to RSVP for this fun evening of food & drinks, pampering & prizes!

SVdP’s “Operation Coat Check” partners with Art Van Furniture

St. Vincent de Paul and Art Van Furniture are partnering on Operation Coat Check, a community campaign across Michigan to collect coats to keep those in need warm this winter. St. Vincent de Paul is asking individuals to go through their closets and “check” for coats that they no longer wear anymore. From Monday, January 11 […]

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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