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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

  • 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 […]
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Annual Report

Stories of Hope

Spotlight

  • Join Us at the 2017 Friends of the Poor Walk!
    Save the Date for this year’s Friends of the Poor Walk September 30, 2017! Belle Isle, Detroit, MI 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, and Wayne. […]
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News and Events

Operation Coat Check Supported by Flagstar Bank

Flagstar Bank has joined forces with St. Vincent de Paul this holiday season to put warm coats on our neighbors in need.  Operation Coat Check begins Monday, November 2nd and runs through Friday, November 20th.   Flagstar customers and employees can support the Operation Coat Check program by dropping off a new or gently-worn coat at any […]

SVdP joins Boy Scouts of America for Scouting for Clothing Drive

This year we are partnering with Boy Scouts of America, Great Lakes Field Service Council for a 40,000 household clothing drive in Southeastern Michigan!   The Boy Scouts will be collecting donations of clothing and shoes on Saturday, November 14th.  Look for the door hangers being distributed on Saturday, November 7th!      

Champions of Charity Clothing and Shoe Drive Winner Crowned

Gabriel Richard High School in Riverview won this year’s Champions of Charity Competition!  The trophy was awarded on Saturday, October 24th before the Prep Bowl at Ford Field. Gabriel Richard collected the most items with a total of 6,160 pounds. Accepting the trophy was Bella McLaury (left), Joseph Whalen – Principal, and Jessica Baginski (right) with SVdP’s […]

Friends of the Poor Walk 2015

St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) will hold its eighth annual Friends of the Poor Walk on Saturday, October 17, 2015.  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 our […]

An Evening of Hearts event to benefit Journey to Housing

Join us on November 6, 2015 for An Evening of Hearts to benefit Journey to Housing.   This event will begin at 6:00 p.m. at St. Mary’s Cultural Center – 18100 Merriman Rd, Livonia, MI 48152 Your $75.00 ticket includes: Hors d’oeuvres, Dinner, Beer/Wine Silent and Live Auctions Click here to purchase tickets If you prefer […]

SVdP’s “Operation Coat Check” partners with Detroit Tiger Alex Avila and Dryclean Depot

St. Vincent de Paul partners with Dryclean Depot for Operation Coat Check, a Metro Detroit wide effort to collect coats to keep those in need warm this winter. St. Vincent de Paul is asking Metro Detroiters to go through their closets and “check” their coats.  If they are too small, too big, or too anything […]

Pancake Breakfast & Bake Sale Fundraiser

Event: Pancake Breakfast hosted by St. Thomas More Youth Group and SVdP conference Location:  St. Thomas More Parish, 4580 Adams Road, Troy Date:  Sunday, October 4, 8:30 am – 1 pm Facts:  All You Can Eat Pancakes as well as sausage, juice, coffee and tea.  There will also be a bake sale. Tickets:  Tickets are $7.00, […]

2015 Annual Fund Drive

Our Most Important Fundraiser of the Year… Thanks for helping! Our 2015 Annual Fund Drive is underway. Your gift today will help determine how many of our neighbors in need we’ll be able to help in the coming months. Please, will you join forces with St. Vincent de Paul today with a gift to support […]

Letter from Bill Brazier: 2015 Annual Fund Drive

  Dear Friends, Thank you for being such a wonderful friend to our neighbors in need. I’m so grateful that I can count on you! I wanted to let our our caring supporters and friends know that we’ve just kicked off our 2015 Annual Fund Drive. This is our most important fundraising effort of the […]

Dental Clinic Looking for Volunteers

St. Vincent de Paul Detroit Dental Clinic is looking for volunteer dental professionals willing to donate their time. Please contact Nancy Harmon at nharmon@svdpdetroit.org for more information. Thank you for helping your neighbors in need smile again!

Store Volunteers Needed

St. Vincent de Paul Detroit is looking for volunteers, either organizations willing to donate their time, or individuals to come in and help sort through donated items for a few hours. Please contact Suzanne Suciu at ssuciu@svdpdetroit.org. Thank you for helping your neighbors in need!

SVdP’s 24th Annual Golf Classic

  Thank you to all who joined us for some fun on the golf course on Monday, June 22, 2015 at Pine Lake Country Club in West Bloomfield.  All proceeds from the “Red” Martin & Msg. Gerald Martin Golf Classic directly benefit children in need of a FREE summer camp experience at Camp Ozanam. Summer […]

Art Van Charity Challenge

St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) will participate in the Art Van Charity Challenge from May 18th at noon until June 22nd at 1:59:59 p.m., using all funds donated during the challenge to provide underprivileged youth a summer camp experience at St. Vincent de Paul’s Camp Ozanam.  Beginning May 18th, prospective donors can go here to […]

Will you help us make it through the summer?

Dear Compassionate Friends, I need you, as one of St. Vincent de Paul’s most caring 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 […]

YOU can help us change lives this summer…

  Your support of St. Vincent de Paul’s ministry can help someone who has lost hope like Mary and Todd*… Mary and Todd were distressed when they received the news that the school district had eliminated Todd’s long time job. The news came without warning. The family had little in the way of savings and […]

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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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