The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is dedicated to helping the underprivileged, the poor, and the needy. We have several key services that help make our local community better. Learn more about the work we do!Learn more about our programs
OUR MISSION is inspired by values of charity, humility, and social justice. Since 1964, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County has provided person-to-person service of time, talent, and resources to help our neighbors in need. Working with partners, we aim to bring aid and comfort to those the poor and suffering in Contra Costa County without regard to gender, national origin, race or religion.
“It takes years to rebuild lives. Of course, we send packages, shoes and everything-but these are just immediate [needs]. In the long term, they need houses; they need livelihood. Maybe that’s something we should think about: how can we help people rebuild their homes, their lives, and also their livelihood?” Vincentians at Good Shepherd SVdP…
St. Vincent de Paul of St. Francis-Concord and the De La Salle Lacrosse team partnered once again to provide 150 Turkeys and Thanksgiving food baskets to the poor and underserved in Concord. These baskets will provide a Thanksgiving meal fore more than 600 people this Thanksgiving. This is the fourth year that the De La…
Upcoming EventsWinter 2013-2014
Check out our holiday-related volunteer opportunities:
Dec. 14: Holiday Food Basket/Hygiene Kit Assembly