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We have been providing aid in Contra
Costa County to those in need since 1964.

St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County (SVdP CC) was founded in 1964. We provide direct aid services at our Family Resource Center in Pittsburg and throughout the county through 27 parish conferences. SVdP CC strives to provide concrete aid to those in need.

Our many programs provide food, clothing, shelter, rental assistance, medical services, employment, and workforce development to our neighbors in Contra Costa County. We collaborate with several Bay Area agencies including Loaves & Fishes, Catholic Charities, RotaCare Bay Area, Winter Nights Shelter, One Warm Coat, and the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano Counties.

Inspired by values of charity, humility, and social justice, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County provides person-to-person service of time, talent, and resources to help our neighbors in need regardless of gender, national origin, race, or religion. Our mission is to bring aid and support to those who are poor and suffering in Contra Costa County. We are proud to serve Contra Costa County.

Help Support Our Programs

You can make a secure online financial donation to SVdP 24 hours a day. Please click the donate button below. To arrange for the pick-up of donated furniture, clothing, etc., please call SVdP at (925) 439-5060, Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm.

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Bank of America Grants SVdP $10,000 in Spirit of East Bay Gives!

St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County is participating in East Bay Gives 2017, a 24-hour online giving day that supports the important work of the Bay Area’s nonprofits, taking place today, May 4, 2017. For the 4th annual day of giving, East Bay Gives aims to mobilize more than 40,000 people to give $5 million to support hundreds of nonprofits in the East Bay, San Francisco and Silicon Valley. In spirit of the event, Bank of America has recently provided [...]

Spiritual Advisor Training – In Spanish!

On June 17, 2017 The Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County and its local branch (Conference) at St. Peter Martyr Catholic Church, Pittsburg will host the very first Spiritual Advisor Training ever to be presented in the Spanish language. The translation of the Spiritual Advisor Training Material has been facilitated by Deacon Gene Smith (Past National President of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul USA) and sisters of the Daughters of Charity. Vincentians (SVdP trained [...]

Congratulations WFD Cycle 9!

On Thursday, April 20, 2017 St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County bid farewell to its 9th Cycle of Workforce Development Program trainees. The 24-week program was designed for short and long-term success. It provides paid, on-the-job training and soft skill classes for its participants. Students/trainees take away valuable life skills, knowledge on workplace conduct and job searching, networking capabilities and much more. To learn more, visit our Workforce Development Page on our website. Congratulations, once again, to our graduates! [...]