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4 09, 2018

RotaCare Health Clinic Offers Free Mammograms

By | 2018-09-04T18:38:30+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on RotaCare Health Clinic Offers Free Mammograms

Saturday August 25, 2018, RotaCare Clinic, The Free Medical Clinic at the St Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County Family Resource Center, provided FREE mammogram testing, thanks to a partnership with Sutter Health and Life Saving Images. The Life Saving Images medical van was located in the parking lot of SVdP, 2210 Gladstone Dr., Pittsburg, CA 94565 [...]

1 08, 2018

Help Needed For Recent Northern California Wildfires

By | 2018-08-01T22:23:15+00:00 August 1st, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on Help Needed For Recent Northern California Wildfires

To our Vincentian and other friends in Contra Costa County, The recent (and ongoing) wildfires in Northern California have impacted a great number of persons; young and old alike. Some have lost their homes and possessions, others are being displaced, some have lost family member, and still others, for the first time in their lives, are in [...]

1 08, 2018

“Swing for the Clinic” Tournament Creates Champions For Healthcare

By | 2018-08-01T21:24:34+00:00 August 1st, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on “Swing for the Clinic” Tournament Creates Champions For Healthcare

In terms of serving the community, St. Vincent de Paul is better known for swinging into action. However, this summer we switched gears...and started Swinging for the Clinic! St Vincent de Paul teamed up with the Knights of Columbus St. Joan of Arc, San Ramon to assist them in spearheading a spectacular event. The 13th [...]

28 06, 2018

Highlights of SVdP’s First Ever Vincentian Family Picnic

By | 2018-06-28T21:08:31+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on Highlights of SVdP’s First Ever Vincentian Family Picnic

Despite the soaring temperatures, participants found ways to stay cool and celebrate the mission of St. Vincent de Paul and the fellowship our members enjoy volunteering together at the first ever Vincentian Family Picnic. Approximately 60 attendees joined us on Saturday, June 23, 2018 with the District Council and 13 conferences represented. Picnic attendees dined [...]

10 04, 2018

WorkForce Development Sessions Starting in April

By | 2018-04-10T16:05:42+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on WorkForce Development Sessions Starting in April

The Workforce Development Program at St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County is a paid transitional employment and mentoring program that provides training and work experience for those who are new to or recently re-entering the work force. The program begins with a two day Job Preparation Workshop. Participants learn to fill out applications, [...]

10 04, 2018

St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County Announces Appointment of Claudia Ramirez as Executive Director

By | 2018-04-10T15:42:30+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County Announces Appointment of Claudia Ramirez as Executive Director

Pittsburg, CA - St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County announces that effective March 16, 2018, Claudia Ramirez has been named as the organization’s Executive Director. ­ Claudia has served as the interim Executive Director of St. Vincent de Paul, since December 18, 2017. During her tenure at SVdP, the organization has successfully launched a [...]

16 02, 2018

St. Vincent de Paul opens new Brentwood Help and Hope Thrift Center

By | 2018-02-16T00:48:36+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on St. Vincent de Paul opens new Brentwood Help and Hope Thrift Center

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul has brought its mission to Brentwood, opening a new Help & Hope Thrift Center. More than a thrift store, the center offers a total package for helping those in need in Contra Costa County. The center had its soft opening on Feb. 5, and has scheduled a grand [...]

9 01, 2018

Coming Soon: Our New Brentwood Thrift Store!

By | 2018-01-09T23:46:31+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on Coming Soon: Our New Brentwood Thrift Store!

The new year is here and St. Vincent de Paul will be taking great strides to enhance the community it serves in 2018. St. Vincent de Paul is pleased to announce the opening of a new thrift store in the city of Brentwood this February. The SVdP Brentwood Help & Hope Thrift Center will be [...]

21 11, 2017

Please Contribute to the SVdP Pleasant Hill Fire Rebuilding Fund

By | 2017-11-21T00:35:45+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on Please Contribute to the SVdP Pleasant Hill Fire Rebuilding Fund

On Sunday, October 29, 2017, the St. Vincent de Paul Pleasant Hill Thrift Store experienced an early-morning fire that destroyed the donation area and caused substantial damage.  No one was injured in the fire, as it happened before 6:00 am, but fire and smoke damage to flooring, door frames, windows, computers and merchandise is significant, there is very [...]

6 10, 2017

Friends of the Poor Walks in Contra Costa County 2017

By | 2017-10-06T21:51:44+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on Friends of the Poor Walks in Contra Costa County 2017

First and foremost, St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County would like to thank all who participated in this year's FOP Walk - walkers, coordinators, supporters. The walks were held at three different locations this year: St. Isidore, St. Agnes, and St. Paul Catholic Churches. All three conferences were able to raise a considerable amount [...]