A network of friends, inspired by Gospel values, growing in holiness and building a more just world
through personal relationships with and service to people in need.
If you need help, please contact our Family Resource Center at (925) 439-5060.

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 29 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.




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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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Our Thrift Stores Are Now Only a Click Away!

Our Thrift Stores Are Now Only a Click Away! We are excited to announce the opening of the first ever St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County online store! Beginning this month, we will be offering a selection of items from each of our Thrift Stores on eBay.com. Featured items will include beautiful antique furniture, like this hand-carved dresser: Our eBay store will include jewelry, collector’s items, and quality clothing items, like these Wilson Rush Pro 2.5 athletic shoes: [...]

2019 Bay Area Ozanam Orientation for New Volunteers and Renewal for Experienced Volunteers, “Vincentians”

Save the Date: January 26, 2019 8:30 AM- 3:00 PM (Lunch is provided.) Wells Fargo Conference Center 1755 Grant Street Concord, CA. What is the Ozanam Orientation? The Ozanam Orientation provides a solid foundation of the Society and its purpose to new and experienced volunteer Vincentians, alike! The purpose of the program is to introduce new volunteers to the message “who we are and what we are all about” and to re-acquaint existing members with our spirituality and heritage, and [...]