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.


Profiles in Kindness: Aeyshia Corio

The holiday season can be a busy time for many; there are dinners to cook, travel arrangements to be made, relatives to be picked up from the airport, gifts to be found (and wrapped!) and various events to attend. Unfortunately, for thousands of families in Contra Costa County, the holiday season also comes with a sense of mounting frustration - not the least of which is rooted in trying to provide basic needs for their families.  Approximately 10% of county [...]

This Holiday Season, Your Donation Can Provide Help to Families In Need 

Dear Friends: One of the best parts of working for St. Vincent de Paul is seeing how we make a difference in the lives of so many people. One of those people, Tracy Pitts, has a remarkable story. Tracy is mom who struggled in the past with addiction and unemployment. There were times when she fought to provide a home and food for herself and her young daughter. But Tracy always had an interest in helping others, so when she [...]