28 08, 2019

You can keep your dignity while receiving help at SVdP

By |2019-12-23T22:38:14+00:00August 28th, 2019|E-Newsletter, Uncategorized|0 Comments

We are so grateful to you for your support of our programs. Your donation goes on to touch the lives of thousands – whether the most vulnerable in our community are facing an urgent need or someone who has suffered a severe sudden setback. The high cost of living negatively effects many of us, especially [...]

12 07, 2019

Volunteers of the Month: Randy and Donna Trana

By |2019-12-23T22:40:08+00:00July 12th, 2019|E-Newsletter, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Randy and Donna Trana have been volunteering with St. Vincent de Paul since they moved to the area about 3 years ago. To them, it was an easy transition to make, considering they had moved for job-related reasons in the past all over the country. This time, however, they wanted to be closer to their [...]

8 01, 2018

St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County Announces New Executive Director

By |2018-04-17T23:21:38+00:00January 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pittsburg, CA - St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County announces today that effective December 15, Melanie Anguay Executive Director, after 6 years at the helm of the organization, has left the organization to accept a new position that will help advance her career.  In her statement, Melanie explained, “I have truly enjoyed supporting St. [...]

22 08, 2017

St. Vincent de Paul Needs Volunteers For Our Cooking Classes!

By |2017-10-06T21:33:38+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The RotaCare Pittsburg Free Medical Clinic at St. Vincent de Paul holds cooking classes to teach individuals and families living in poverty with chronic medical conditions how to cook healthy and nutritious meals! In previous years, we've had moderate attendance at about 6-10 adults with children. It has tripled over the past year, and our [...]

14 08, 2017

Pittsburg Diamonds Baseball Team To Have Fundraiser For RotaCare Pittsburg!

By |2017-09-08T21:22:40+00:00August 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

On 8/31, the Pittsburg Diamonds Baseball Team is having a fundraiser for RotaCare Pittsburg Free Medical Clinic at St. Vincent de Paul! Members of the Pacific Association of Professional Baseball Clubs, the Diamonds were founded in 2014 and play about 40 home games during the season. The Diamonds have boasted multiple former major league baseball [...]

10 08, 2017

Local Teens Coordinate St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County 10th Annual Friends of the Poor® Walk/Run

By |2017-10-02T16:14:35+00:00August 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Danville, CA, August 2, 2017― Local teens are helping St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County, (SVdP), a nonprofit organization that helps those living in poverty, conduct the 10th Annual Friends of the Poor® Walk/Run on September 30, 2017 to benefit Contra Costa County residents struggling with the challenges of poverty. The event starts [...]

7 07, 2017

Leadership Transition at SVdP – President Election

By |2017-08-22T18:53:05+00:00July 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A new election is underway for St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County's District Council President. All Vincentians, SVdP trained volunteers, are invited to take part in the decision making process! There will be a "Meet the Candidate" forum taking place at the beginning of the next District Council Meeting on July 15 @ 9:30am-12:30am. [...]

29 06, 2017

Knights of Columbus Golf Tournament to Support SVdP’s Clinic Program!

By |2017-08-14T15:36:40+00:00June 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Knights of Columbus (KofC) at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Parish will hold a Golf Tournament on Monday, July 24, 2017 at the beautiful Crow Canyon Country Club in Danville, California. Registration includes BBQ Lunch and optional pre-tournament contests. 4 Player Scramble Shotgun Tee-off at noon. The cost for this event is only $195. [...]

12 06, 2017

RotaCare Bay Area Awards St. Vincent de Paul “Excellence in Partnership”

By |2017-08-10T16:23:58+00:00June 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

St. Vincent de Paul received the "Excellence in Partnership" Award at the RotaCare Bay Area 2017 Gala and Silent Auction.  SVdP was lauded for partnering with RotaCare to provide the "RotaCare Pittsburg Free Medical Clinic at St. Vincent de Paul". The free clinic is located in the SVdP Family Resource Center in Pittsburg, and has [...]

26 05, 2017

Wheelchair Foundation Donates 10 Wheelchairs To SVdP

By |2017-07-07T20:57:00+00:00May 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

"The Wheelchair Foundation is a nonprofit organization leading an international effort to create awareness of the needs and abilities of people with physical disabilities, to promote the joy of giving, create global friendship, and to deliver a wheelchair to every child, teen and adult in the world who needs one, but cannot afford one. For [...]