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Fresh Thyme Giving Bag Program

We are elated to announce that the Society of St. Vincent de Paul has been notified that we are receiving donations through the Fresh Thyme Giving Bag Program! The program offers a special Giving Bag featuring a Giving Tag. This tag allows Fresh Thyme shoppers to direct a $1 donation to qualifying non-profits. What a great [...]

2019-02-06T15:42:02+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Conference News|

Don’t Trade It – Donate It! We Accept Vehicle Donations!

Rather than let your car, truck, RV or other vehicle just sit in your garage, driveway or yard, donate it to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul - Evansville Council and give it something better to do! The SVDP Evansville Council accepts all types of vehicles—cars, trucks, boats, RVs and more. As long as [...]

2019-01-08T17:27:45+00:00 January 8th, 2019|Conference News|

Support Tons of Toys!

2018 Tons of Toys - Toy Drive In partnership with WIKY Radio & Lucas Oil Centers, the Tons of Toys program guarantees a Merry Christmas for every Evansville child! How can you get involved? Bring a new, unwrapped toy to the Thrift Store or Food Pantry through December 20, 2018. Bring a new, unwrapped toy [...]

2018-12-03T18:15:55+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Conference News, Food Pantry, Thrift Store|

Keeping the Lights On for “Charlene”

"Charlene" lives and works in boundaries of the St. Ben’s parish. Two kids. Single Mom. No benefits (not even Workers Compensation). Charlene cleans homes for a living, and she does her best to provide. When Charlene was on her way to work last month, an inattentive driver rear-ended Charlene’s car at a stoplight with such [...]

2018-07-01T20:09:35+00:00 July 1st, 2018|Conference News|

Holy Redeemer Conference Making a Difference

The Holy Redeemer Conference of St. Vincent DePaul Society is committed through person to person service to help our neighbors who are suffering.  In our last fiscal year ending September 25, 2017, we visited a a total of 306 homes, eldercare facilities and shut ins, and helped 869 neighbors and parishioners. We aided those in need [...]

2018-02-09T20:25:07+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Conference News|

Thank You to Special Volunteer

*** A BIG SHOUT OUT *** We want to thank Mike McCullough, a member of the Good Shepherd Conference of SVdP, for donating countless hours to create our new employee manual and volunteer manual. We LOVE our volunteers! Thank you Mike!!! St. Vincent de Paul can serve neighbors in need primarily because of the voluntary [...]

2018-02-09T20:37:13+00:00 February 4th, 2018|Conference News, Volunteer News|

St. Ben’s Vincentians Do Their Part During the Holidays

The following are two submissions from the St. Ben's Conference sharing their outreach experiences during the holidays. Feeding the Hungry at Thanksgiving Recalling the Lord’s preferential option for the poor, St. Ben’s Vincentians gave thanks on Thanksgiving by seeing to the needs of the hungry poor: those within our midst, and beyond our Cathedral doors. [...]

2017-12-27T15:01:32+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Conference News|