Community Information Database
St. Vincent de Paul Society
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||St. Vincent de Paul Society|
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Anytime (Answering machine available)|
|Description:||The St. Vincent de Paul Society (SVDP) is a nonprofit organization that provides direct assistance to anyone suffering or in need. We offer a lifeline to those in want of food and clothing, rent assistance, medical aid, help with addiction or incarceration, employment and shelter.
The DISTRICT COUNCIL is a grouping of conferences for the purpose of maintaining spiritual unity and communication within a geographical area. The Santa Cruz District Council was formed in 1969 as a non-profit corporation which joins together all of the conferences within Santa Cruz County.
ELIGIBILITY: Anyone in need. Call, leave address and phone number on machine.
FEES: None with pre-authorized voucher.
FUNDING SOURCE: Most Conferences are funded through special Sunday collections held four times per year in their parishes. These funds are typically returned to local needy families. The Council raises funds through the operation of three thrift stores in the county.
|Programs:||Local Food Pantries:
Our Lady Star of the Sea, 515 Frederick St., Santa Cruz 438-1458
San Augustin, 257 Glenwood Dr., Scotts Valley 438-3633
St. Joseph, 435 Monterey Ave., Capitola 688-6990
|Volunteer Info:||To help keep costs low, volunteers are often used as clerks, sorters, truck drivers, and for some management duties like promotion, supervising and merchandising.|
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fees:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Funding Source:||See Description Notes|
Clothing Donation Programs
Donation Drop Off Points
|This record last modified September 2, 2013|