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St. Vincent de Paul: Santa Clara County

St. Vincent de Paul Santa Clara County

Publications and Resources


Wouldn’t it be wonderful if there was a way to help a needy family stay together in their home AND make your neighbors happy? Well, SVdP has just the program. You can donate that old auto to SVdP and we will turn it into funds that will help a needy family stay together, in their […]

SVdP’s Most Holy Trinity Conference Pilots Homeless Shelter Program

St. Vincent de Paul of Santa Clara County’s Most Holy Trinity Conference saw a need to shelter the homeless so they acted on it. With funds from generous donors they launched The Most Holy Trinity Homeless Shelter Program on February 7th. The Shelter Program is able to house up to 15 guests for a week […]

Saint Lucy Conference SVDP partners with Grocery Outlet

For the last two years Chevonne and Darren Johst, owners of the Downtown San Jose Grocery Outlet located at 272 E. Santa Clara Street, San Jose, have invited the Saint Lucy Conference of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul to partner with them in the Grocery Outlet Independence from Hunger Food Drive. This year […]

St. Vincent de Paul holds Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Santa Clara County volunteers and Council employees got together at St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church in Los Gatos for an appreciation pot-luck luncheon. Hosted by John Thielmann, President of the St. Mary SVdP Conference, it was an afternoon of bonding and celebrating our accomplishments in […]

Stats Shot: Homelessness in the Heart of Silicon Valley

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Driving along the web of suburban freeways that crisscross Silicon Valley, it’s sometimes hard to see the problem of homelessness. Stopped at a traffic light on an off-ramp, you might catch a glimpse of an encampment partially hidden in the dry vegetation. http://www.routefifty.com/2015/07/santa-clara-county-homelessness/116905/

SVdP Back-to-School Supply Drive

In August several of the SVdP conferences throughout Santa Clara County held their annual Back-to-School Supply Drive. Thanks to the generosity of our supporters we were able to provide backpacks packed with school supplies to hundreds of students to ensure they had what was needed to start the school year. Barbara Pollock of our St. […]