Ending Poverty Through Systematic Change

What is St. Vincent de Paul Ministry?

The members of this Society do outreach ministry with people who live within the parish boundaries. The efforts to alleviate the economic challenges faced by some people might include assistance with utilities or rent, food, clothing, furniture, or medication. This Society organizes the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive and Christmas Toy Drive for the parish.

Requirements
Volunteers need to be trained in the process by an active member of the Society.

Time
Approximately 3 hours a week on one day: morning or afternoon. One hour monthly meeting.

Activities
Respond to telephone messages, distribute food vouchers, and issue payments for utilities or rent. Requisition furniture or clothing from the SVDP Thrift Store. Attend monthly meetings.

Contact

Direct line 727-314-4968

Offsite St. Vincent de Paul (Soup Kitchen) Upper Pinellas Council: 727-441-3950