Last week, our nation felt once again the pain and suffering caused by violence born out of the insidious evil of racism. A shockwave swept across our communities, hitting home for our many Asian-American sisters and brothers. There are no words at this time to express our deepest sorrow for the loss of life in…

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The Best Antidote to Reducing Homelessness Is Preventing People from Becoming Homeless. St. Vincent de Paul joins the community to listen, engage, and build relationships that assist and advocate for individuals and families to meet basic needs and achieve stability and self-sufficiency. We inherited a set of values, convictions, and ideals from our founders. They…

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Gym Rats: Working for the Common Good! Recently, I had the opportunity, after 47 years, to reconnect with an old basketball foe, who is now the Governor of our great state of Washington, Jay Inslee. I met him face to face again (off the basketball court) in the Governor’s Office in Olympia. We talked about…

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Donation Pick-Ups Suspended  Please note that we are suspending donation pick-ups until further notice. As a result, we will not be accepting donation intake telephone calls or scheduling of donation pick-ups via our website. Please Take Your Donations to Our Thrift Stores If you have donations, please take them to one of our thrift stores. Our Thrift…

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Donation Pick-Ups Suspended Through July 31, 2016 Please note that we are suspending donation pick-ups from today through July 31, 2106. As a result, we will not be accepting donation intake calls or scheduling of donation pick-ups via our website now through July 31, 2016. Pick-Ups Already Scheduled If you have already been scheduled for…

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St. Vincent de Paul, through a partnership with InterConnection.org, one of the largest refurbishers of used computers in the U.S., is now collecting functional laptops and cell phones at St. Vinnie’s five thrift stores located in King County. InterConnection collects the laptops and cell phones from our stores and transports them to their state-of-the-art computer…

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