“God has great timing”

READ how St. Edward parish in Seattle revived its St. Vincent de Paul Conference. These Vincentians now help hundreds of their neighbors. “Social outreach and life, justice and peace are so central to who we are as Catholics and St. Vincent de Paul does such a good job reaching out to those in need.” –…

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Meet Jasmin

Jasmin* is no stranger to hardship, or hope. A single mom to two kids, Jasmin is working on getting financial aid for school and finding housing. A hard worker with a great attitude, Jasmin wants a better life for her family. Mold in her apartment was damaging her and her son’s health. She was also…

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Join our Network of Care

Responding with Mercy & Compassion in a time of Crisis COVID-19 has brought new challenges into the lives of our neighbors who reach out to us every day of the year. Thanks to people like you who give what they can, St. Vincent de Paul of Seattle|King County (SVdP) brings help and hope to the…

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A Grateful Food Bank Neighbor

(This handwritten note was sent by an anonymous neighbor to St. Vincent de Paul’s Georgetown Food Bank). Dear Folks: Thank you to you all for the help you have given us.  We only show up when the cupboard really is bare and a paycheck is slow in coming or not coming at all.  We have…

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Keep The Lights On!

One of our home visit teams recently visited Maria. She had three children including a little baby, and two older siblings. She spoke very little English, but enough that our home visit team could prioritize her needs. Her husband, an undocumented worker, picked up odd jobs here and there, but they lived in fear he…

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A Shelter of Hope

Seattle Homeless Prevention St. Vincent de Paul When Tiffany called St. Vincent de Paul, she had $20 in her pocket and a promise from an agency to provide her family with rental assistance in two weeks. Temporary shelters were full. Until then, she and her two children had no place to stay. Tiffany had a…

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