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Donate at a church near you!

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Find a pop-up location near you to make a donation! Drop off any usable and small household goods, clothes, electronics, appliances, and misc from 8 am – 1:30 pm.Large item pickups, please call 1-800-974-3571
Pop-up locations change every Sunday.

For first World Day of the Poor, Francis encourages personal encounter

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Vatican City, Jun 13, 2017 / 04:35 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his message for the first World Day of the Poor, Pope Francis said that the suffering and broken bodies of the poor are where we encounter the body of Christ – and to know Christ we must know the poor. “If we truly wish to encounter Christ, we have to touch his body in the suffering bodies of the poor, as a response to the sacramental communion bestowed in the Eucharist,” he said in his message, released June 13. “The Body of Christ, broken in the sacred liturgy, can be seen, through charity and sharing, in the faces and persons of the most vulnerable of our brothers and sisters.” “We may think of the poor simply as the beneficiaries of our occasional volunteer work, or of impromptu acts of generosity that appease our conscience,” he continued. Read the full article: Click here

Student Workshop to Start Your Professional Path

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This is a Summer Workshop Open to all. You are never to young to begin building your resume.  This event is student run at the Learning Center inside of the worlds largest thrift store all revenue that the store makes goes back into helping the community. From helping women and children attain affordable housing to ensuring that those who struggle to pay for utilities no longer have to worry as St. Vincent provides financial assistance. Click here to register for June 23

Donate today

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Make donation to @SVdPLA today and help us get people back on their feet. Schedule a donation now: 1-800-974-3571.

SVdPLA Leadership to Community Bank Training

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St. Vincent de Paul of Los Angeles’ top management attended a leadership training courtesy of  Community Banktoday at the bank’s Pasadena headquarters, invited by the banks’ AVP, Marketing Officer, Lizette Vargas, MBA, a member of SVdPLA’s PR & Marketing Advisory Committee. The training was on leading employees from different generations, titled Bridging the Gap Between Generations, led by Jenny Ketchepaw, VP, Training Manager, Human Resources.  Thank you Community Bank! We appreciate your support of our mission serving the poor and homeless.

Sunday Donation Drop Off Locations

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New donation drop off locations near you! Be sure to gather usable and small discards of household goods, clothes, electronics, appliances and misc items to drop off at a center near you!

Help Us Help Others

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St. Vincent de Paul has over 140 volunteer groups in Los Angeles county helping the underserved. Make your donation and help us get people back on their feet. Schedule a donation now at 800.974.3571