More Thanksgiving help requested by SVdP Volunteer Conferences


Society's St. Madeleine Conference in Pomona

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul’s St. Madeleine Conference in Pomona is seeking the public's assistance with food donations and financial gifts for its Thanksgiving distribution to the local poor and homeless who have already signed up for the baskets. Assistance is needed with the following:

Thanksgiving Baskets – Canned food for 100 families. Donations accepted from 9 am to 4:30 pm until November 17.

Community Thanksgiving Meal – Rolls, Bread, Yams, Canned Vegetables, Gravy, Butter and Punch for 80 individuals. Donations accepted from 9 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, in the parish office (and) from 7:30 am to 5 pm on Sunday in the parish hall until November 22.

In addition, financial gifts to purchase the needed food can be earmarked ‘2011 SVdP Thanksgiving’ and sent to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul St. Madeleine Conference, 931 E. Kingsley Ave., Pomona, CA 91767.

For more information, please call 909-865-4433.


Society's Nativity Conference in Los Angeles

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul’s St. Nativity Conference in Los Angeles is seeking the public's assistance with food donations and financial gifts for its Thanksgiving basket distribution to the local poor who have already signed up for the baskets.

Items sought include frozen turkeys and canned food for 40 families. Donations can be delivered from 9 am to 5 pm until November 18 to Nativity Church, 937 W. 57th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90037.

In addition, financial gifts to purchase the needed food can be earmarked ‘2011 SVdP Thanksgiving’ and sent to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Nativity Conference at the above address.

For more information, please call 323-750-0534.

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