Earth Day events culminate on Saturday, 6 p.m., at the Wheeler Pavillion. Yes, please inquire about tickets!
Earth Day events culminate on Saturday, 6 p.m., at the Wheeler Pavillion. Yes, please inquire about tickets!
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The Housing Waitlist is CLOSED. Watch this site and SVDP on Facebook for further information.

St. Vincent de Paul is Lane County’s largest nonprofit human services organization, helping over 84,000 people annually. We accomplish our mission in six core areas: Affordable Housing, Emergency Services, Homeless Services, Recycling Programs, Retail Thrift Stores, and Self-Sufficiency Services.

St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County, Inc. is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Recent News:

RWJF Partnership Brings Opportunity, Better Health

As Congress mulls how to move forward in modifying the Affordable Care Act, national funders such as the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation are continuing their ground-breaking work to improve the health of all Americans. One proven strategy is through employment — jobs that provide not only income, but dignity, stability, opportunity and health insurance.

Finding Fabric, Frills And… A Keyboard Protector?

What sparks fashion genius? Will it be the satiny paisley? The men’s shirt in earthtone plaid? The paw-printed strapping materials or the Jolly Roger kerchief? If you use a clear plastic keyboard cover, inspiration might even be at your fingertips! Such is stuff Metamorphose fashion designers are starting with this year as they transform materials rejected “as-is” for sale into head-turning creations bound for a runway show on April 22 at the Wheeler Pavillion.

Pray, Eat, Share! It’s Picnic Supper For First Place

Did you hear about the reporter who went to First Place Family Center for a Christmas story and came away a dedicated advocate? Welcome back, Karen McCowan, to this year’s Picnic Supper for First Place on May 18 at St. Paul Parish Hall – an evening of good fun, the wonderful harmonies of Divisi, and ideally YOUR table filled with tasty food and compassionate friends.

Artist Honors Faith Home, Youth House

You've seen it in life, now see it through an artist's work.

      It was difficult for some members of the Cascade-Presbyterian Church to leave their long-time home in south Eugene and to move downtown but that decision has been eased by the knowledge that St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County’s plans to turn the former church property into a refuge that will provide housing and social services for homeless high school students.