Our Mission 

See more about what the Society is doing to assist others during the pandemic!  

Growing in Faith

We are a community of volunteers, growing in faith through our person-to-person service to those in need.

Sharing Hope

We believe that our greatest task is to help our neighbors in need by honoring their dignity and by teaching the skills to attain self-sufficiency.

Serving Our Neighbors In Need

We provide food, clothing, rent & utility assistance, life skills and self-sufficiency courses to residents of St. Joseph and Elkhart counties.

Our Programs

  • Home Visitation

  • Food Delivery 

  • Walk-in Pantry

  • Clothing & Household Goods Distribution

  • Sweet Dreams Mattress Ministry for Children

  • Rent & Utility Assistance

  • Micro-Loan Program

  • Needs Assessments

  • Resume Building

  • Job Searches

  • Bridges Out of Poverty:Getting Ahead Classes

  • Financial Foundations Courses

New hours effective March 19, 2020
St. Vincent de Paul 
520 Crescent Avenue, South Bend, IN 46617
will be open only on Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
for pantry and the distribution of clothing certificates.
A Photo ID and a proof of address are required for food.
Birth Certificates for everyone in the home are required for Goodwill certificates.
Legacy Dinner button 2020.png

Gospel reflections for Sundays

and Feast Days   Click here!

NEW Date Change

The seminar has been postponed

until September.

Be a sponsor, purchase tickets or make a Donation!

Hours for walk-in food and clothing assistance at St. Vincent de Paul 520 Crescent Avenue are:

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Our Location

St. Vincent de Paul Society of St. Joseph County

520 Crescent Avenue

South Bend, IN 46617


  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • instagram icon