In-Kind Donations

Whether you host a food or hygiene drive, donate items to our pantry, donate a cemetery plot, or donate a vehicle, there are plenty of ways to support the St. Vincent de Paul Society's mission to serve our neighbors.

Host a Food/Hygiene Drive or
Donate to the Pantry

Get together with your church, school, neighborhood, or small group and host a food or hygiene drive for the Society! Items collected will be used in our food pantry and will help us provide for our neighbors.

Food Product Ideas:

  • Canned soup

  • Canned fruit

  • Canned vegetables

  • Peanut butter

  • Cereal

  • Boxed potatoes

  • Spaghetti sauce

  • Spaghetti noodles

Hygiene Product Ideas:

  • Toilet paper

  • Body soap

  • Hand soap

  • Toothpaste

  • Toothbrush

  • Shampoo

  • Conditioner

  • Feminine products

To schedule a drop-off of your items, please contact Hayley at 574-234-6000 ext. 110 or via email

Food and hygiene product donations are always welcome to be dropped off at the St. Vincent de Paul Center.

Get directions to the St. Vincent de Paul Center.

Donate a Cemetery Plot

The Society accepts donations of cemetery plots that will be used for someone in need.

Provide us with a copy of the deed for the cemetery plot and a note indicating you are donating the plot. These documents can be mailed to the St. Vincent de Paul Society at 520 Crescent Avenue or dropped-off at this location.

For more information or to drop-off your cemetery plot donation paperwork in person, please contact Marie at (574) 234-6000 x114 or via email at

Cemetery Gravestones

Donate a Vehicle

If you have an old car, truck, motorcycle, trailer, or boat that you would like to get rid of, donate it to the St. Vincent de Paul Society!

  1. Call 1-800-322-8284 or click "Donate a Vehicle" to fill out the form online.

  2. Your vehicle will be towed at no cost to you!

  3. Proceeds benefit the Society, and you will receive a tax-deductible reciept.

Tow Truck

If you are interested in other ways to donate, click below:

The St. Vincent de Paul Society of St. Joseph County no longer accepts material item donations such as clothing, furniture, appliances, or other household items. We encourage you to direct these donations to any Goodwill location in Michiana. Click here to view a list of Goodwill store locations.