St. Vincent de Paul | Louisville

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More Than Merely Helping the Poor PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 11 July 2014 13:00

foodpantry72Giving Them Choices and Respect

By Nancy Naughton, Associate Executive Director

A constant focus at St. Vincent de Paul is on the people we serve and helping them achieve a brighter, more stable future. As a result, our downtown campus is growing to best serve our neighbors in need.

nancy_headshot_2014Our environment dictates additional action. Our campus is situated on the boarder of the Smoketown and Shelby Park neighborhoods, one of the most economically challenged areas in our city. Many of the households are led by single mothers and they live below the poverty line. Keeping food on the table for their families is an ongoing challenge.

To support our neighbors, SVDP recently opened an Emergency Food Distribution Center and food pantry in conjunction with Dare to Care. It is important to note that the poor often find themselves standing in line for help. They take what they are given, so many with a humble “thank you.” It is rare for them to be able to select anything based on their own needs.

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St. Vincent de Paul | LouisvilleIf you or someone you know is homeless and needs help with housing, call (502) 301-8681. Print our 2014 Housing Application.

If you need other help, such as food, clothing, or assistance paying utility bills, call (502) 584-2480, ext. 282 or ext. 345.

St. Vincent de Paul conducts business in accordance with federal and local fair housing laws. We do not discriminate against any person based on race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, gender, familial status, or sexual orientation.

 
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Map to St. Vincent de Paul, Louisville, KY

We are located just a few blocks south of East Broadway between Kentucky and St. Catherine streets in downtown Louisville.

1015-C South Preston Street
Louisville, KY 40203

(502) 584-2480

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10280 Shelbyville Road
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