Tickets to the 2019 Abel Construction Clubs & Cocktails are on sale now. Last year, we raised over $200,000 to support our mission at St. Vincent de Paul. Your continued support helps to fund after-school programming at the Family Success Center, daily meals at the Open Hand Kitchen, emergency shelter for homeless men at Ozanam […]
Thanks to a matching grant from Louisville Metro ESG and donors like you, Ozanam Inn underwent significant renovations this spring that will improve the quality of life for emergency shelter clients at Ozanam Inn including improvements to security and safety and enhancing the ability to serve clients in a confidential and dignified manner with professional […]
St. Vincent de Paul is looking for middle and high school students* to help out with the summer programs at the Family Success Center. Programs will run Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 2:30 pm, July 1st through July 31st. Volunteers will serve meals in the Kid’s Café, engage with the children during free […]
The first Roses & Rosé event was held Saturday, May 11 2019 at Evermore, the home of Neville Blakemore and Jessica Bird. Over 100 people attended the event that celebrated mothers and raised money for St. Vincent de Pul Louisville. Our supporters enjoyed a brunch by Lily’s Bistro, perfect weather, and a raffle. Encouraged by […]
We are thankful for the generosity of local Fifth Third Bank employees. As part of Fifth Third Day, employees donated $6,250 to the Open Hand Kitchen and stuck around to serve lunch. Fifth Third bank has become an important partner in the work we do here at St. Vincent de Paul.
We can’t say this enough, but volunteers really do make a difference to the community at St. Vincent de Paul. Volunteers serve daily in the Open Hand Kitchen. Our Food Pantry is completely staffed and run by volunteers. Volunteer groups paint walls, clean up the campus, organize and staff the Santa Shop, keep the Clothes […]
During Ramadan, the Open Hand Kitchen was host to an Iftar dinner with the Guiding Light Islamic Center. Thank you to Safier Mediterranean Deli for catering, Imam Wasif Iqbal and Muhammad Salah, and Mayor Greg Fischer for visiting! The sense of fellowship and community made it a great evening for all.
On March 10, a record 47 Vincentians were inducted into the Society of St. Vincent de Paul in a ceremony held at Mary Queen of Peace Church. “It’s a testament to the importance of St. Vincent de Paul that we had 47 inductees this year. That’s a large number. And most impressive is that a […]
We want to thank the 46 volunteers who came out to help us package over 2,000 hygiene kits during the Mayor’s Give a Day Project! These kits will be given out in the Food Pantry, and Ozanam Inn Shelter to those in need. We were able to give hygiene supplies to our friends at Wellspring […]
For many years, St. Vincent de Paul is host to practicum students from the University of Louisville’s Kent School of Social Work. This year one of those students, senior Shawnnesha Mahoney, is conducting her practicum in Ozanam Inn Men’s Shelter and chose to work with eight of the men for her Capstone Project. The title […]