On December 15, the efforts and generosity of numerous donors and volunteers came to fruition. As a result, more than 1,000 children awoke on Christmas morning to new toys and clothes under their trees. The Santa Shop is only possible because of the hard work of volunteers that sort, shop with the parents, and wrap […]
Join us for a coffee, pastries, and a brief tour of St. Vincent de Paul Louisville’s campus and learn more about our mission: Changing Lives. Our next tour is scheduled for February 19 at 8 am. We’ll meet in the Family Success Center, 1029 South Preston Street, and you’ll hear from clients and staff about […]
On the return trip from a Coast Guard rescue mission in the Bering Sea, Patrick Crady misjudged the distance from the MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter to USCG Cutter Rush and jumped 30 feet to the deck. With a broken femur and fractured hip, Patrick was unable to return to duty and received a temporary assignment […]
H. F. was a 74 year old man staying at Ozanam Inn Men’s Shelter. He was in poor health and he was admitted to the hospital several times during his stay at Ozanam Inn Men’s Shelter. With the help of case managers, we were able to get family involved in his care and get him […]
Support for the Crisis Family Housing Project Dawn Foods | $4,000.00 Support for the Food Pantry Knights of Columbus, St. Michael Council | $200.00 Support for the Open Hand Kitchen Crossroads Ministry Inc. | $1,335.00 St. Albert the Great Parish | $2,000.00 SVDP Conference of St. Albert the Great, Inc. | $500.00 Support for Santa […]
The Kentucky Science Center is holding classes at the Family Success Center this fall, and the kids are getting hands-on experience with science experiments like learning how an electrical circuit works. In a class led by Amanda Barnett, the kids made their own circuits with copper tape, LED bulbs, and watch batteries.
Thanks to a generous gift from Scott and JoAnn Haner and a grant from the Kentucky Colonels Good Works Program, St. Vincent de Paul Louisville was able to create a technology Center on the second floor of Ozanam Inn Men’s Shelter. The new Chromeboxes and monitors will allow our shelter clients to fill out job […]
Thank you to St. Albert the Great, St. Patrick Concession Ministry, the Fisher family, and all the volunteers who provided another wonderful Thanksgiving meal for the community we serve here at St. Vincent de Paul Louisville.
The sudden cold snap and added snow caught a lot of us off guard during Operation White Flag in early November. “A couple of things happened. We didn’t have an adequate number of coats for the men. When it gets cold as early as it did this year, the guys on the street don’t have […]
Media Alert The holidays can be a difficult and stressful time, especially for children that live in low-income communities. On Sunday, December 15, the annual St. Vincent de Paul Louisville Santa Shop hopes to lift a few spirits this year by providing Christmas for over 1,000 children. Throughout the year, families in need are referred […]