St. Vincent de Paul is a worldwide organization, facing similar problems far and wide. See how our counterparts in Australia view problems that are all too common in our own land. Click here to see the Imagine Video.
The students of St. Matthew School have been collecting and saving old cell phones and donating them to St. Vincent de Paul. In turn, we have found a salvage buyer who has given us $116.50 for them. This goes a long way toward such things as rental assistance, utility help, direct purchases of food from the Oregon Food Bank and just paying the bills to help out. Thank you St. Matthew students … you are a big help in completing our mission!
Click here to read the story of how the St. Matthew Conference of St. Vincent de Paul provided a home for several months to a young mother and her middle-school daughter for the winter.
The St. Vincent de Paul conference of Hillsboro was recently selected by the Oregon Food Bank as a participant in the 2016 Model Healthy Pantry Initiative, The primary purpose of the initiative is to better serve the health and nutrition of our clients, As a selected participant, we have committed to certain standards of service that emphasize healthy diets and practices for those who often find it difficult to meet these standards. For more information about the program, click the link below..