The Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Altoona-Johnstown PA helps our neighbors in need through 22 parish conferences, 8 thrift stores, 5 food pantries, 2 Family Kitchens, a Youth Ministry program, and a car donation program.



This annual event benefits the Johnstown SVDP Food for Families Kitchen. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the gate. Filled […]

Food for Families recognized in SmileHub’s Best Charities for Reducing Poverty in 2024

Food for Families, operated by the St. Vincent de Paul Society in the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese, was recognized as one of 2024’s Best […]

St. Vincent de Paul group offers lifeline to needy

Pictured is Alice Sturm, Vincentian, volunteering on the phones at the Altoona Financial Needs Office. Human Needs Office helps those facing financial […]

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Thrift Stores
We offer used, new, antique and vintage items at our 8 thrift store locations in the Altoona-Johnstown-State College area. New items are always coming in, so shop often!

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Ways To Give
We are always in need of clothing, furniture, and household products. Monetary donations can be given by check or as an online donation. Or, donate a vehicle to the Society through our National Car Donation Program.

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We need your help to support local families and individuals in need of assistance in our area.

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