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.


Community Gardens Dedicates Crop Tunnel to Pat Trimble

Pat passed away in April of this year. On June 27, 2020 the SVDP Community Gardens dedicated a crop tunnel to Pat and placed a statue in the tunnel in her honor.

SVDP in Top 10 for Accepting Clothing Donations

St. Vincent de Paul was mentioned by as one of the top 10 charitable organizations taking clothing donations.

2nd Annual Feed the Need Food Truck Rodeo – Cancelled

It is with great sadness and disappointment that Food for Families, Inc. announces the cancellation of our 2nd Annual Feed the Need Food Truck Rodeo for 2020.

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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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