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.


WINNER of the Beaver Stadium Model is Joe Keller of Hollidaysburg. Congratulations Joe!

Send your bid! Deadline: Monday, March 1 at 10:00 am. This is the perfect sports memorabilia collector’s item for yourself or a Penn State Fan you know. Display in an office, study, rec room, etc.

Monastery Community Garden Spring Planting

The SVDP Monastery Garden will open the season on Friday, April 2 at the St. Bernadine Monastery, 793 Monastery Rd, Hollidaysburg between 10:30 am and 2:00 pm. Everyone is welcome; you can even make this a family event.

Mass Celebrating the Society’s Founding in the US

Join the Society of St. Vincent de Paul for a special Mass to celebrate the 175th anniversary of its founding in the United States.

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

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