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.

Upcoming Events
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Dec 13 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Knights of Columbus #4245 Chicken BBQ @ Knights of Columbus Council 4245
Meal includes BBQ Chicken, Baked Beans, Applesauce, and Roll. For Tickets Call: Bob Hazenstab 696-420 Ed Zang 207-9684 Ray Gregorchik 232-6557 Jerry Kovach 696-0198 Tim Surkovich 696-1209 Dan Turcovsky 414-9636 Knight Hall 695-4752 Proceeds benefit the Altoona Needs Office.  


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.

St. Bernard’s Pantry a Testament to Faith and Perseverance

Story by Father Thaddeus Rettger.

2020 Youth Ministry Golf Outing Sponsors

Thank you to everyone that helped make this year’s golf outing another successful event.

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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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