How the Family Car Keeps Giving

Written by Hannah Krafka, Marketing and Communications You may have had your family vehicle for years. Passed down from sibling to sibling, it may be time to start fresh with the next car that will last another lifetime. Your family car may have been dependable and...

How do Conferences Work Together?

Written by Sunnie Lain, Vincentian Support Specialist  When one of our Conferences receives a call, they jump into action. Recently, a client who is disabled called explaining he needed a ramp. Vincentians who visited the client at home saw that without a ramp, he...

How to Host a Donation Drive

Written by Matthew Layton, Volunteer Blogger St. Vincent de Paul relies on your donations to fight poverty in Dayton. One way you can help give back to the community is by organizing a donation drive. Four Simple Steps Donation drives make great community service...

Beyond Bed and Breakfast

Written by Hannah Krafka, Marketing and Communications We so appreciate all the donations members of the community give us and we make sure we put them to good use. In fact, 88 cents of every dollar donated went directly back to Dayton through our programs and...

Online Monthly Giving

Written by David Bohardt, Executive Director Once A Month: Never Easier, Never More Needed It wasn’t long ago that I was paying all of my monthly bills by check. Not anymore. Thanks to the Age of the Internet, I am now able to schedule the payment of my bills –...

What is the Feast of the Holy Family?

Written by Sunnie Lain, Vincentian Support Services The feast of The Holy Family is a day on which Catholics worldwide celebrate Jesus’s earthly family–The Divine Son of God Jesus, his mother the Virgin Mary, and his foster-father Joseph. It is also a day on...