Donate to ST. Vincent de Paul

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It is through the involvement of the greater community that St. Vincent de Paul is able to continue serving the poor and needy of Baton Rouge through its various programs. Your continued support makes our good works possible.

What good works are you most passionate about? If you'd like to join the number of Patrons of St. Vincent de Paul by contributing monetarily, or with goods or volunteer services, please see the giving options available below:


Financial Donation
With your help, we can aid the most vulnerable members of our community. Your financial gift will benefit the various programs we use to reach out to those truly in need. Your gift could help provide hot meals to those who would otherwise go hungry, warm beds to those who would have no place to sleep, medications to those who could not afford them on their own, and uniforms that children need to attend school. Your gift helps us support many needy men, women, and children.

Individuals can give monetary contributions in the form of cash, checks, money orders and credit card donations. These contributions can be dedicated to a specific charitable program or drive. To securely submit your credit card donation, you may click the link below to submit your donation online via Google Checkout now! If you prefer to submit a donation via telephone, please contact us directly at (225) 383-7837, extension 0 (zero). Additionally, financial gifts can be mailed to the following address: Society of St. Vincent de Paul, P.O. Box 127, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Remember that contributions to the Society, a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, are deductible for computing income and estate taxes.

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We are always happy to accept any material contributions that may benefit those in need, be it in the form of clothes, furniture, food, services or money. Several of our locations that serve the public are always ready to accept the following gifts:


St. Vincent de Paul accepts cars, trucks, boats, R.V.'s, and other recreational vehicles. Our primary need is the donation of used automobiles. Towing is free, and we can be contacted regarding vehicle gifts at (225) 383-7837, extension 204 for further details.

If you would like us to contact you regarding a car donation, click here!

Memorials and Honors

You can now send a memorial, or honor someone, with your donation to St. Vincent de Paul. For a memorial, please include the name of the deceased, as well as the name and address of the family member to receive the acknowledgement. To make a donation in honor of someone’s birthday, anniversary, etc., include their name and address. Also provide your name and address so that we can send you a thank-you. Let us know if you would like for your donation to go to a particular program, such as our pharmacy, shelter or dining room.

For more information, call us at 383-7837 and we will be glad to assist you! 

Make a Memory or Honor Donation!

St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Stores accept clothing, household items, furniture, appliances, mattresses, bedding, linens, etc. Please call (225) 267-5447 for more details.

St. Vincent de Paul Dining Room accepts items such as: salt & pepper packets, nutmeg, vanilla flavor/extract, butter, 12 oz. cups, brown sugar, corn meal, garlic powder, Tony Chachere's seasoning, dishwashing liquid, paper napkins, plastic forks, oregano, dehydrated onions, Kitchen Bouquet, hot sauce, parsley flakes, hinged fold-over compartment plates, paper towels, kitchen towels, bleach, Windex and cleansers.

The following urgent food items are always in demand: meats (beef, poultry, pork, seafood) rice, sugar, dry beans and spaghetti, as well as the following canned goods: black eye peas, green beans, chicken broth, green peas, corn, tomato paste, and tomato sauce. Please call (225) 383-7837, extension 525 for more information.

Bishop Ott Shelter Program and Myriam's House need the following items: sheets (twin & crib size); blankets; umbrellas and rain gear; pillow cases; pillows; disposable diapers; baby wipes; towels; washcloths; men's, women's and children's underwear; baby lotion; baby shampoo; baby powder; napkins; disposable cups, plates & bowls; plastic forks, spoons, knives; paper towels; sandwich bags; laundry detergent; slippers; socks; bleach; toilet paper; drink mix (tea, lemonade, etc.); deodorant; disposable razors; toothpaste; toothbrushes; foot powder; feminine hygiene products; soap and shampoo; body lotion and body powder. Please call (225) 383-7343 for additional details.

St. Vincent de Paul Community Pharmacy accepts Advil, Motrin (200 mg), Aleve, Claritin, Multi-Vitamins, Vitamin C, Robitussin, Robitussin-PM, sugar free cough syrups and drops, cold medicine for high blood pressure, Benadryl, rubbing alcohol, Neosporin, Ensure, Ducatrol, Maalox, Mylanta, Tums, low dose Aspirin, Rolaids, Gas-X, Emetrol, Tylenol Extra Strength, Pepcid A-C and Zantac. Generic versions of these items are also acceptable. Please call the pharmacy at (225) 383-7450 for more information.

Estate Giving

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul has established the League of Angels for individuals who remember the Society in their estate planning. Remembering the Society is easy. Individuals can include the Society in their wills, charitable remainder trusts, and insurance policies, as well as other assets. Individuals interested in becoming a member of the League of Angels can do so by calling (225) 383-7837, extension 0 (zero).

Gifts of Real Estate

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul also accepts gifts of real estate. For more information, please call (225) 383-7837, extension 0 (zero) for more information.


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