The District Council of Madison, Inc., Society of St. Vincent de Paul is a Catholic lay organization in which members join together in friendship to grow spiritually by providing person-to-person services to our neighbors in need.
From the Confederation International of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul
From the National Council of the United States of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Inc.
Links to a selection of other Vincentian organizations and councils of the Society
“I've learned a lot since I've been there. Like now I know how to budget my money. ... I'd rather be broke and know that all my bills are paid. I look at it like -- I know what things I need and what things I want, and the 'want' I put to the side.”