At-Home/No-Contact Pickup

September 10, 2021

Schedule a FREE at-home/no-contact pickup of furniture, bagged or boxed clothing, shoes or other small household items today! Call (608) 278-2920 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, to request a scheduled pickup. Pickup notes 1. At this time we are accepting furniture, clothing, shoes and small household items. Please make sure small […]

Neighborly Collaboration Benefits Dialysis Patients

September 7, 2021

Since May, SVdP has delivered free, renal-diet-friendly foods monthly for 50+ patients, who have failing kidneys.   Berkley identified a need, and St. Vincent de Paul helped her and Fresenius Kidney Care find a solution for dialysis patients at the Fitchburg clinic. “Many of our patients face barriers ranging from fatigue (12+ hours of treatment […]

Vinny’s Lockers 2: Rising from the Ashes

September 7, 2021

Goods storage for people experiencing homelessness returns after fire last fall   Vinny’s Lockers 2 opened in July, following a building remodel project to replace the original Vinny’s Lockers, which was lost to fire last November. This program, the only one of its kind in Dane County, provides long-term storage of goods for people experiencing […]

Bountiful Blessings for Food Pantry Families

September 7, 2021

Volunteer-run Lacy Garden fosters community, promotes healthy living   St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry shopper Donna delighted in the variety and freshness of vegetables she received during a recent pantry visit. “My family loves the tomatoes best,” Donna noted. “And it’s fresher than what I could get at the grocery store!” Fresh is correct. […]

“I’m carrying our dreams”

September 7, 2021

Scholarships propel students Kareena and Juan Carlos and their families to pursue shared dreams.   Juan Carlos graduated from Madison East High School in 2019. Kareena graduated from LaFollette High School this year. Both know that a college education could help them escape poverty and allow them to assist their families which remain in need. […]