In Giving, We Receive
Our Families

At St. Vincent de Paul, we offer assistance to families in the South Bend Community through food, clothing and furniture assistance, emergency financial assistance, and our Christmas Basket Outreach Program. Click below to read about some of the individuals and families we serve.

Meet the Gallegos Family
The Gallegos Family was having trouble making ends meet. Learn how St. Vincent de Paul helped them. 

Meet the Hughes Family
Ardedia Hughes and her family lost their home in a fire. Read their story. 

Meet Carol Washington
Unexpected illness caused Carol Washington to lose her job but St. Vincent de Paul helped her. Read her story. 

Meet Ashante Nixon
Ashante Nixon had a difficult early life. Her life is still difficult but she is overcoming adversity. Read how St. Vincent de Paul helped and is still doing so. 

Meet Daniel Lee
Daniel Lee is battling a lot of issues. How does he maintain a positive attitude? Read his story. 

Meet Floyd Erwin
Floyd Erwin knows something about rolling with the punches. When told his kidneys were failing he also learned that he had lung cancer. Read how St. Vincent de Paul has helped.

Meet Wayne Hubbard
Wayne Hubbard loved his job and his life seemed to be going well. Read how so much changed for him and how St. Vincent de Paul helped.