St. Vincent De Paul Society
President: James Oliver SVDPStRaphaelHA@gmail.com
The St. Vincent de Paul Society is an international Catholic organization of more than 750,000 lay men and women. It seeks to help the suffering in a spirit of justice and charity with person-to-person involvement. They work within the local parish to help those suffering and in need. The Society believes in finding the face of Christ in the poor, they serve everyone, regardless of race, creed or status. Members work in teams making home visits to those in need. Their help may include assisting individuals with payment of rent, late electrical or water bills, prescriptions, and food.