feed a family
for a week

helps with
energy bill

beds to
sleep on

sends a kid to
Camp Ozanam
for a week

It wouldn’t be possible for us to continue the critical life changing work we do without the commitment, passion and generous support from people like you. You help the thousands of people who come to us seeking assistance see the possible. Thank you for choosing to support the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Detroit.

View our Donor Policy here.


By making a gift today, you help your neighbors get the assistance they most need and by making your gift recurring you provide a steady revenue stream so we can continue to help them throughout the year.

Stocks & Securities

St. Vincent de Paul Detroit is happy to accept donations of stock and other investments.  The easiest way for you to gift stock or securities to St. Vincent de Paul is through an electronic transfer (DTC) from your brokerage account to SVdP’s account.  Below is our account information with Charles Schwab.


Charles Schwab
DTC# 0164
Account Number: 6918-0512
Account Name: The Society of St. Vincent de Paul in the Archdiocese of Detroit

Should you wish to donate other investments such as mutual funds, please email kkoppmeier@svdpdetroit.org or call (313) 393-2909 for further instructions.

Planned Giving

Whether you think of yourself as rich, poor or somewhere between, your planned gift will help St. Vincent de Paul Detroit fulfill our mission now, and long into the future, and will serve as an example to your heirs of the values and ideals you hold dear.  If you want your gift to be used for a specific purpose, you may direct or restrict it to a specific purpose or program. You can also list St. Vincent de Paul Detroit as a beneficiary on:

  • An IRA
  • Life insurance policy
  • Bank account
  • Other financial account
  • Donor advised fund
  • A qualified charitable distribution
  • all or part of the asset at your passing, just like you do with a will or trust.

Clothing & Furniture

St. Vincent de Paul provides free pick up of clothing, household goods, furniture and miscellaneous. To schedule a pick-up, please call (313) 672-7837 or use our online form.  You may also drop off your donation to any of our Thrift Stores or drop box locations.


Your used vehicle can be donated to St. Vincent de Paul as another way of helping us help our neighbors in need. We work with an organization to ensure that we receive the highest value for your vehicle donation! Click here for more information or call 800-322-8284.