Saint Vincent de Paul Society at STA responds to the needs of the poor, the hungry, the sick and the homeless. We are volunteers who receive gifts from our generous family of donors at STA and distribute them to those in need. We maintain a call-in line ( 727-372-8600 ext. 142) to offer help with utility bills, rent payments, transportation, food and clothing.
Our pantry hours are Monday and Thursday 9:30-11:00am and 1:30 – 3:30pm.
Our officers are: President Jack Timmins, Vice President Diane Arnold, Treasurer Jim Boczarski, Secretary Margaret Pistole, Recording Secretary Peg Duffner.
2019 Report Highlights
Our records indicate that through October 21st, our pantry fed 77 families, 260 people with 2,284 pounds of food.
Would You Like To Join Us?
Just call and leave a message. You can come to a meeting, check out our food pantry in operation, “shadow” our home visit teams or just chat with a member. Give us a try!
We appreciate any support you can give, including:
- Contributing to our boxes, held by SVDP members outside church after all Masses on the second weekend of each month.
- Contacting the St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store to arrange pick-up of large donations (household items, furniture, etc.) by calling 727-845-8283 .
- Making monetary donations. Checks should be made payable to “SVDP St. Thomas Aquinas Conference 062.”
- Participate in the SVDP National Vehicle Donation Program — a tax-deductible gift, by the way! Just click here to learn more about this wonderful way to be a helping neighbor.
www.svdpusa.org (National Council of the United States Society of St. Vincent de Paul).