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We’re more than just a thrift store

We continue to provide food, clothes, furniture, financial assistance, and education to over 10,000 Iowans in need each year.  Learn how you can make a difference in our community by volunteering and donating.

$1,130,000+

Of charity fiscal year through our financial services, pantries, and our store giveaways

15,000+

Clients served with education, food, clothing, furniture, financial assistance, and child watch

9,500+

Total volunteer hours

69,613

customers accessing affordable goods in our store

10,385

individuals with food & clothing assistance

1,200

served with continued education

100

children with child care

Social Services

We provide groceries through our food pantry as well as clothing, furniture, and financial assistance.

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Education Center

We offer free education classes to help prepare to get a job, pass the HiSET(GED test, and improve reading and writing skills.

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SVDP Thrift Stores

Located at 1426 Sixth Street and 520 Army Post Road 

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End Poverty Through Systemic Change

 

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21 hours ago
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Need a few more truck drivers! CDL not required however, good driving record and great attitude along with a super work ethic are! Apply at our 1426 6th Ave. location!

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Does anybody want a family 4-pack of WWE SmackDown tickets for tonight? Win them for FREE this afternoon at St. Vincent de Paul!
Stop by the south side location at 520 Army Post Road between 1-5pm ... See more

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2 days ago
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Make a difference Monday!

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1 week ago
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Happy Easter from your friends at St. Vincent de Paul! Enjoy the day!

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1 week ago

Did you know that St. Vincent de Paul served over 15,000 people in the community with food, clothing, shelter, and education last year!!

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3 weeks ago
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We're having a big 50 cent clothing sale at the south side SVDP, 520 Army Post. Stop out and see what deals you can find.

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3 weeks ago
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3 weeks ago

The south side store (520 Army Post) is having a shoe sale today! If it goes in your feet, it's only $1. Stop in and see what we have to offer.

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3 weeks ago
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Quick reminder! Hoping everybody can stop by today and check out our NEW location!

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3 weeks ago
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Excited to announce that local, legendary comedian Willie Farrell will be hosting our Grand Opening event tomorrow beginning at 5pm at our NEW 520 Army Post Rd Location! Please share this! As ... See more

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