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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.

$1,300,000+

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

27,000+

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

9,950+

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

 

Recent Facebook Posts

16 hours ago

Kathy celebrating National Love Your Pet Day today at our 6th Ave. location! https://www.daysoftheyear.com/days/love-your-pet-day/
Need dog food for your pet? Please reach out to Chas in our Social ... See more

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3 days ago
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4 great reasons why St. Vincent de Paul works... Our awesome volunteers! Thank you for your effort! You make a big difference!

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4 days ago
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CARHARTT SALE

This Saturday we are having a huge sale of Carhartt clothing at St. Vincent de Paul's 1426 6th Avenue location! We are taking an additional 50% off our already reduced prices of ... See more

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PICTURE AND PICTURE FRAME SALE

50% off pictures and picture frames at our 520 Army Post Road location today and tomorrow! There's something for everyone, so stop by and pick something up to decorate ... See more

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5 days ago
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Just a glimpse of some of the furniture we have available at our 520 Army Post Road Store - always at affordable prices, with new items available every day.

If you have any questions about specific ... See more

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1 week ago
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Coffee Mugs are $0.25 and Vases 50% off all week at our 520 Army Post Road Store.

Valentine's Day is tomorrow, so stop by and pick up a nice vase to go with flowers for your loved one!

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1 week ago
The Des Moines Register

"Our society claims to believe in forgiveness and redemption, but more often we embrace judgment and punishment.”

A powerful article by The Des Moines Register demonstrating how United Way of ... See more

Convicts re-entering society often struggle to find work. We meet two who are making it work through United Way programs. http://dmreg.co/2H1M03B

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1 week ago

What's On This Week at St. Vincent de Paul?

1426 6th Avenue Store
Wednesday, February 14th: 10% off for Seniors.
Saturday, February 17th: Coffee and Cookies at Vinnies – Stop by the store for free ... See more

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1 week ago

Another great sale!

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1 week ago

Again, we really appreciate all those awesome donations that are arriving daily at our 6th Ave and Army Post Rd. locations!

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