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The St Vincent de Paul Society offers over 200 services that help people in need.

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Vinnies Christmas Appeal 2023

Help shape the future of the Not-for-Profit sector

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A fairer tax and welfare system

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School Student Broadband Initiative

Our mission

The St Vincent de Paul Society in Australia has more than 45,000 members and volunteers, who work hard to assist people in need and combat social injustice across Australia. Internationally, the Society operates in 153 countries and has over 800,000 members.

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Our values


Loyalty in service to our mission, vision and values.


Welcoming and serving all with understanding and without judgement.


Service to all regardless of creed, ethnic or social background, health, gender or political opinions.


Promoting, maintaining and adhering to our mission, vision and values.


Establishing relationships based on respect, trust, friendship and perception.


Working to transform the causes of poverty and challenging the causes of human injustice.


Encouraging spiritual growth, welcoming innovation and giving hope for the future.

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Ways to get involved

St Vincent de Paul is always looking for motivated community-minded people to get involved in our programs, events and services nationwide. Here are some ways you can help: