• Text to Donate this Christmas

    Vinnies helps restore hope in the lives of 1 out of every 18 people in Australia. Text 'SHARE' to 1999 2323 ($5/Msg)* and your donation of $5 will go a long way towards making the lives of the many Australians doing it tough a little brighter this...

  • November Monster Warehouse Sale

    The Vinnies Monster Warehouse Sale will be monstrous! Raising funds for Vinnies homelessness service in Canberra and the surrounding regions. The Monster Warehouse Sale is an annual event where the Vinnies warehouse in Mitchell is open to the public....

  • Honours student sleeping rough to help Vinnies hits $13,000 target 9 weeks early!

    Joseph Frawley, a former intern at the St Vincent de Paul Society who has committed to sleeping out in his car for 15 weeks whilst completing his Law Honours thesis at the Australian National University, reached his $13,000 target today through the...

  • 2015 Canberra Community Sleepout

    At the launch of the Canberra Community Sleepout, Canberrans were challenged with a powerful message: sign up and wake up to a better Canberra as ‘homelessness is a social problem and not merely a government problem’. The CEOs of...

  • Curtain retrofits to warm the homes of people who need it most this winter

    Local community groups SEE-Change, St Vincent de Paul Society and Canberra Loves 40%, are working together to provide curtains free-of-charge to people living in disadvantage Earlier this year the ACT Government Environment and Planning Directorate...

  • 2015 CEO Sleepout Canberra location revealed!

    An anticipated 150 of the region’s business leaders will roll out their sleeping bags at the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) this June for the 2015 Vinnies CEO Sleepout. The St Vincent de Paul Society...

  • Vinnies Winter Appeal starts in Canberra/Goulburn

    As it launches its 2015 Winter Appeal, the St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn is expecting to be asked to provide more assistance to people in need than in the past two winter periods. Most people need help to cover the most basic needs such...