• New Vinnies Greystanes Shop

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    NEW Vinnies Greystanes Shop Opens Saturday 8th December A new flagship Vinnies Shop will open at Greystanes in the heart of Western Sydney on Saturday 8th December 2018. The bright and contemporary 1,000m retail space...

  • Vinnies Christmas Appeal

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    A Christmas Without Joy is No Christmas at All A Christmas without joy is no Christmas at all. Yet that’s what too many people are facing this December. A Christmas without family, after fleeing from domestic...

  • Cardiff Container Deposit Scheme Launch

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    Vinnies makes returning and earning easy A new Bulk Container Deposit Centre in Cardiff is helping local businesses, schools and community groups make a difference to people in need. Operational since mid-September, an...

  • Penrith Bulk Container Deposit Centre Opens

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    Return and Earn with ease at new Vinnies container deposit centre, Penrith The St Vincent de Paul Society NSW today opened a fourth Bulk Container Deposit Centre, providing a fast, drive-through alternative for community...

  • Litter Prevention Award

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    Vinnies Keeps NSW Beautiful with Litter Prevention Award The St Vincent de Paul Society NSW has won the inaugural Keep Australia Beautiful NSW Return and Earn Litter Prevention Award, recognising the positive social and...

  • Vinnies Social Housing Opens in Dubbo

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    Vinnies Housing Opens Landmark Social Housing Project in Dubbo St Vincent de Paul Housing has opened a new 21-villa development for Seniors at Macleay Street in Dubbo on the site of the former St Faith’s hostel for...

  • Dressed By Vinnies Day

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    Wear it, share it, and support your community: Dressed By Vinnies Day The St Vincent de Paul Society is delighted to announce the launch of the first national Dressed By Vinnies Day on Friday 26 October 2018. The...

  • Anti-Poverty Week

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    Poverty drives homelessness: Vinnies and Mission Australia Anti-Poverty Week NSW Co-Chairs the St Vincent de Paul Society and Mission Australia are calling for a greater focus at both a State and national level on...

  • 'What's in My Wardrobe' Sustainable Fashion Event

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    'What’s In My Wardrobe?' Sustainable Fashion Event Red Cross Shops, Salvos Stores, Vinnies and the DoSomething Foundation are being joined by celebrities and leading fashion experts for the...

  • Cardiff Bulk Container Deposit Centre Opens

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    Third bulk container facility opens to support Vinnies services The St Vincent de Paul Society NSW today opened a new Bulk Container Deposit Centre in Cardiff, providing an additional revenue stream to help fund Vinnies...

  • 1st Year Anniversary for Local Creative Space

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    1st Year Anniversary for local Creative Space “It’s about more than Art. I can be myself when I come here” Creative Space Southern Highlands will celebrate its first year of creative making, as an...

  • Drought Appeal

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    Vinnies launches appeal for drought-afflicted NSW With 99% of New South Wales affected by drought, the St Vincent de Paul Society NSW with the proud support of The Sunday Telegraph today launched its appeal to raise...

  • One million and counting!

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    One million and counting! Vinnies’ South Nowra bulk container deposit centre celebrates milestone Since opening in late January, deposits of eligible containers at the Vinnies bulk container deposit centre in South...

  • One week out and a million dollars in

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    One week out and a million dollars in Donations to the annual Vinnies CEO Sleepout in Sydney were set to hit $1 million today, halfway towards the city’s share of the $6.4 million national target. Among those...

  • First Days of Winter Must be Last Days of Housing Crisis

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    First Days of Winter Must be Last Days of Housing Crisis With evening temperatures now dropping, no-one feels the bitter conditions more than people without a place to call home. The St Vincent de Paul Society holds the...

  • Communities of Change Report Launch

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    Communities of Change Report Launch Western Sydney University, Parramatta City Parramatta, 23 May 2018: The release of a major report on the changing landscape of Western Sydney reveals important insights which could...

  • Positions Open for More CEOs At Vinnies Sleepout

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    Positions Open for More CEOs At Vinnies Sleepout As winter begins to bite in NSW, business leaders are signing up in droves to help raise money for people left out in the cold. But many more are needed. There’s now...

  • Cinemagoers prefer film captions

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    More than a quarter of cinemagoers would prefer to attend a screening where the film is captioned Survey respondents were shown a short captioned film and then answered a series of questions about their feelings toward...

  • Vinnies launches second bulk container sorting facility

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    Vinnies launches second bulk container sorting facility to support Society’s ‘good works’ Vinnies NSW is excited to announce the launch of a new Bulk Container Deposit Centre as part of the...

  • Vinnies NSW CEO Sleepout Launch

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    ‘A home is a right, not a privilege’ Vinnies launches 2018 CEO Sleepout with call for affordable housing action High-profile CEOs are gathering at Sydney’s windswept White Bay Cruise Terminal on...

  • Vinnies NSW response to shocking homelessness statistics

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    Vinnies NSW response to shocking homelessness statistics The St Vincent de Paul Society is calling for urgent and immediate action on housing affordability in reaction to shocking ABS statistics on homelessness released...

  • A year of friendship in Western Sydney

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    A year of friendship and mental health support in Western Sydney Twenty eight years since its original launch in Sydney, the Vinnies mental health support program, Compeer, is now celebrating it’s one year...

  • Change policy or face exodus of Sydney

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    Change policy or face exodus of Sydney Only a shift in policy can prevent the abandonment of Sydney, with ordinary people pushed from their own city by impossible housing costs, said the head of Vinnies NSW today....