Welcome to SVDP
Helping Northeast Ohioans in Need Since 1865
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Diocese of Cleveland is part of an international network dedicated to serving the poor and providing others with the opportunity to serve.
SVDP Cleveland impacts the lives of more than 200,000 people annually throughout Ashland, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Summit and Wayne counties. Its 2,300+ members and volunteers at participating parishes and at its hunger centers deliver compassionate, person-to-person emergency help that includes:
Hunger relief with emergency food supplies and hot meals
Rent assistance to prevent eviction and homelessness
Help with utility bills to prevent water, heat and electric shut-offs
School supplies and toiletries to low-income children
Warm winter blankets to people experiencing homelessness
Beds and mattresses to individuals and families in need
This emergency help translates into more than $4 million in direct assistance and in-kind services annually to our neighbors in Northeast Ohio.
YOU can change lives.
Partner with us today in continuing to feed, clothe and heal others!
If you’re interested in giving of your time, talent or treasure, we invite you to explore our website and connect with us. Your generosity and compassion will enable us to make a difference within the lives of so many additional community members in need. Come for a tour of our hunger centers, consider becoming a volunteer, or have your company become a financial partner. For more information, call 216-696-6525 x. 3150 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
A little investment goes a long way in helping others.