Society of St. Vincent de Paul
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Archdiocesan Council of Omaha serves individuals and families in need throughout the Omaha metropolitan area. The society consists of more than 500 volunteer members belonging to 31 parish-based conferences. Volunteers make home visits to those in need to provide person-to-person services, including arranging utility assistance and assisting with housing and transportation needs. The Society also operates 4 Omaha thrift stores and a food pantry.
In fiscal year 2018 the Society assisted over 15,668 people with over $800,000 in direct aid and over $200,000 in food. As a Catholic lay organization, an essential part of the Society’s work is to maintain the confidentiality and dignity of those being served, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity or age.