Other ways to contribute
St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Stores
We accept clothing, household items, furniture, appliances, mattresses, bedding, linens, etc. Please call (225) 267-5447 for more details.
St. Vincent de Paul Dining Room
We do accept items such as: salt & pepper packets, nutmeg, vanilla flavor/extract, butter, 12 oz. cups, brown sugar, corn meal, garlic powder, Tony Chachere's seasoning, dishwashing liquid, paper napkins, plastic forks, oregano, dehydrated onions, Kitchen Bouquet, hot sauce, parsley flakes, hinged fold-over compartment plates, paper towels, kitchen towels, bleach, Windex and cleansers.
The following urgent food items are always in demand: meats (beef, poultry, pork, seafood) rice, sugar, dry beans and spaghetti, as well as the following canned goods: black eye peas, green beans, chicken broth, green peas, corn, tomato paste, and tomato sauce. Please call (225) 383-7837, extension 525 for more information.
Bishop Ott Shelter Program & Myriam's House
In need of the following items: sheets (twin & crib size); blankets; umbrellas and rain gear; pillow cases; pillows; disposable diapers; baby wipes; towels; washcloths; men's, women's and children's underwear; baby lotion; baby shampoo; baby powder; napkins; disposable cups, plates and bowls; plastic forks, spoons, knives; paper towels; sandwich bags; laundry detergent; slippers; socks; bleach; toilet paper; drink mix (tea, lemonade, etc.); deodorant; disposable razors; toothpaste; toothbrushes; foot powder; feminine hygiene products; soap and shampoo; body lotion and body powder. Please call (225) 383-7343 for additional details.
St. Vincent de Paul Community Pharmacy
We accept Advil, Motrin (200 mg), Aleve, Claritin, Multi-Vitamins, Vitamin C, Robitussin, Robitussin-PM, sugar free cough syrups and drops, cold medicine for high blood pressure, Benadryl, rubbing alcohol, Neosporin, Ensure, Ducatrol, Maalox, Mylanta, Tums, low dose Aspirin, Rolaids, Gas-X, Emetrol, Tylenol Extra Strength, Pepcid A-C and Zantac. Generic versions of these items are also acceptable. Please call the pharmacy at (225) 383-7450 for more information.
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul has established the League of Angels for individuals who remember the Society in their estate planning. Remembering the Society is easy. Individuals can include the Society in their wills, charitable remainder trusts, and insurance policies, as well as other assets. Individuals interested in becoming a member of the League of Angels can do so by calling (225) 383-7837, extension 0 (zero).
Gifts of Real Estate
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul also accepts gifts of real estate. For more information, please call (225) 383-7837, extension 0 (zero) for more information.