Free Children’s Coding Classes!

SteamCoders is back for another year! Sign up your child for some cost-free coding fun, because this year they will be learning how to code games! Sessions take place on Saturday mornings from 9 am to 12 pm at our learning center in our LA thrift store, and is open to students from 6th to 8th grade.…

Halloween Spooktacular at SVdPLA

St. Vincent de Paul employees had a spooktacular Halloween celebration and potluck at our Los Angeles thrift store today, October 31, 2019. Congratulations to the winners of our pumpkin carving and costume contests! Looking forward to all the creativity we’ll see next year, and thank you to all those who helped put this event together! Happy Halloween…

Día de Muertos a SVdPLA

Gracias a los que se unieron a nosotros para un Rosario alrededor de nuestro altar del Día de Muertos que tuvo lugar hoy, 1 de noviembre de 2019. ~ Thank you to those who joined us for a Rosary around our Day of the Dead altar that took place today, November 1, 2019.

Decor Ideas for a Thrifty Thanksgiving

The holidays are fast approaching and there’s no better way to ring in the season than with thrift-able Thanksgiving decor! Thrifting your decorations is an affordable, creative and fun alternative than buying them at retail, so St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Stores have compiled this list of five DIY decor ideas to ready your home for all…

Free Community Eye Exams

Today, November 6, 2019, St. Vincent de Paul of Los Angeles partnered with the Tzu Chi Foundation to offer cost-free eye exams and prescription glasses to eligible members of the community. These services were conducted in their Mobile Vision Unit that they parked in the upper lot of our Los Angeles Thrift Store. Special thanks to the Tzu…