St. Vincent De Paul

As one of the oldest charitable organizations in the world, we in the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) are dedicated to help those in physical, financial, and spiritual need through a personal encounter. We are found in 150 different countries and on five continents and have over 800,000 members world wide. If you or someone you know is in need, we ask you to please contact us!

Please call 815-877-1664 and leave a message. Someone will return your phone call within in 24 hours.

The following brief video describes the type of work that the St Vincent de Paul Society at St Bridget does when assisting families in our community. There are also other aspects of our work including fund raising, phone monitoring and spiritual enrichment that the video doesn’t cover but is an active part of our organization.

To learn more about what we do and how you can assist with the work of the St Vincent de Paul Society, please watch this video and contact us at

Currently we are in need of small furniture items: couches, kitchen table sets, coffee and end tables, small chairs, as well as dish sets and pan sets. If you have something to donate or have a question, please email Please do not drop off at the Church or Parish Office.

Donate Online to the St. Vincent de Paul Society to help those in need in our community.