Saint Vincent de Paul Society

Saint Francis Center McArthur, OH
Serving God's People in 
Vinton County

Saint Francis Center, McArthur, OH
Serving God’s people in Vinton County

Providing food, clothing, and shelter
for those in need

Vincentians are friends and servants of the poor. We strive to alleviate the suffering of the poor. The poor include those who are materially poor, spiritually poor, emotionally poor, poor in health, and the aging. Assistance is in the form of monetary help, material help and groceries, or visitations. All parishioner can participate.


Primary Programs

*Sandwich Making for St. Joseph Cathedral (monthly)

*CFCA (Christian Foundation for Children & Aging) Sponsorship (monthly)

*Paulist Press Materials (monthly)

*Sandwich Making for St. Lawrence Haven (quarterly)

*Grooming Kit Assembly & Distribution (quarterly)

*Window Washing at Worthington Christian Village (2 – 3 times a year)

*Back to School Assistance for Vinton County (annually)

*Family Fun Day Event for Vinton County residents (annually)

*Christmas Giving Tree (annually)

*Donation to St. Francis Center for Thanksgiving/Easter Food

*Monetary or Material Donation to Bethlehem on Broad Street (annually)

*Worthington Village Christmas Reception

*Support for Abbington of Powell Retirement Village Residents

*Developing Prison Ministry Support

*Food Pantry

*Support of other Parishes’ Families through District Council of St. Vincent de Paul

*Periodic Support for Parish Families who are struggling financially

*Emergency Food & Gas Assistance

*Emergency Rent & Utilities Assistance

*Winter Coat Drive (annually)

We continue to provide support to those in need to the best of our ability, continue to develop programs to meet the current needs of our community, increase awareness of the Society and our presence within the parish to increase involvement by our parish members to meet the future needs of our community.

Sign up here to volunteer.

St. Vincent de Paul

Dave Boudreau

John Gafney

Kathleen Walsh: 614-761-0905