How We Use Our Resources

Prudent stewardship of the resources from which we are blessed is our responsibility and an area to which we devote a great amount of attention.  Moving into the future, we will build on our more than 140-year record of working for the poor. We will enhance opportunities to strengthen our work by staying focused on our mission and carefully managing all of our operations in a business-like fashion.

Society of St. Vincent de Paul is a 501 (c) (3) Non-Profit

We are a non-profit charity. We have been serving those in need in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston since 1871.

View SVdP Internal Revenue Service Letter of Determination

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices as it relates to our website and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.

Society of St. Vincent de Paul Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston (SVdP) does NOT give, rent or sell donor information to businesses or other organizations.  At your request, and at any time, we will remove you from the mailing list.

Read the entire Policy here: Privacy Policy January 2015

95 Cents of Every Dollar Funds Programs and Services Offered by the Society

Every donation has the potential to make a difference in someone’s life. By contributing 95 cents of every dollar to programs and services that serve the underprivileged we ensure that those who need it most are getting tremendous value from each financial gift. Last year we provided over 397,000 services through our home visits, food network and voucher ministries. We serve everyone regardless of race, creed, age or status.

IRS 990 & Financial Audit for Society of St. Vincent de Paul

If you would like a copy of our current financial audit or our IRS Form 990 or any other information about us, please feel free to contact our Director of Finance at 832-538-0322. Our IRS Form 990 and our most recent financial audit are listed below for your convenient access and review.

Form 990 2015-2016

SVDP Financial Audit