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Easy access to making online donations — safe, secure option for local donors

Easy access to onlne donations, safe, secure option for donors

Providing easy access to online donor options, St. Vincent de Paul of Crook County continues it's mission to provide aid to the needy

People who find themselves in a tough spot in the Prineville area understand that they can rely on St. Vincent de Paul of Crook County to provide help in a pinch, specifically food and emergency assistance. In an effort to make it easier for folks from all over Central Oregon to contribute to this important effort, the organization recently implemented a new online donation system via the St. Vincent de Paul of Crook County (SVdPCC) website which can be reach by typing in

“Donating online has become much easier for those who support our organization,” said Thomas MacDonald, SVdPCC board member and community advocate. “We now have simple forms that feature the option of setting up a recurring donation directly from our website.  Monthly donations are the life blood of our organization. With the easy and simplicity that this provides, we hope donating online becomes a popular feature for our donors.”

St. Vincent de Paul of Crook County is locally organized and is focused on serving anyone in need with dignity and respect. Through donations by individuals and local businesses, they provide food and a variety of social services to individuals who are in need.

The organization was formed in 1977 and has been an important part of the local community for more than four decades. St. Vincent de Paul is part of an international society devoted to works of charity with more than 4,400 conferences in the U.S. alone. This Conference is located in the rural community of Prineville and serves the people of Crook County.

“Our aim is to promote human dignity and personal integrity through the work we do and the services we provide,” MacDonald added. “We feed and help people every month. Our new online donation system is integral to our work and the process is convenient, safe and secure.”

SVdPCC is located at 1103 NE Elm St., Suite 140 in Prineville. Services are available Tuesday through Thursday every week from 1 to 3:30 p.m. For more information visit the website or call 541-447-7662.

Amazon Smiles on St. Vincent De Paul

AmazonSmile Donations

Support your local food pantry

Would you like to support your local food pantry? The next time you go on-line to order from Amazon, create an AMAZONSMILE account and input St. Vincent de Paul of Crook County when Amazon asks you which charity you'd like to help. Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchase price directly to St. Vincent de Paul here in Crook Co. It's a win-win for SVdP and you! Every time you sign on to AmazonSmile and order something you'll be giving back to our community, Neighbors Helping Neighbors!

Matching Donations Sought

Shelk Foundation Supporting St. Vincent de Paul of CC

The John & Linda Shelk Foundation have partnered with St. Vincent de Paul of Crook County by creating a donation matching program. All donations made to St. Vincent through September 1 will be matched dollar for dollar up to $8,000.00. If you contribute $5.00 the Foundation will match that amount, up to $8,000.

Your donation is tax deductible under IRS rules. Please make your check payable to St. Vincent de Paul of Crook County and mail it to P.O.Box 545, Prineville, OR 97754. Thank you!