Mother's Day Appeal

Our Mother’s Day appeal this year builds on the theme of what mothers give their children. We are asking you to help fund these good and important works in honor/memory of your mother. Vincentians find ways to keep people fed, get them medicines, make sure children are in school, as well as celebrate sacraments, bury the dead and console mourners.

Click here to learn more about what we have learned from our mothers. And click the donate link to help mothers around the world. With your gifts, we will help provide resources to mothers in Mexico, Ukraine and the Philippines – mothers who truly need it.


Ever helped rebuild a church?

The church is crumbling and we need your help. You may remember past appeals for this church in Burundi. You may have even donated to help us repair it.

Unfortunately the church is beyond the point of saving – it will need to be torn down and completely rebuilt. Will you help us provide these people a place of worship? 

Give A Goat!

Want to help families climb out of poverty? Want to help healing? Want to help children grow and learn? Give a goat!

Let’s keep it simple. If you’ll give $25, we’ll give a neighborhood a goat. Please. It will make a world of difference.

Passionate about service?


People living in poverty need our help now.


Let’s focus on the people who need us most.


Click here to receive information on how you can join us in making a difference.


Projects: Our history of service

Vincentian School for the Deaf

Vincentian School for the Deaf

It has been a while. I hope this finds you well. Things here are VIMS are, well, a little hectic. Let me catch you up. Since I last wrote I went to Rome for a big meeting of Vincentians and came home with Covid. I recovered and immediately moved to a parish where I am...

Who doesn’t love goats?

Who doesn’t love goats?

Goats are great! And what is clear is supporters of VIMS think so too. For those of you who are new to VIMS, let me explain. Vincentian priests and brothers serve in very poor countries. We encourage them to raise goats themselves or develop relationships with...

VIMS Update on Ukraine

VIMS Update on Ukraine

A statement from Matthew Carter, Group CEO of Depaul International, on the current situation in Ukraine: As another week passes, we have seen the number of people fleeing their homes continuing to rise. Around 7.1 million people have been displaced internally, and 4.3...

Vincentian International Mission Services (VIMS) helps fuel the growth and development of the Congregation of the Mission especially in countries where resources are few and progress is difficult. We also raise funds for special projects of the Superior General so that the mission of St. Vincent dePaul thrives in the 21st century.

Vincentians are agents of change. In his day, St. Vincent inspired clergy and lay people, royalty and peasants to serve those neglected by society. We continue his ministry today. Join us in making the world holier, kinder, more productive, in short, more the way God wants it.

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