The Mission Store

The Mission Store

St. Vincent de Paul Outreach Ministries serves the economically disadvantaged and homeless population of Nelson County by providing assistance with rent, utilities, clothing and household items.  
Girl Scouts volunteer

Girl Scouts volunteer

Thank you Girl Scouts of Nelson County for helping at the Bread for Life food pantry! (in back L-R) Mrs. T, Kyra, Lainey, Mckenzie, Lanina. (front L-R) Evvy, Makayla, Serenity
Volunteers Support SVDP

Volunteers Support SVDP

Bread for Life and the Mission Store exists because of the generous volunteers that work with compassion and support for individuals in need, regardless of race, origin, religion or gender. They help people in Nelson County with rent, utilities, gas, shelter,...
Seven Ways to Give Back During the Holidays

Seven Ways to Give Back During the Holidays

From Feeding America Between your holiday parties, family obligations and the pressure of finding the perfect gift, this time of year can go by in a flash. But as a compassionate person, we know it’s important to you to give back during the holiday season. Below are...
St. Vincent de Paul, patron saint of charities

St. Vincent de Paul, patron saint of charities

St. Vincent de Paul (Feast Day: Sept 27) — St. Vincent was born of poor parents in the village of Pouy in Gascony, France, about 1580. In 1596, he went to the University of Toulouse for theological studies, and there he was ordained priest in 1600. In 1605, on a...
Hunger In Kentucky

Hunger In Kentucky

Need: There are 700,000 Kentuckians, including more than 200,000 children, who struggle with hunger. That means 1 in 6 adults and 1 in 5 children in Kentucky lack consistent access to enough food for a healthy, active lifestyle. Hunger In...