The society of St. Vincent de Paul is an international Catholic lay organization by founder Frederic Ozanam in 1833. Oznam's dream was to see harmony among social classes. He campaigned for justice and charity. St. Vincent de Paul was established in Canada in 1846. There are currently about one million Vincentians serving the poor in 134 countries worldwide.
Sarnia-Lambton was aggregated in November 1956 with 9 conferences under a particular council. There are 7 Community stores with a warehouse sorting facility. In 2008 we opened The Help Centre on Davis Street to streamline services.