Fight Poverty and Violence in Chicago

Marillac St. Vincent Family Services has been working for change, creating opportunity and giving hope to the people who need it most since 1914 - and it's working. Join the movement today! We believe in a NEW Chicago. One filled with hope for brighter futures for our neighbors living in poverty. If you stand with us, take action now!


Empowered families. Strengthened Communities. Brighter futures.

Marillac St. Vincent Family Services has been serving communities in need for over 100 years. As a sponsored work of the Daughters of Charity St. Vincent de Paul, we provide vital programs and services in the areas of early childhood education, youth services, and community outreach. We have two centers on the north and west sides, Marillac Social Center (a.k.a. “Marillac House”) and St. Vincent de Paul Center.

  • Early Childhood

    Closing the gap with high standards, inspring curriculum, and passionate educators

  • Youth Services

    Partnering with young people to build a future a hope

  • Community Outreach

    Empowering adults, families, and seniors to work towards self-sufficiency

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  • Children

    Nationally accredited early childhood education

  • Youth

    Support for school-age kids, teens, and young mothers.

  • Adults

    Employment, computers, financial assistance, and more.

  • Seniors

    Services for the most active to the most isolated.

  • Food

    Client choice food pantries for families and individuals.

News & Media

Read news articles and watch videos all about the new and exciting things happening at Marillac St. Vincent' Family Services in our news and publications section.

Head Start Programs to Begin at MSV in December

News // September 9, 2019

Head Start Programs to Begin at MSV in December

Starting December 1, 2019 Marillac St. Vincent will be begin offering the Head Start and Early Head Start programs at our west side location, Marillac Social Center.

New Birthing Assistance Program

News // June 25, 2019

New Birthing Assistance Program Targets Cook County Inmate Population

Marillac St. Vincent Family Services is proud to be part of a new pilot program bringing doula birthing assistance to pregnant women in the Cook County Jail System.

25 Years of Radical Impact
25 Years of Radical Impact

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25 Years of Radical Impact

For our silver anniversary year of the Fleur de Lis Ball, we have gathered stories from our past and our present to look toward the future for this short film, "25 Years of Radical Impact".

US Senator Dick Durbin Visits MSV
US Senator Dick Durbin Visits MSV

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US Senator Dick Durbin Visits MSV

US Senator Dick Durbin paid a visit to Marillac St. Vincent Family Services program, Project Hope, for a meeting organized by our friends and partners at HealthConnect One.

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  • Foglia Family & Youth Center
    2859 W. Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL 60612
  • Marillac Social Center
    212 S. Francisco Ave. Chicago, IL 60612
  • St. Vincent de Paul Center
    2145 N. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60614