420 W. Watkins Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85003
Phoenix, AZ 85003
For general information
Monday 8am - 5pm
Tuesday 8am - 5pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 5pm
Saturday 8am - 5pm
Accessibility and parking
- Volunteer parking location 2120 S 3rd Dr. Phoenix, AZ 85002
Programs at the Watkins Campus
The Watkins Campus is home to
- Our Central Kitchen where we prepare 4,500 hot meals daily
- Our Food Reclamation Warehouse where we sort thousands of pounds of food donations
- Our Bike Shop which provides both volunteer opportunities and workforce readiness for guests
- Our Volunteer Services Office
- Our Family Dining Room and Dream Center
At SVdP, 95% of our workforce are volunteers-like YOU. We believe that we can accomplish more when we all do it together. Thank you for sharing your skills, time, and heart with us. Thank you for being part of the family.
Salad and Go Wednesdays
Assemble nutritious salads in our kitchen
Come together each Wednesday to be part of the creation of healthy and delicious salads from Salad and Go.
Distribute food at our drive-thru Farmer's Market
Help fill our neighbors' pantries by loading boxes of food directly into their cars at SVdP's Farmer's Market -- a drive-thru opportunity for anyone in the community to stop by and get the food and groceries they need.
Prepare meals in our kitchen
Help our central kitchen prepare 4,500 meals every day to distribute to our dining rooms and other partner agencies around the valley.
Food and Clothing Bank
Sort food and clothing for neighbors in need
SVdP’s Food Reclamation Center processes 5.9 million pounds of donated food annually, where no good food goes to waste.
Sort and stock items in our Thrift Stores
Our Thrift Stores located around the Valley provide the community with repurposed items at an affordable cost, support our programs, and provide those we serve with essential items such as clothing and household items.
Hearts and Hands Days
A day of service for the whole family
Hearts and Hands is an upbeat, family-friendly volunteer event with a variety of volunteer opportunities for all ages! It's a great way to introduce kids to service and giving back.
Help those experiencing homelessness through street outreach
The Celebrity Fight Night Water Truck goes out onto the streets of Phoenix and its outlying areas, hand-delivering water, sack lunches, hygiene packs, clothing, and other seasonal items to individuals experiencing homelessness.
Friday Night Pizza
Make pizza for our guests
Friday Night Pizzas are a beloved tradition at St. Vincent de Paul. Every Friday in our central kitchen, we hand make 150 pizzas which are sent out to our five dining rooms for guests to enjoy.
Put your office skills to use
Volunteers in administration use their skills to assist various departments that support the mission of St. Vincent de Paul -- especially the Volunteer Services Office.