Volunteer Appreciation Picnic

St. Vincent de Paul Southwest Idaho invites you to celebrate another year of serving our neighbors in need. The work of our organization would not be possible without our amazing volunteers (…THAT’S YOU!)

To show our appreciation, we welcome you and a guest to join us in a celebration of each other and the accomplishments that have been made in the past year.

Who: Volunteers of St. Vincent de Paul Southwest Idaho + Guest

What: Volunteer Appreciation Picnic

When: Friday, April 26th, 2024 from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Where: Settler’s Park Pavilion #1
(3245 North Meridian Road Meridian, ID 83646)

Volunteer of The Year 2024

Past Volunteer of the Year Winners


Food Pantry  – Jeff Stanhouse (Overland)

Home Visit  – Laura Botimer (Holy Apostles)

Thrift Store – Teresa Carlson (Meridian Thrift Store)

Overall Volunteer of the Year – M.J. Stuart (Our Lady of the Valley)


Overall Volunteer of the Year – Chris Hightower (Holy Apostles)

Nominate a “Volunteer of the Year”

This year, we will feature volunteers in each of the following categories:

  • Home Visit Volunteer
  • Food Pantry Volunteer
  • Special Programs (Thrift Stores, Reentry, Seasonal Programs, Administration, Christmas Toy Store, Thanksgiving Food Box, or any other program not listed.)
  • V.O.T.Y: nominee with the most amount of votes in total.