St. Vincent De Paul Of Dodge County Plans To Break Ground On Expansion This Summer

(Beaver Dam) While a specific date has not yet been announced, St. Vincent de Paul of Dodge County has announced plans to break ground on an expansion this summer. In November, the non-profit launched capital campaign entitled “Building to Serve our Neighbors seeking to raise $1-million-dollars by the end of 2020The organization says they have seen a prolonged and rising monthly increase in the number of families in need of help. Thrift Store Manager Ben Nelson says the primary purpose of their capital campaign is to expand their capacity for providing assistanceA few of the key elements of the campaign is to increase the size of the donations processing area, add sales space, expand parking and add a sheltered donations drop-off area. As part of their expansion plans the organization has acquired 3.9 acres of land, west of their current Beaver Dam store. Completion is slated for the spring of 2021.