As a Parish Priest working near Paris, he organized groups to assist the poor, to care for the sick, to find job for the unemployed, etc. He founded the Congregation of the Daughters of Charity with Louise de Marillac. He also instituted the Congregation of Priests of the Mission (Lazarists).
His work of Charity continues today with the Society of Saint Vincent De Paul.
Work of God Apostolate
Saint Vincent de Paul