Gratitude, Food, Loved Ones . . . Thanksgiving!

Gratitude, Food, Loved Ones . . . Thanksgiving!

Here at Catholic Charities we are grateful for the joy that our clients bring, the dedication our staff gives, and the generosity that volunteers and supporters bestow upon us all the time. Bishop Loverde will serve Thanksgiving dinner at Christ House as he has done...
Pray By Name

Pray By Name

Fr. John Mosimann encourages us to pray for those we serve by name.  By Anne Devine (Program Manager, Family Services-South) Fr. John Mosimann, Pastor of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception, joined Family Services-South for their most recent quarterly priest...
Celebrating Mother Teresa

Celebrating Mother Teresa

As we gear up to celebrate the canonization of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, let us be faithful to Christ’s call to serve others. Mother Teresa is renowned for her service to the poor and the most vulnerable in society. She answered Christ’s call to feed the...
Volunteers Critical to Our Success

Volunteers Critical to Our Success

Case Manager Misty Hardman explains how families at St. Margaret’s benefit from volunteer support. How are volunteers serving the clients at St. Margaret’s? We don’t have a huge staff, so volunteers help us out in two big ways. Volunteers lead weekly Life...
Family Finds New Home, New Dreams

Family Finds New Home, New Dreams

When they were homeless, Sarah could barely answer her daughters when they asked where they were going to live next. Now in their new home at St. Margaret’s, she can now dream of a future of college education and home ownership. A dresser, a Christmas tree, a...
Poverty Awareness: Make a Difference for the Homeless

Poverty Awareness: Make a Difference for the Homeless

Feel the chill in the air? Imagine that you are homeless. You are living on the streets or in the woods. Maybe you are lucky enough to be living in a trailer or in your car—but neither has heat. You don’t have a warm coat, warm shoes, a warm shower, or a warm meal....