Transformational Housing and Learning to Love

Transformational Housing and Learning to Love

“All of the love that God has in Him, all of the beauty that God has in Himself, all of the truth that God has in Himself, he gives to the family. And a family is truly a family when it is able to open its arms and receive all of this love.”    Pope Francis, Address...
Advent activities for youth at St. Margaret of Cortona

Advent activities for youth at St. Margaret of Cortona

Our youngest residents at St. Margaret of Cortona Family Transformational Housing are learning about the season of Advent and the necessary preparation and anticipation the season brings. To illustrate the preparations of our hearts for the birth of Christ, Children...
Why Volunteers Choose to Support Catholic Charities

Why Volunteers Choose to Support Catholic Charities

I would encourage you to keep in mind all those people around us who are trapped in a cycle of poverty. They too need to be given hope. The fight against poverty and hunger must be fought constantly and on many fronts, especially in its causes. I know that many...
Transitional Housing is Transformational for Many Families

Transitional Housing is Transformational for Many Families

Their lives have been sad, deprived, even harrowing. Many of the women who come with their children to St. Margaret of Cortona Transitional Residences have nowhere else to turn. They lack any permanent address and have exhausted the time limits for living in emergency...