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Daily Herald
Alzheimer's walk in Busse Woods laden with emotion for family, caregiversHe was so young. We were definitely in denial. "They helped with money. They s
Alzheimer's walk in Busse Woods laden with emotion for family, caregivers
Daily Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
He was so young. We were definitely in denial. "They helped with money. They steered us to other resources, like Catholic Charities. They've been unbelievable," she said. To learn more about Alzheimer's disease, to get involved or to... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Elizabeth Louise Murray Gausfollowed by a luncheon in the Parish Hall. In lieu of flowers or gifts, the fa
Elizabeth Louise Murray Gaus
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
followed by a luncheon in the Parish Hall. In lieu of flowers or gifts, the family requests contributions may be made to Catholic Charities USA; donations may be made at: catholiccharitiesusa.org. Bettilou, Mom, Nan, will be sorely missed by her... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Watkins Glen man earns United Way awardat 305 Church St., Odessa, on Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. “Take a Hike, Domes
Watkins Glen man earns United Way award
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
at 305 Church St., Odessa, on Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. “Take a Hike, Domestic Violence!” is the theme of an event Catholic Charities of Schuyler County is organizing at Watkins Glen State Park in recognition of October as National Domestic... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Northampton preparing for arrival of 51 refugeesThey’ve been vetted and given official refugee status by the government. They’l
Northampton preparing for arrival of 51 refugees
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
They’ve been vetted and given official refugee status by the government. They’ll be given a one-time stipend of $1,500. Catholic Charities is the agency who will handle the case management. They’ll go through a 90-day resettlement period, but... Read more
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Irish Central
John McCormack, world’s greatest tenor, owed it all to local choirmastermuch honored and decorated. In 1928, he received the title of Papal Count from
John McCormack, world’s greatest tenor, owed it all to local choirmaster
Irish Central / Posted yesterday
much honored and decorated. In 1928, he received the title of Papal Count from Pope Pius XI in recognition of his work for Catholic charities and henceforth became known as Count McCormack. He was an incredibly bright star for Ireland in grim... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
United Way fundraising efforts under wayWay of Fulton County Executive Director Lisa Pfeiffer said the United Way helps
United Way fundraising efforts under way
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
Way of Fulton County Executive Director Lisa Pfeiffer said the United Way helps a number of agencies in the area, such as Catholic Charities, the HFM Prevention Council, the Glove Performing Arts Center and the Twin City Council of Churches. "At... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Friends laud Ciminelli’s impact on communityunderwrote a very popular appearance at Kleinhans Music Hall by the Forte Tenor
Friends laud Ciminelli’s impact on community
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
underwrote a very popular appearance at Kleinhans Music Hall by the Forte Tenors. All proceeds from the concert went to Catholic Charities. He also established a tradition of underwriting the orchestra’s season-opening celebration, including the... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
‘Purple Door’ breakfast announced as part of Domestic Violence Awareness MonthLISBON - Christina House, a program of Catholic Charities Regional Agency, will
‘Purple Door’ breakfast announced as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
LISBON - Christina House, a program of Catholic Charities Regional Agency, will host "The Purple Door Breakfast" on Oct. 6, at St. George's Parish Hall, West Chestnut Street, Lisbon. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and program will begin at 8:4... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Refugees from Syria, Burundi and the Congo heading to Northampton51 refugees from Syria, Burundi and the Congo. Most people we talked to support
Refugees from Syria, Burundi and the Congo heading to Northampton
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
51 refugees from Syria, Burundi and the Congo. Most people we talked to supported the move. Hundreds have signed up to help catholic charities help them begin the simple tasks of life in a new country. Basileus Zeno, originally from Syria said, “I... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Help needed for Farm for ME harvest as volunteer team being pulledOhio, Michigan, Montana, Washington, Illinois, Maine and Pennsylvania have been
Help needed for Farm for ME harvest as volunteer team being pulled
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Ohio, Michigan, Montana, Washington, Illinois, Maine and Pennsylvania have been in Aroostook County three weeks helping the Catholic Charities Maine Farm for ME program in Caribou prepare for the 2016 harvest. “Everything is ready to begin,” Dixie... Read more
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J Weekly
Jewish community shmoozes with candidates at JCRC forumfor City College board, greeted former JCRC executive director Rita Semel with
Jewish community shmoozes with candidates at JCRC forum
J Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
for City College board, greeted former JCRC executive director Rita Semel with a hug. Randolph, 33, had met Semel at a Catholic Charities dinner 10 years ago when he was working for then-Mayor Gavin Newsom. “She’s amazing,” Randolph said.... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Community leaders participate in ShopRite's 'Help Bag Hunger Day'newest ShopRite in Charleston to show their support. Local celebrity participa
Community leaders participate in ShopRite's 'Help Bag Hunger Day'
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
newest ShopRite in Charleston to show their support. Local celebrity participants included: Vincent Ignizio, director of Catholic Charities of Staten Island; Ed Burke, deputy borough president, and Anthony Reinhardt from Sen. Andrew Lanza's... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Obama Administration: 110,000 refugees expected to resettle in U.S.a time over the next year. Once they get here, they’ll each receive a one-time
Obama Administration: 110,000 refugees expected to resettle in U.S.
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
a time over the next year. Once they get here, they’ll each receive a one-time federal stipend of more than $1,000. The Catholic Charities Agency is the organization who will be helping these refugees through that process. The executive director... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Out and AboutEAST LIVERPOOL - Catholic Charities Senior Center, East 4th Street, will serve
Out and About
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
EAST LIVERPOOL - Catholic Charities Senior Center, East 4th Street, will serve lunch noon to 2 p.m. today. Menu includes barbecued ham sandwich and macaroni. HIGHLANDTOWN - Highlandtown VFD's 3rd annual Fall Fest is Saturday at Steubenville Pike... Read more
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The Davison Index
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Cre
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 2 days ago
why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center, is so important. Catholic Charities of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Cre
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 2 days ago
why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center, is so important. Catholic Charities of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee... Read more
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The Burton View
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Cre
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 2 days ago
why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center, is so important. Catholic Charities of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Fight for Flint on Saturday to raise money for water crisis | September 22, 20161 at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center. Tickets for general admission
Fight for Flint on Saturday to raise money for water crisis | September 22, 2016
Lapeer Area View / Posted 2 days ago
1 at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center. Tickets for general admission will be $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Catholic Charities of Shiawassee and Genesee counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Cre
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted 2 days ago
why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center, is so important. Catholic Charities of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee... Read more
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Flint Township View
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Cre
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted 2 days ago
why Fight for Flint, a professional boxing event coming to the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center, is so important. Catholic Charities of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas, Feds At Odds Over RefugeesTexas are required to give 120 days notice if they withdraw from the federal pr
Texas, Feds At Odds Over Refugees
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
Texas are required to give 120 days notice if they withdraw from the federal program. David Woodyard, President and CEO of Catholic Charities in Dallas, said he’s concerned if that were to happen, there could be a disruption in Medicaid, food... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Syrian and African refugees to be relocated in NorthamptonNORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – Kathryn Buckley-Brawner of Catholic Charities told
Syrian and African refugees to be relocated in Northampton
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – Kathryn Buckley-Brawner of Catholic Charities told 22News in addition to Syrians, they’ll be looking to resettle Africans from Burundi and the Congo. Northampton, the Paradise City, will be the new home of Syrian refugee... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Sign-ups begin for Catholic Charities Thanksgiving baskets-- Individuals and families living in Broome County now have the opportunity to
Sign-ups begin for Catholic Charities Thanksgiving baskets
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 3 days ago
-- Individuals and families living in Broome County now have the opportunity to sign-up for a Thanksgiving basket through Catholic Charities. Baskets include all the items needed for a wonderful holiday meal. People 18 years and older must... Read more
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USA Today
Refugees are humans, not candy: David Pazasno longer opposes the resettlement of refugees in the U.S. or Tennessee. Haslam
Refugees are humans, not candy: David Pazas
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
no longer opposes the resettlement of refugees in the U.S. or Tennessee. Haslam has met with State Department officials and Catholic Charities and said "they're doing a good job" of vetting refugees, which can take anywhere from 18 months to two... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
World’s oldest Catholic bishop dies at age 104 in New Jerseyvulnerable and marginalized. Under his leadership, outreach to the poor and und
World’s oldest Catholic bishop dies at age 104 in New Jersey
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
vulnerable and marginalized. Under his leadership, outreach to the poor and underserved increased through the expansion of Catholic Charities Maine into a statewide agency. Gerety was predeceased by eight brothers and survived by numerous nieces... Read more
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The Atlantic
It's Impossible to Be a Democrat or a Republican and a Good Catholicimmigrant. Yet Pence publicly sparred with Indianapolis Archbishop Joseph Tobin
It's Impossible to Be a Democrat or a Republican and a Good Catholic
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
immigrant. Yet Pence publicly sparred with Indianapolis Archbishop Joseph Tobin over Syrian refugees. When the local Catholic Charities agency agreed to help resettle a family last December, Pence asked Tobin to put a stop to it. The... Read more
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11 News Houston
New surge of undocumented families, possible cartel tacticthat they can’t accomplish their mission.” As the cartels try to overwhelm the
New surge of undocumented families, possible cartel tactic
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
that they can’t accomplish their mission.” As the cartels try to overwhelm the Border Patrol with undocumented immigrants, the Catholic Charities shelter said it is being overwhelmed and in dire need of more donations and volunteers. (© 2016... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
SoNo Baking Owner Headlines Harvest Table Event For Stamford Meal Programpantry, the center provides over 700,000 meals a year. It was founded more tha
SoNo Baking Owner Headlines Harvest Table Event For Stamford Meal Program
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 3 days ago
pantry, the center provides over 700,000 meals a year. It was founded more than 40 years ago as an interfaith project of Catholic Charities of Fairfield County. The new facility includes a modern kitchen, a dining area, expanded food storage area... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESfor table reservations is Oct. 15. Christina House to host Purple Door Breakfa
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
for table reservations is Oct. 15. Christina House to host Purple Door Breakfast LISBON - Christina House, a program of Catholic Charities Regional Agency, will host The Purple Door Breakfast at 8:45 a.m. Oct. 6 at St. George's Parish Hall, 271... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
New surge of undocumented families, possible cartel tacticthat they can’t accomplish their mission.” As the cartels try to overwhelm the
New surge of undocumented families, possible cartel tactic
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
that they can’t accomplish their mission.” As the cartels try to overwhelm the Border Patrol with undocumented immigrants, the Catholic Charities shelter said it is being overwhelmed and in dire need of more donations and volunteers. (© 2016... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Refugees promote peace in walk with LMPDbuilding relationships with police. Their peace walk was an introduction of th
Refugees promote peace in walk with LMPD
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
building relationships with police. Their peace walk was an introduction of themselves to law enforcement. Officials with Catholic Charities help to relocate hundreds of families to Louisville who are in danger in their home countries. LMPD... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
New surge of undocumented familie, possible cartel tacticthat they can’t accomplish their mission.” As the cartels try to overwhelm the
New surge of undocumented familie, possible cartel tactic
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
that they can’t accomplish their mission.” As the cartels try to overwhelm the Border Patrol with undocumented immigrants, the Catholic Charities shelter said it is being overwhelmed and in dire need of more donations and volunteers. (© 2016... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Refugee peace walk to embrace inclusionLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Catholic Charities of Louisville resettles an estima
Refugee peace walk to embrace inclusion
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Catholic Charities of Louisville resettles an estimated 700 refugees every year. Leaders say it is important to welcome the refugees to the Derby City and also help them meet the law enforcement officers who patrol their... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
51 Syrian refugees slated to relocate to Northamptonresidents packed a special meeting at the JFK Middle School Monday night to lea
51 Syrian refugees slated to relocate to Northampton
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
residents packed a special meeting at the JFK Middle School Monday night to learn about the plans. The Springfield-based Catholic Charities Agency will be helping the refugees resettle. The Catholic Charities Agency initially wanted to resettle... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland Science Center gets funding to expand Head Start programmingand take home activity kits, according to the organization. The Ready, Set, Go
Maryland Science Center gets funding to expand Head Start programming
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
and take home activity kits, according to the organization. The Ready, Set, Go visits begin in October, and will serve Catholic Charities Head Start and St. Vincent de Paul Head Start. The gift will also support new “Family Nights” for... Read more
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Wayne Post
Newark community supports annual Stop Hunger Now eventor more participating countries with dire food needs. The event, which was spo
Newark community supports annual Stop Hunger Now event
Wayne Post / Posted 4 days ago
or more participating countries with dire food needs. The event, which was sponsored by Newark Rotary, Together in Christ, Catholic Charities of Wayne County and the Newark Central School District, brings together volunteers from churches,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Plan for Syrian refugees to relocate to Northampton part of growing trend statewideyear. City Councilor Alisa Klein told 22News the resettlement was recently app
Plan for Syrian refugees to relocate to Northampton part of growing trend statewide
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
year. City Councilor Alisa Klein told 22News the resettlement was recently approved by the State Department. She said the Catholic Charities Agency is now in charge of helping the 51 Syrian refugees relocate to the city. The agency wants the... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
There is life after addiction, treatment and recovery agencies saywith educators and government leaders at SUNY Sullivan on Monday to spread the
There is life after addiction, treatment and recovery agencies say
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 4 days ago
with educators and government leaders at SUNY Sullivan on Monday to spread the word that there is life after addiction. Catholic Charities of Orange and Sullivan, the college and Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther joined forces to raise awareness of... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
LETTERS:and donations from local businesses, private citizens, churches, and other orga
LETTERS:
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
and donations from local businesses, private citizens, churches, and other organizations. Service partners will include Catholic Charities, Halifax Health, Stewart-Marchman-Act, Halifax Urban Ministries, and others. This is only a brief outline... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Dozens of Syrian refugees are coming to Northamptonfor a special meeting at JFK Middle School to learn about the plans. Northampto
Dozens of Syrian refugees are coming to Northampton
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
for a special meeting at JFK Middle School to learn about the plans. Northampton City Councilor Alisa Klein told 22News the Catholic Charities Agency is helping the refugees resettle, but the question is when. The group initially wanted the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Catholic Charities of Baton Rouge dedicates expanded housing for homeless pregnant womenThe Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge will dedicate its newly re
Catholic Charities of Baton Rouge dedicates expanded housing for homeless pregnant women
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
The Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge will dedicate its newly renovated building for homeless pregnant women on Tuesday, September 20. Called the Sanctuary for Life, the home offers a safe haven for women and their newborn... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Catholic Charities of Baton Rouge dedicates expanded housing for homeless pregnant womenThe Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge will dedicate its newly re
Catholic Charities of Baton Rouge dedicates expanded housing for homeless pregnant women
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
The Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge will dedicate its newly renovated building for homeless pregnant women on Tuesday, September 20. Called the Sanctuary for Life, the home offers a safe haven for women and their newborn... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Catholic Charities of Baton Rouge dedicates expanded housing for homeless pregnant womenThe Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge will dedicate its newly re
Catholic Charities of Baton Rouge dedicates expanded housing for homeless pregnant women
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
The Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge will dedicate its newly renovated building for homeless pregnant women on Tuesday, September 20. Called the Sanctuary for Life, the home offers a safe haven for women and their newborn... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Taxi driver left paralyzed 3 months after being shotFROM WAVE3.COM Mohamed, a husband and father of four, was able to escape his w
Taxi driver left paralyzed 3 months after being shot
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
FROM WAVE3.COM Mohamed, a husband and father of four, was able to escape his war-torn country of Somalia with the help of Catholic Charities. Louisville became his home in 2007. He came to the United States for a better life and worked hard to... Read more
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CNET
In the US, refugees find phones a basic necessityphone and computer donations for arriving refugees in his community. Benenson
In the US, refugees find phones a basic necessity
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
phone and computer donations for arriving refugees in his community. Benenson got involved after learning that the state's Catholic Charities chapter this year would welcome at least a dozen refugees in Salem, a city of 160,000 people. Catholic... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of 154 Area Service Groups for Monday, Sept. 19, 2016Collects donations and organizes care packages to deployed military. Care4rtroo
List of 154 Area Service Groups for Monday, Sept. 19, 2016
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Collects donations and organizes care packages to deployed military. Care4rtroops.org or care4rtroops@gmail.com. 21. Catholic Charities of Central Florida: Empowerment program for homeless prevention Volusia County. Call or email for... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Thousands enjoy food, fun games at Italian Festivalinaugural "Italian Festival at the Mount" this weekend at Mount Loretto in Plea
Thousands enjoy food, fun games at Italian Festival
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
inaugural "Italian Festival at the Mount" this weekend at Mount Loretto in Pleasant Plains. The event was hosted by the Catholic Charities of Staten Island and was presented by ShopRite. It ran from 5-11 p.m. Friday, 3-11 p.m. Saturday and 2-9... Read more
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Breitbart
Identity of St. Cloud, Minnesota Mall Attacker Revealed as Dahir Adan, Say 'Leaders of Somali-American Community'for bringing over ten thousand Somalis from around the world to colonize Minnes
Identity of St. Cloud, Minnesota Mall Attacker Revealed as Dahir Adan, Say 'Leaders of Somali-American Community'
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
for bringing over ten thousand Somalis from around the world to colonize Minnesota towns in the last ten years alone—Catholic Charities and World Relief MN (now Arrive Ministries) helped also. Corcoran added: A few years ago Saint Cloud, MN... Read more
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The Maui News
New homeless shelter to open on Oahuplacement for families, who will be allowed to stay there up to 90 days, said J
New homeless shelter to open on Oahu
The Maui News / Posted 6 days ago
placement for families, who will be allowed to stay there up to 90 days, said Jerry Rauckhorst, president and CEO of Catholic Charities Hawaii, which has a $1.2 million contract to run the shelter for 22 months. Families typically wait years... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Catholic Relief Services names Sean Callahan president and CEOCity, the chairman of the board. Callahan is also president of Caritas North A
Catholic Relief Services names Sean Callahan president and CEO
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
City, the chairman of the board. Callahan is also president of Caritas North America, serves on the board of trustees for Catholic Charities USA, and has served on the executive committee and representative council of Caritas Internationalis.... Read more
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