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Denver Post
One piece of paper is changing the lives of Colorado's adult adopteespositive way for several years, says Kathy Thayer, vice president of Life Conne
One piece of paper is changing the lives of Colorado's adult adoptees
Denver Post / Posted 59 minutes ago
positive way for several years, says Kathy Thayer, vice president of Life Connections, which handles adoption services for Catholic Charities of Central Colorado. Currently, the organization's adoptions are largely open, meaning identifying... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Father of twins from Germany says his daughters’ struggles to enroll in school like those of immigrant familieshad faced problems registering their children in the county public schools. Mi
Father of twins from Germany says his daughters’ struggles to enroll in school like those of immigrant families
Naples Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
had faced problems registering their children in the county public schools. Michael Scanlan, an education specialist with Catholic Charities of Collier County, said his organization helped five refugee families whose children were denied... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Mark J. BaggettWhile in Athens, Georgia, he served as Executive Director of the Office on Agin
Mark J. Baggett
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
While in Athens, Georgia, he served as Executive Director of the Office on Aging and also as Executive Director of Catholic Charities. While in Savannah, he served as Executive Director of the Chatham-Savannah Authority for the Homeless. He... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Nonprofits raise money, awareness through DuPage Human RaceCommunity Foundation Brain Injury Association of Illinois Camp Fire Illinois
Nonprofits raise money, awareness through DuPage Human Race
My Suburban Life / Posted yesterday
Community Foundation Brain Injury Association of Illinois Camp Fire Illinois Prairie CASA of DuPage Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet CHAD Housing Clare Oaks Retirement Community Clare Woods Academy Community Adult... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
N.J. Catholic diocese is getting a new bishop Tuesdayreligious brothers and sisters and laity representing each of the 90 parishes o
N.J. Catholic diocese is getting a new bishop Tuesday
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
religious brothers and sisters and laity representing each of the 90 parishes of the diocese, Catholic school communities, Catholic Charities, Saint Peter's Healthcare System and the Catholic Center at Rutgers. Due to limited seating at the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historypeople who have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history i
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
people who have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to the effort, according to the Whit... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history on job applicationspeople who have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history i
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history on job applications
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
people who have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to the effort, according to the Whit... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historypeople who have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history i
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
people who have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to the effort, according to the Whit... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Amanda Goodman to dance for charityto the song Brazil. It is a very, very fast song with a lot of shaking. A lot o
Amanda Goodman to dance for charity
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
to the song Brazil. It is a very, very fast song with a lot of shaking. A lot of shaking," joked Goodman. Amanda picked Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Dubuque, an organization that is close to her heart. "I am Catholic and went to... Read more
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The Post-Standard
NY lends $9.5M to build apartment complex for mentally ill, poorinclude 39 units, said Douglas Reicher, president of Christopher Communities In
NY lends $9.5M to build apartment complex for mentally ill, poor
The Post-Standard / Posted yesterday
include 39 units, said Douglas Reicher, president of Christopher Communities Inc., which will jointly own the facility with Catholic Charities of Cortland County. New York is providing the developer with $6 million in construction loans and another... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
The Field Hospital: Covering parish lifea collaborative project between two parishes -- St. John Chrysostom in Inglewoo
The Field Hospital: Covering parish life
National Catholic Reporter / Posted yesterday
a collaborative project between two parishes -- St. John Chrysostom in Inglewood and St. Joseph Parish in Hawthorne -- and Catholic Charities of Los Angeles to serve the low-income and homeless. Still supported by those two congregations, St.... Read more
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FOX News
Proposed Obama rule would delay questions about criminal historyemploying more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that informat
Proposed Obama rule would delay questions about criminal history
FOX News / Posted yesterday
employing more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to t... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper co
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted yesterday
ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to the effort. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyemploying more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that informat
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
employing more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to t... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyemploying more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that informat
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
employing more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to t... Read more
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ABC News
Proposed Rule Would Delay Questions About Criminal Historyemploying more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that informat
Proposed Rule Would Delay Questions About Criminal History
ABC News / Posted yesterday
employing more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to t... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyemploying more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that informat
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
employing more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to t... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper co
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to the effort. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper co
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to the effort. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyemploying more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that informat
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
employing more than 1.5 million people have committed to ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to t... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper co
Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
ensuring that information about criminal history is considered in the proper context. Microsoft, Best Buy, Kellogg Co. and Catholic Charities were among those who committed to the effort. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Police, community help homeless man return hometo be seen by dentist Ziad Abou-Assi and his staff at the Erwin Dental Clinic f
Police, community help homeless man return home
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
to be seen by dentist Ziad Abou-Assi and his staff at the Erwin Dental Clinic for treatment and to have the tooth removed. Catholic Charities and Metropolitan Ministries bought Edward a bus ticket to Tulsa, Oklahoma. Metropolitan Ministries gave... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Paul Ryan at Georgetown: 'I was just wrong' about views on pooradvocates of poor and marginalized people for his stance. Rather than chastise,
Paul Ryan at Georgetown: 'I was just wrong' about views on poor
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
advocates of poor and marginalized people for his stance. Rather than chastise, however, charitable organizations, led by Catholic Charities USA, have worked with Ryan and his staff for months to showcase programs that aid poor families, homeless... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Town hall with mayors of Southside Hampton RoadsAssociation presented him with its “Port Champion” award. In 2007, he was prese
Town hall with mayors of Southside Hampton Roads
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
Association presented him with its “Port Champion” award. In 2007, he was presented the “Bishop’s Humanitarian Award” by Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia and the “A Home for Every American Award,” a national honor given by the United States... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Islamophobia class at MSU tackles biasmore, including those fleeing the Syrian crisis, are expected to resettle in th
Islamophobia class at MSU tackles bias
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
more, including those fleeing the Syrian crisis, are expected to resettle in the area this year through St. Vincent Catholic Charities. Exact numbers aren’t set yet, said spokesman John Karasinski. Holly Chapin said she didn’t know much... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Help clean up the Catharine Valley Trail10, for an event being organized by the Food Bank of the Southern Tier and Schu
Help clean up the Catharine Valley Trail
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
10, for an event being organized by the Food Bank of the Southern Tier and Schuyler Outreach, as well as the food pantry of Catholic Charities of Schuyler County. A free meal will be served at 5 p.m., followed by small-group discussions. Child... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Work starts on $7.4M housing project in central NYwhich will go to residents struggling with serious mental illness. Those tenant
Work starts on $7.4M housing project in central NY
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
which will go to residents struggling with serious mental illness. Those tenants will receive mental health services from Catholic Charities of Cortland County. The other half of the units will go to low-income families. Cuomo's office says the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Work starts on $7.4M housing project in central NYwhich will go to residents struggling with serious mental illness. Those tenant
Work starts on $7.4M housing project in central NY
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
which will go to residents struggling with serious mental illness. Those tenants will receive mental health services from Catholic Charities of Cortland County. The other half of the units will go to low-income families. Cuomo's office says the... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Thanks again, Souris Valley United Wayfunds were American Red Cross, Annie's House Adaptive Recreation Program, Backp
Thanks again, Souris Valley United Way
Minot Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
funds were American Red Cross, Annie's House Adaptive Recreation Program, Backpack Buddies, Boy Scouts - Northern Lights, Catholic Charities ND - Guardianship Division, Catholic Charities ND - Pregnancy Services, Community Action Partnership,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Volunteer opportunitiesare needed to coordinate crafts, bring snacks, or just lend a hand on every Tue
Volunteer opportunities
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
are needed to coordinate crafts, bring snacks, or just lend a hand on every Tuesday of the month from 3-4:30 p.m. Join the Catholic Charities Fig Tree Food Pantry every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 8:45 a.m.-noon to help sort, bag, and... Read more
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The Advocate
Scouts, Hospice of BR, Teach for America, others losing Capital Area United Way funding; 100 Black Men, 17 others addedrequests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way
Scouts, Hospice of BR, Teach for America, others losing Capital Area United Way funding; 100 Black Men, 17 others added
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
requests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way only had around $5 million to give. Catholic Charities for the Diocese of Baton Rouge, for example, applied for money for programs that fit into every category.... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Tiny homes, big heartspeople, area agencies can meet their immediate needs, but affordable housing is
Tiny homes, big hearts
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
people, area agencies can meet their immediate needs, but affordable housing is out of reach. “The emergency services of Catholic Charities and the Rescue Mission are absolutely essential, but the next step doesn’t exist,” Lunetta said. Without... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Tiny homes, big heartsthe Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, sp
Tiny homes, big hearts
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, splits his time between working part-time at Catholic Charities’ men’s shelter and managing A Tiny Home for Good. He and his supporters raised $3,000 to purchase a vacant... Read more
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The Advocate
Scouts, Hospice of BR, Teach for America, others losing Capital Area United Way funding; 100 Black Men among 18 addedrequests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way
Scouts, Hospice of BR, Teach for America, others losing Capital Area United Way funding; 100 Black Men among 18 added
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
requests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way only had around $5 million to give. Catholic Charities for the Diocese of Baton Rouge, for example, applied for money for programs that fit into every category.... Read more
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The Advocate
Scouts, Hospice of BR, Teach for America among 11 agencies losing Capital Area United Way funding; others addedrequests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way
Scouts, Hospice of BR, Teach for America among 11 agencies losing Capital Area United Way funding; others added
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
requests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way only had around $5 million to give. Catholic Charities for the Diocese of Baton Rouge, for example, applied for money for programs that fit into every category.... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, PATRICK 'PAT' FRANCIS CASEY, Youngstown, OhioHabitat For Humanity. Pat performed volunteer work for the Cancer and Muscular
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, PATRICK 'PAT' FRANCIS CASEY, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
Habitat For Humanity. Pat performed volunteer work for the Cancer and Muscular Dystrophy Associations, Easter Seals, Catholic Charities and the American Heart Association. He was a longtime member and officer of the Youngstown/Columbiana... Read more
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The Advocate
Capital Area United Way refocuses priorities, uses competitive process to decide who gets fundsrequests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way
Capital Area United Way refocuses priorities, uses competitive process to decide who gets funds
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
requests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way only had around $5 million to give. Catholic Charities for the Diocese of Baton Rouge, for example, applied for money for programs that fit into every category.... Read more
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The Advocate
Capital Area United Way refocuses priorities, uses competitive process to decide who gets fundsrequests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way
Capital Area United Way refocuses priorities, uses competitive process to decide who gets funds
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
requests from those agencies totaled $13 million, while Capital Area United Way only had around $5 million to give. Catholic Charities for the Diocese of Baton Rouge, for example, applied for money for programs that fit into every category.... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Miller: Legislators, you need to let it go, get things doneof Chicago State University at the end of April, the severe problems faced by s
Miller: Legislators, you need to let it go, get things done
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
of Chicago State University at the end of April, the severe problems faced by several social service providers (including Catholic Charities), the possibility the legislature might not fund K-12 schools this year, the state comptroller’s decision... Read more
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The Buffalo News
John F. McGrath Sr., noted for selling tickets for a good causefor 30 years, past president and treasurer of its Holy Name Society, served on
John F. McGrath Sr., noted for selling tickets for a good cause
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
for 30 years, past president and treasurer of its Holy Name Society, served on the Parish Council, and was chairman of the Catholic Charities drive in the parish for six years. He also was a volunteer for various activities at St. Teresa’s School... Read more
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The Buffalo News
John F. ‘Tickets’ McGrath Sr., charitable volunteerfor 30 years, past president and treasurer of its Holy Name Society, served on
John F. ‘Tickets’ McGrath Sr., charitable volunteer
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
for 30 years, past president and treasurer of its Holy Name Society, served on the Parish Council, and was chairman of the Catholic Charities drive in the parish for six years. He also was a volunteer for various activities at St. Teresa’s School... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Lafourche residents can get commoditiesParish residents 60 and older who qualify financially can receive commodities t
Lafourche residents can get commodities
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Parish residents 60 and older who qualify financially can receive commodities this week through the Council on Aging and Catholic Charities. Distributions will be from 7-9 a.m. Wednesday at Harang Auditorium, 310 N. Canal Blvd., Thibodaux, and... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Lafourche residents can get commoditiesParish residents 60 and older who qualify financially can receive commodities t
Lafourche residents can get commodities
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago
Parish residents 60 and older who qualify financially can receive commodities this week through the Council on Aging and Catholic Charities. Distributions will be from 7-9 a.m. Wednesday at Harang Auditorium, 310 N. Canal Blvd., Thibodaux, and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
After Emerald ash borer scourge, campaign under way to replant lost treesToll Highway Authority officials to talk about planting trees on back slopes of
After Emerald ash borer scourge, campaign under way to replant lost trees
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Toll Highway Authority officials to talk about planting trees on back slopes of road corridors, and representatives from Catholic Charities to discuss planting more trees in cemeteries. The working-class south suburb of Blue Island is one... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
No losers in annual Race for HopeOver 55 people participated in this year's event in an effort to raise money fo
No losers in annual Race for Hope
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 5 days ago
Over 55 people participated in this year's event in an effort to raise money for vital services that Catholic Charities West Virginia (Weston Region) provides to several counties. "This is our one fundraiser that we have every year for this region.... Read more
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Salem News
Spring Quarterly Informational Fair plannedand Rehabilitation Facility, Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Buckeye
Spring Quarterly Informational Fair planned
Salem News / Posted 6 days ago
and Rehabilitation Facility, Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Buckeye Health Plan, Care4Me Home Health Care, Catholic Charities Regional Agency-Christina House, CCDJFS, Columbiana County Senior Aid Program, Community Action Agency... Read more
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TribLIVE
Out & About: Diocese of Greensburg Salt and Light Dinner& About: Diocese of Greensburg Salt and Light Dinner The Communities of Salt a
Out & About: Diocese of Greensburg Salt and Light Dinner
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
& About: Diocese of Greensburg Salt and Light Dinner The Communities of Salt and Light Dinner of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Greensburg serves a higher purpose beyond recognizing good works done by members of the... Read more
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Denver Post
Advocates work to end veteran homelessnesswho, he said, helped him figure out what resources he had available. For four
Advocates work to end veteran homelessness
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
who, he said, helped him figure out what resources he had available. For four months, he was able to seek shelter in Catholic Charities' homeless veterans program. He was able to get clothes from Mary's Closet in downtown Fort Collins and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gelzinis: Hack superiors couldn’t handle Stewart’s ‘crazy’ probation brandride with police and check on kids where they lived.” “We all knew Billy was c
Gelzinis: Hack superiors couldn’t handle Stewart’s ‘crazy’ probation brand
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
ride with police and check on kids where they lived.” “We all knew Billy was crazy,” said Larry Mayes, vice president of Catholic Charities, who encountered Billy almost three decades ago when he ran the Ella J. Baker House with the Rev. Eugene... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Revived: Message of hope, tangible help is healing hurting communities in West Virginiaa job for the first time, it can be a traumatic experience, said Patti Phillips
Revived: Message of hope, tangible help is healing hurting communities in West Virginia
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
a job for the first time, it can be a traumatic experience, said Patti Phillips, director of development and marketing for Catholic Charities of West Virginia. “They may not know how to ask for help. We want to show compassion while also honoring... Read more
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