Posts tagged with "Catholic Charities"
After tragedies, archbishop says good will win over evilThursday, July 14, 2022025 San Antonio Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller was still tending to the pain of the community of Uvalde, Texas, reeling from a mass school shooting that in late May left 19 children and their two teachers dead, when another tragedy landed on the doorstep of his Texas diocese.
Open arms, open hearts, open doors: Welcoming strategies for newcomersMonday, March 7, 2022057 The rise this winter of COVID-19's omicron variant wiped out a lot of people's travel plans, including for some of the United States' most recent arrivals.
Catholic agency offers help after 'heartbreaking' collapse of buildingMonday, June 28, 2021027 Staff members with Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Miami were on location and developing a response strategy June 24 near the stunning wreckage of a partially collapsed beachfront high-rise apartment building.
'You have to have faith,' Bahamian resident says of Dorian recoveryThursday, September 5, 2019098 Cathy Nottage, a resident of Elbow Cay -- an 8-mile-long stretch in the Abaco Islands of the Bahamas -- has had to take a lot of things by faith in the days since Hurricane Dorian slammed into the Bahamas and left much of the islands in rubble or underwater.
Catholic Charities strove to meet challenges of natural disastersFriday, December 14, 2018088 By Mark Pattison Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- Hurricane, fire, flood and even earthquake, Catholic Charities agencies did their best to help thousands of their fellow residents through some of the worst natural disasters they had ever encountered. Some of the disasters were so severe the relief work...
Catholic Charities distributes disaster relief to areas hit by FlorenceTuesday, September 18, 2018071 The Carolinas were hard hit with record rainfall and flooding rivers from tropical storm Florence since it made landfall Sept. 14. And although the storm was downgraded from a hurricane to a Category 1 tropical storm, it still caused extensive water damage.
At hearing, Kavanaugh highlights his Catholic Charities' volunteer workThursday, September 6, 20180136 During the second day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee Sept. 5, U.S. Appeals Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh said his experience serving the homeless with Catholic Charities and tutoring at Washington Jesuit Academy has influenced him as a judge because of the importance of "standing in the...
The joy of givingSaturday, December 20, 20140151 With elf stockings on their heads, a bounce in their steps and joy in their hearts, hundreds of volunteers helped distribute countless gifts during the Catholic Charities Christmas Distribution event at Santa Clara Regional Community Center on Dec. 13.
Bishop Farrell: "These are our brothers and sisters."Monday, July 21, 2014062 Dallas Bishop Kevin J. Farrell on July 21 cited Scripture in calling for a humane and non-partisan lens as the gateway to addressing the flow of unaccompanied minor children who have crossed the nation’s southwestern border.
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