Catholic Charities USA
The mission of Catholic Charities is to provide service to people in need, to advocate for justice in social structures, and to call the entire church and other people of good will to do the same.
Staff at the Family Reunification Program (FRP) at Catholic Charities of Baltimore’s Esperanza Center use the trauma-informed care approach every day to care for recently arrived migrant children travelling without a parent or legal guardian and their families with whom they have been reunited. “Most of the children are coming from the northern triangle: Honduras, …
The summer issue of Charities USA focuses on Catholic Charities’ efforts in helping individuals and families access nutritious food, learn nutrition facts, and practice healthy living.
Sister Donna Markham OP, PhD, President and CEO of Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) presented $1 million in funds raised by generous donors across the country to Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida. The monies will directly assist in the immediate, emergency assistance and disaster response efforts for those impacted by Hurricane Michael.