Catholic Charities COVID-19 Response

Catholic Charities agencies are on the frontlines during the COVID-19 pandemic, distributing food, offering shelter, providing health and wellness support and so much more.  

 Check out the latest news, advocacy efforts and stories from our ministry, along with general resources and guidance from the federal government.

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Helping Fort Bend Families in Need during COVID-19

You helped Fort Bend families in need receive food during COVID-19.

We are blessed to be able to serve the community during these uncertain times, thanks to your generosity and prayers.You helped us feed more than 340 families at our Mamie George Community Center yesterday. Thank you!

Posted by Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston on Friday, March 27, 2020

Ten days ago I shared that we were temporarily suspending food pantry services. During this time, we have been working tirelessly with a pandemic expert and team of volunteers who have successfully created a plan that allows Catholic Charities to move forward during this pandemic. The team focused its efforts on four key areas: 1) COVID-19 education and training for staff and volunteers; 2) Evaluating the client in-take process; 3) Cleaning and safety practices; and 4) Adapting best practices for all officesIn addition, a virtual training program has been created to ensure that all staff and volunteers are aware of process changes, best practices, and the safest and most efficient ways to serve our guests.As a result, I am excited to share the news that our food pantries will begin opening to clients over the next week. On Monday, more details about when each food pantry will open and operate will be posted to our website. www.CatholicCharitiesRaleigh.org/COVID19We are thrilled that our food pantry services will rejoin our additional core programs that have continued throughout the pandemic: Disaster Services, Immigration Services, and Services in Support of the Family.I recorded another brief message regarding this announcement and I invite you to watch it. Catholic Charities continues to feel blessed by the support and prayers of our community, and we are honored to serve your neighbors in need, as well as serve alongside our volunteers. Because of this strong community, Catholic Charities is looking forward to opening the doors to our brothers and sisters in need!

Posted by Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Raleigh on Sunday, April 5, 2020
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden: COVID-19 RESPONSE

At Catholic Charities, we've seen and responded to many various disasters and crises, both in the Diocese of Camden and across the nation along with Catholic Charities USA. And even with the #coronavirus, our experienced disaster case managers are still working to fulfill our mission and meet the needs of our community.If you are in need of help, visit:https://catholiccharitiescamden.org/coronavirus/#CatholicCharities #coronavirus

Posted by Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden, Inc. on Sunday, March 29, 2020

Agency Updates

Catholic Charities Diocese of Venice 03.24.2020

Catholic Charities of Denver 03.21.2020

Catholic Charities Diocese of Raleigh 03.21.2020

Catholic Charities of Greater Boston  03.20.2020

Catholic Charities Diocese of San Diego 03.20.2020

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Chicago 03.18.2020

Catholic Charities Diocese of Wichita 03.17.2020

Catholic Charities Diocese of Paterson  03.13.2020

 

 

For media inquiries, please email CCUSA’s Vice President of Communications, Patricia Cole at pcole@catholiccharitiesusa.org