WHY WE DO IT
We are committed to supporting each person's nutritional needs
- A household that is food insecure has limited or uncertain access to enough food to support a healthy life.
- Children are more likely to face food insecurity than any other group in the United States.
- The coronavirus pandemic has left millions of families without stable employment. More than 50 million people, including 17 million children, may experience food insecurity in 2020.
Source: Feeding America 2020
More than 37 million people suffer from hunger
More than 11 million children experience food insecurity
Having a stable, affordable home is essential for both individuals and society.
Families struggling with poverty learn that healthy foods can be affordable
March 25, 2019
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa (CCSR) uses the Two-Generation (2Gen) model of service to help impoverished families …
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Building families, building communities
March 21, 2019
Proper nutrition is key for children in their earliest, most critical stages of growth and development. Often, low-income women with …
Community approaches to food security for seniors
March 21, 2019
According to the Administration on Aging the number of seniors in our population is on the rise and will continue …
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Catholic Charities provides food for TSA employees
March 11, 2019
Three weeks after the government shutdown began on Dec. 22, 2018, Transport Security Administration (TSA) employees felt the absence of …
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The Little Blue Door
February 27, 2019
Paterson U.S. Navy veteran Jennifer Delgado hopes to one day write a book about her life and title it “The …
CCUSA receives donation of chorizo valued at over $1.5 million
February 8, 2019
Catholic Charities USA received a generous donation of over 200,000 pounds of a chicken and pork chorizo blend that was …
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