Inspired by the Gospel mandates to love, serve and teach, Catholic Charities provides care and services to improve the lives of Marylanders in need.
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Volunteers - Tell Us Your StoryLast year, almost 23,000 people generously volunteered their time to make our programs possible. We can't thank them enough. Now we'd like to hear their stories and we'd like you to hear them, too. Tell us your story of volunteering with Catholic Charities. ... Read more
Volunteers are Happy to HelpEvery Sunday after lunch Happy Helpers for the Homeless visits Our Daily Bread Employment Center to distribute food, toiletries, clothing, shoes, blankets, toys, and books to the homeless. They bring 60 or more volunteers; some are adults, but most are teens. The volunteers emphasize that they come not just to share things, ... Read more
The majority of U.S. public school students are in living povertyFor the first time in at least 50 years, a majority of U.S. public school students come from low-income families, a statistic that has profound implications for the nation. What are the effects of child poverty and what is Catholic Charities doing to help? ... Read more