Goal for new resource is to complete missions, not compete with agencies

This story originally appeared in the Jefferson City News Tribune. Read the full story online: News Tribune Website The new home for Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri is rapidly nearing completion. Catholic Charities Executive Director Dan Lester on Thursday gave a tour of the new facility to a handful of Jefferson City health…

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Career Opportunity: Development & Outreach VISTA

Learn more about AmeriCorps and apply for this position online: AmeriCorps Website For questions about this position, contact Cristal Backer, Director of Development & Outreach: cbacker@cccnmo.org Come join our growing Catholic Charities team! Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri is expanding and we need you to help us develop the resources to keep the…

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Career Opportunity: Refugee Resettlement Community Engagement VISTA

Learn more about what it means to complete a year of service in AmeriCorps and apply for this position directly through the AmeriCorps Website: Apply Online For questions about this opportunity contact Samantha Moog, Director of Refugee Services: smoog@cccnno.org Come join Catholic Charities dedicated refugee services team! We’ve been welcoming refugees from around the world…

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Jefferson City residents recall destructive tornado 2 years later

This story originally appeared on KOMU. View the full story online: KOMU Website Two years after an E-F 3 tornado hit Jefferson City, City residents still have vivid memories of that night. JEFFERSON CITY- Two years ago, an EF-3 tornado slammed into Missouri’s capital city in the middle of the night. “All I remember was…

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Long-Term Recovery Committee continues to see funding requests

This story originally appeared in the Jefferson City News Tribune. Read the full story online: News Tribune Website After the 2019 tornado, a committee quickly formed to help distribute grants to those rebuilding or repairing properties.by Michael Shine May. 23 2021 @ 12:05amIn this May 23, 2019 file photo, tornado damage is seen in Jefferson City, Mo.…

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Local organizations work to inform refugees about COVID-19 vaccine

This story originally appeared on KOMU 8. View the full story at their website: KOMU COLUMBIA – While the COVID-19 vaccination rollout promises a new beginning, many questions remain among the refugee community in mid-Missouri. “If you get vaccinated, … how many do you have to take so that you can be 100% [immune]?” said…

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