Local Afghan resettlement effort continues; 248 arrivals so far

Columbia Missourian Afghan Refugee Story

By Abigail White | December 22, 2021 Linda Robb has done a lot to help in her parish’s efforts to resettle Afghan evacuees, but her favorite memory includes a late night drive, Christmas lights and Columbia staple Shakespeare’s Pizza. Robb, one of three Afghan Evacuee Mission Coordinators for Missouri United Methodist Church, vividly remembers sitting…

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SMBPM Program highlighted by the News Tribune

Catholic Charities to help people become heart healthy by Joe Gamm | Today at 4:00 a.m. | Read the full article online here Screenings of seniors seeking health and nutrition services through Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri found most had symptoms of high blood pressure. Realizing the majority of those clients suffer from high blood…

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