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How preparing for disaster can keep your family safe, and serve your community

April 2, 2024

At Catholic Charities, we understand that disaster preparation, response, and recovery isn’t just a safety issue — it’s also a poverty issue. Unfortunately, disaster doesn’t discriminate between the financially stable…

Parishes partner to provide mental health support

April 2, 2024

Culturally comfortable care for Spanish-speaking families By Ashley Wiskirchen Ilsi Palacios is the Hispanic Services Coordinator at Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri. In her role, she provides case…

Resource Fair marks Catholic Charities Food Pantry second anniversary.

April 2, 2024

By Jennifer Hudson To address the growing needs of mid-Missourians, community organizations and local collaborators are strengthening relationships to provide essential support and resources. The Catholic Charities Food Pantry serves…

The Multifaceted Impact of Affordable Housing on Families and Communities

April 1, 2024

Access to stable and affordable housing impacts household income and enhances community well-being in multiple ways. It is not just a roof over one’s head but the catalyst for positive…

Option for the Poor and Vulnerable

March 7, 2024

“We must talk about poverty, because people insulated by their own comfort lose sight of it.” Dorothy Day   “Love is shown more in deeds than in words.” St. Ignatius…

Youth & Education Assistant

March 7, 2024

Columbia, MO • Catholic Charities Job Type: Part-time Description Overview Catholic Charities of Central & Northern Missouri is seeking a dedicated addition to join our agency’s case management team and play a…

Site Director (Columbia)

March 7, 2024

Columbia, MO • Catholic Charities Job Type: Full-time Description Overview Catholic Charities of Central & Northern Missouri is seeking a dynamic and experienced leader to join our team. The ideal candidate is…

Administrative Assistant (Central Office)

March 7, 2024

Jefferson City, MO • Catholic Charities Job Type: Full-time Description Overview Catholic Charities of Central & Northern Missouri is seeking a customer-service minded addition to join our agency’s administrative team and play…

Administrative Assistant (Columbia)

March 7, 2024

Columbia, MO • Catholic Charities Job Type: Full-time Description Overview Catholic Charities of Central & Northern Missouri is seeking a customer-service minded addition to join our agency’s administrative team and play a…

Stay Safe: Tips on Preparing for Severe Weather

March 7, 2024

Severe weather can happen at any time, and it can pose significant risks to everyone. From powerful storms and tornadoes to hurricanes and blizzards, being prepared for extreme weather events…