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The Catholic Missourian showcases Community Sponsorship Program

January 6, 2022

Community Sponsorships of refugee families blooming in the heart of Missouri By Jay Nies Cindy Schlueter dropped by a recently resettled Afghan family’s home in Columbia, with clippers to trim…

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KRCG Features CCCNMO’s resettlement efforts

December 28, 2021

Jessica Hart with KRCG updates viewers on our efforts to resettle Afghan Refugees across mid-Missouri.

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Local Afghan resettlement effort continues; 248 arrivals so far

December 22, 2021
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…

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SMBPM Program highlighted by the News Tribune

December 21, 2021

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…

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CCCNMO marks close of ten-year anniversary with growth in response to community needs

December 20, 2021

JEFFERSON CITY, MO. As Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri expands programs and services to meet increased needs across the 38 counties it serves, the agency has welcomed new program staff and administrative leaders over the last several months.  

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New CCCNMO program to improve community health by addressing self-management of blood pressure in hypertensive clients

December 7, 2021
Mid-Missouri Self-Measurement of Blood Pressure Program Launch and Training

Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) Health and Nutrition Services launched the Mid-Missouri Self-Measured Blood Pressure Monitoring (SMBPM) Program in Jefferson City on December 7, 2021, with program facilitator training at the CCCNMO facility in Jefferson City. 

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KRCG 13: Over 200 Afghan refugees have resettled in mid-Missouri

December 6, 2021
KRCG 13 - News coverage on Afghan Refugee Resettlement

by Jessica Hart | Thursday, December 2nd 2021 | Watch the story JEFFERSON CITY — Millions have fled Afghanistan following the withdrawal of United States troops. Several of those evacuees are now calling Mid-Missouri…

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Missouri’s efforts to partner with local communities and organizations to resettle a wave of refugees from Afghanistan is garnering national attention.

December 2, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Media Contact: Ashley Wiskirchen | Director of Communications | awiskirchen@cccnmo.org JEFFERSON CITY, MO. On Thursday, December 2, 2021, the Missouri Office of Refugee Administration hosted former Delaware Governor Jack Markell, the…

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CCCNMO Featured in VoxMagazine

November 29, 2021
DANIEL MUNG | VoxMagazine feature CCCNMO

From Afghanistan to mid-Missouri: Refugees resettle with the help of local organizations Catholic Charities and City of Refuge lend a hand to Afghan refugees in the community KELSY ARMSTRONG |…

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Nearly 2,000 Afghan refugees expected to be resettled in four Missouri cities

November 27, 2021

Marshall Klimasewiski and his 9-year-old daughter, Amna, were among hundreds of runners and walkers who lined up Saturday morning for the Race for Refugees in St. by Rebecca Rivas | The…

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