Staff Reflection: Celebrating Afghan refugee women and children through support

January 18, 2022
Frishta Aslami And Baby A

By Valerie Berta, Community Engagement Coordinator, Catholic Charities Refugee Services If you’re a Mom you know what I mean. Bad pregnancy symptoms. Taking care of children while carrying another. Wondering what tomorrow will bring. Now picture running for your life at the same time. This Mom’s name cannot be disclosed because she fears for her family back…

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News Tribune features Catholic Charities Refugee Services work settling Afghan Evacuees

January 18, 2022

Refugees finding support to help them succeed in Mid-Missouri by Joe Gamm | January 16, 2022 at 4:00 a.m. | Click here to read the full article The first Afghan refugees to resettle in Jefferson City arrived a month ago. In total, 16 individuals, mostly spread among two brothers’ families, have found new homes in the Capital…

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Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri to open doors to client-choice food pantry serving Cole County residents

January 17, 2022

For Immediate Release: Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) will open the Catholic Charities Food Pantry doors to Cole County residents Wednesday, January 19 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at 1015 Edmonds Street in Jefferson City.

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Career Opportunity: Financial Stability Program Specialist

January 13, 2022
Financial Stability Program Specialist

CCCNMO is searching for a Financial Stability Program Specialist. Interested applicants should prepare a cover letter, resume, and three references. Click to learn more.

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Food Pantry Opening Previewed by News Tribune

January 12, 2022
News Tribune / Lori Stoll, CCCNMO Food Pantry

Catholic Charities’ Client-Choice Food Pantry nears opening by Joe Gamm | January 12, 2022 | 4:00 a.m. Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri’s “Client-Choice Food Pantry” will open soon. The pantry is unique. It’s laid out like a grocery store, in which clients may select the items they wish. The items they know they’ll use. Very much…

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Winter Weather Vehicle Preparedness Handout

January 11, 2022

Staff and volunteers can use this handy Winter Weather Preparedness sheet as a reference for preparing your vehicle as we head into colder temperatures.

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Open House Community Events for Eviction Help

January 5, 2022
Community Services Eviction Event

MRRL Library and Salvation Army to host two “Eviction Events” for Cole County residents.

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Career Opportunity: Refugee Health Promotion Coordinator (Columbia, MO)

December 31, 2021

Click here to see details for the Refugee Health Promotion Coordinator role for Catholic Charities Refugee Services

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Career Opportunity: Community Sponsorship Coordinator (Columbia, MO)

December 30, 2021

Click here to view details for the Community Sponsorship Coordinator job listing for Catholic Charities Refugee Services.

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Staff Reflection: Community Sponsors in Jefferson City embrace Afghan refugees as neighbors

December 22, 2021

We are so grateful for the Community Sponsorship role that has been a vital part of our agency’s ability to help resettle over 250 Afghan refugees since September 26th. As our response to resettle Afghan evacuees after the fall of Kabul continues, these sponsorship groups have seen the joy-filled parts (and the hard, messy parts)…

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