Media Mentions

And Diocesan Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS

From the Diocese of Jefferson City

Statement for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight Today we honor the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a Christian who sacrificed his life in enabling our country to come to a “more perfect union.” His words are perhaps more urgent today, as we struggle with what we can do to heal the terrible divisions and to cease…

18 January 2021

Today we honor Dr. Martin Luther King. Read Bishop McKnight’s statement, and more information, in today’s Monday Morning Memo.

11 January 2021

Join us in praying for civic leaders, thanking our religious, and keeping our copyrights clean … in today’s Monday Morning Memo!

Infirm Priest Fund Collection (Assessed)

To maintain a reserve fund for out-of-the-ordinary health needs of diocesan priests not covered by health insurance.

Catholic Relief Services and Development (3 in 1) Collection

To help needy, sick and hungry overseas; support the administration and works of the Holy Father; support work of sacred shrines and Church in the Holy Land.

Communication and Education Collection

To evangelize through TV, radio, internet and other media to spread the Gospel, and to fund academic scholarships and continuing education of priests of the diocese at the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC.

Career Opportunity: Refugee Health Promotion Coordinator

October 30, 2020

Update 12/3/2020: This position has now been filled and application process closed. Thank you for your interest in Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Dan Lester, Executive Director: dlester@cccnmo.org Download: Refugee Health Promotion Coordiantor Job Description The Health Promotion Coordinator is responsible for implementing…

Watch: Catholic Charities featured on Radio Friends with Paul Pepper

October 27, 2020

Our own Grace Wildenhaus joined Paul to talk about refugee resettlement and immigration services.

Career Opportunity: Housing Counselor

October 27, 2020

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Alissa Marlow, Director of Community Services: amarlow@cccnmo.org Download: Housing Counselor Job Description Summary: The Housing Counselor provides comprehensive education through one-on-one or group education counseling sessions. The target populations for these services are low to middle income families and individuals. These services include credit review…

Career Opportunity: Director of Refugee Resettlement

October 27, 2020

11/15/2020 Update: This position has been filled. Thank you for your interest in Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Dan Lester, Executive Director at dlester@cccnmo.org Download: Director of Refugee Resettlement Job Description Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri is seeking a qualified human…

SSM Health donates to Catholic Charities community health efforts

October 8, 2020

This story originally appeared in the Jefferson City News Tribune. Read the full story online: News Tribune Website Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri on Tuesday accepted a donation for ongoing work to transform the Shikles Center in Jefferson City into an outreach and food distribution center. SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation presented…

Catholic Charities offering assistance to households impacted by July flooding

September 24, 2020

Caridades Catolicas le invita a una presentacion sobre recursos Hispanos, Viernes 25 de Septiembre

September 24, 2020

Catholic Charities Launches Nutrition Counseling Course

September 18, 2020

Would you like help changing your food & health attitudes and behaviors? Come to the Linc to learn how to incorporate healthy cooking skills and new food knowledge into your lifestyle. Classes are led by a Registered Dietitian using the Healthy for Life Program created by the American Heart Association & Aramark. Register before October…