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Community Collaboration: how linking arms with community partners moves our mission forward

February 15, 2024

The crux of our work at Catholic Charities is encountering those in need, to know them, to honor their dignity, and to work alongside them to gain access to the resources that lift them out of poverty, reunite their families,…

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Engaging with parishes: how can we help?

February 2, 2024

By Ashley Wiskirchen “How can we help them?”  I hear this question often as I participate in parish engagement work at Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri. I heard it during each one of the Parish Engagement and Charity…

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Embraced by community, envisioning a radiant future

January 31, 2024

Encounter at Catholic Charities — Embraced by community, envisioning a radiant future By Litz Main The vibrant tapestry of the community at Catholic Charities has woven a new thread into its rich history with my recent appointment as its new…

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Sharing in the Master’s joy

January 31, 2024

A reflection from Board President, Mike Maag, with Tori Baker My name is Mike Maag, and I am truly honored to serve as President of the Board of Directors for Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri. The Lord God…

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How implementing healthy boundaries allows us to thrive

January 31, 2024

Encounter at Catholic Charities By Ché Wilson Picture this: it’s 6:30 AM on a weekday morning, and you’ve woken up without hitting the snooze button even once. Your partner and children are going kindly about getting ready for the day,…

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Seeking to Understand Poverty

January 19, 2024

The edges of need are so pervasive and sometimes blurry — you may not even know that your neighbor is seeking utility assistance just to keep the lights on in their home, or that a family member of your own is taking on credit card debt just to try and make ends meet.

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