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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 or those struggling. “You never think it’ll happen to you…

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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 management for Spanish-speaking clients and manages the Clinica para la familia (CLIFAM)…

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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 as a lifeline for individuals and families experiencing food insecurity.…

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An outpouring of gratitude

August 7, 2023

By Tori Baker As I celebrate my one-year anniversary of working at Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri, I am filled with gratitude for the remarkable experiences and the profound impact this role has had on my life. Fundraising…

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A Call to Serve and Save Lives

July 21, 2023

By Judith Mutamba You may know that cardiovascular diseases are among the leading cause of premature death in the USA and, indeed, across counties in Missouri. Common cases of cardiovascular disease we see frequently in our communities and in our…

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Commemorating National Immigrant Heritage Month

June 12, 2023

¡Celebremos el Mes Nacional de la Herencia Inmigrante! By Marissa Flores Madden and Moses Soisa Marissa: As a spouse, granddaughter, and friend of immigrants, my life has been immeasurably blessed by relationships and cultures from all over the world. Soy esposa,…

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