Catholic Relief & Charity


Despite HUD funding recall, Catholic agencies say services continue as planned
Feb 28 2014
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore does not expect its programs to be affected by the recall of federal funding Baltimore City distributed to the agency, said John Schiavone, St. Vincent de Paul CEO.

Notre Dame-AmeriCorps looks to the future at Baltimore conference
Feb 20 2014
More than 300 Notre Dame Mission Volunteers-AmeriCorps members heard from Tim Miller and Sister of Notre Dame de Namur Katherine Corr.

CRS Rice Bowl Lenten program has new twists: an app, recipes, contest
Feb 05 2014
When trying to change one’s eating habits, especially cutting calories, there’s nothing like getting some made-to-order recipes from a popular chef to help keep one motivated.

Muddy hands, warm hearts: Bowl-making for St. Vincent de Paul fundraiser a way to give back
Feb 05 2014
Empty Bowls showcases soups from Baltimore-area restaurants and includes raffles, entertainment and a silent auction.

Polar vortex spurs additional beds for homeless, strands Spalding basketball team
Jan 08 2014
UPDATED: As Baltimore braced itself against sub-zero wind chill temperatures, Catholic Charities teamed with the city to house homeless people.

Haiti project flourishes at Odenton parish
Jan 03 2014
St. Joseph in Odenton is one of 21 parishes in the archdiocese that currently partner with parishes in the Diocese of Gonaives.

Good cheer: 13 ways the Archdiocese of Baltimore is spreading warmth in Christmas 2013
Dec 18 2013
Catholic schools, parishes and organizations with Catholic ties give back this, and every Christmas.

Catholic Charities’ annual breakfast highlights organization’s work
Dec 04 2013
Archbishop Lori says the work of Catholic Charities has touched so many lives in "very, very profound ways."

CCHD collection Nov. 23-24
Nov 22 2013
See Archbishop Lori's letter to the faithful.

Good Shepherd Services offers lifeline for troubled youths
Nov 14 2013
If not for Good Shepherd Services, an 18-year-old isn’t sure she would be alive today.