Catholic Relief & Charity


Joint venture in Sparks nourishes thousands
Oct 31 2013
The archdiocese, which owns farmland across from the Monsignor O’Dwyer Retreat House, has partnered with First Fruits Farm, Inc.

Danish students experience American outreach at Esperanza Center
Oct 16 2013
Twenty-five students from Denmark recently visited Catholic Charities' Esperanza Center.

Catholic Charities’ new logo designed to express Catholic identity, mission
Sep 13 2013
Catholic Charities of Baltimore announced the launch of a new logo Sept. 12.

CCHD grants allow organizations to make a difference
Aug 24 2013
YES was one of eight organizations awarded a local or national CCHD grant at the organization’s annual awards luncheon.

Camp St. Vincent going strong
Jul 29 2013
During the summer, 160 children who are homeless participate in Camp St. Vincent in Baltimore's Patterson Park.

Catholic Charities to begin managing Baltimore’s homeless shelter July 1
May 23 2013
UPDATED Catholic Charities of Baltimore will assume management of Baltimore City’s homeless shelter and associated programs July 1.

With roots in WWII, Catholic Relief Services marks 70 years
May 23 2013
Baltimore-based CRS has a presence in 100 countries.

Catholic Charities honors dedicated volunteers, employees at annual banquet
Apr 23 2013
Years ago, Mark Greenberg described Catholic Charities of Baltimore as a place where “we cherish the divine within you.”

Tragedy in Holy Trinity parishioner's life led to volunteerism
Apr 12 2013
It was July 7, 1984, and Jerry Schreiber was stuck in a crushed Amtrak sleeper near Burlington, Vt.

Catholic Charities faces uncertainty as sequestration looms
Feb 28 2013
If Congress does not act to prevent $85 billion in spending cuts scheduled to begin March 1, Catholic Charities of Baltimore may be among the impacted institutions, said its executive director William J. McCarthy Jr.