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Hunger in a world of wasted food is a tragic paradox, pope says
Oct 17 2014
Providing food aid to people in need is not enough to eradicate world hunger, Pope Francis said.

Nurse says listening to God’s call to volunteer ‘changed my life’
Oct 12 2014
“Alexis Weber’s big-hearted generosity is an inspiration and reminder to us all to give back to our brothers and sisters in need,” said Father Larry Snyder.

St. Vincent expands program housing homeless families
Sep 22 2014
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore is expanding a program that rapidly rehouses families who are homeless in Baltimore City.

Baltimore associate superintendent makes a difference in Africa
Sep 20 2014
On her most recent 16-day-trip to Tanzania this July, Camille Brown took with her 6,000 rosaries.

Retired Sisters on the move to support Marian House
Sep 18 2014
Religious Sister of Mercy Paula Marie Phelan is still very much on the go.

A swamped boat, Baltimore ‘quirk’ and $700,000: Five things to know about the 2014 Dragon Boat Races
Sep 07 2014
Catholic Charities held its biennial Dragon Boat Races at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor Sept. 6.

Ice bucket challenge brings attention to pro-life research center
Sep 02 2014
Contributions to the John Paul II Medical Research Institute in Iowa represent a 100 percent increase in donations.

Cumberland’s angels
Aug 29 2014
For many children in Cumberland, school isn’t just about feeding minds.

Panic, hunger spread among quarantined West Africans in Ebola areas
Aug 25 2014
Hunger and panic are spreading among people unable to work because of restrictions aimed at containing the spread of Ebola.

Schools collaborate to improve Catholic education
Aug 24 2014
Partnerships between Catholic primary, secondary and higher education institutions benefit one as much as the other.