Charity & Volunteering


With one year of service, Project SERVE helps shape the lives of college grads
May 27 2014
Five young adults. Four worksites. One house. Two cars. Twelve months.

HUD rep: Catholic Charities’ new senior housing heeds Pope Francis
May 20 2014
Archbishop Lori blessed Village Crossroads I and II, which offer affordable housing for seniors in Nottingham.

Ignatian volunteers find community in serving the poor
May 04 2014
“Every day at the Franciscan Center is an uplifting experience. I come away feeling closer to God." - Mark Wong

If these walls could talk - Mission BBQ owners share the passion behind their business
May 01 2014
Mission BBQ co-owners Stephen Newton and Bill Kraus' mission to serve goes well beyond providing barbecue and a tantalizing array of sauces.

No rest for Brooklyn physician, patriarch
Apr 29 2014
Dr. Carlos Patalinghug and his family volunteer to help provide aid to typhoon-damaged towns in the Philippines.

Spalding stands out for commitment to sharing meals with homeless
Apr 07 2014
Catholic Charities of Baltimore recognized Archbishop Spalding March 31 for its contributions to Sarah’s House.

Loyola University chemistry/bio major donates $1.5 million to the school
Apr 04 2014
“Loyola did something for me, and I want to do something for them,” said 1949 Loyola graduate Gordon Erberts.

Catholic faith grounds family touched by Sandy Hook shooting
Apr 02 2014
Josephine “Joey” Gay was one of 20 children and six adults killed in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Artistry meets dentistry in Catholic couple’s Frederick periodontal office
Mar 29 2014
Walking into Frederick Periodontal Associates feels more like entering a grand home than a periodontics office.

Howard congregations raise funds, heat in chili cook-off
Mar 10 2014
A young girl sampled a pot of chili named “OMG.”