Catholic Charities News
A sincere thank you to everyone who supported Catholic Charities' second annual Giving Days campaign and Giving Tuesday. We are excited to announce that we met our fundraising goal and raised a total of $1.1 million. The generosity from donors helps us make a difference in the lives of tens of thousands of our community members each year.
Catholic Charities of Boston Receives Yawkey Foundation Grant
$700,000 Strategic Initiative Funding to Support Expansion of Multi-Service Centers
The Boston Globe's Metro Section featured the scene at Catholic Charities of Boston's Yawkey Center during the 3,300 Thanksgiving meal distribution event on November 20. The event was part of a larger coordinated effort by United Way, where approximately 18,000 Thanksgiving meals were given to people in need.
Quoted in the article was Mildred Lee, 85, of Dorchester. “It means a lot to me because it helps with my grocery money. I’m on a fixed income,” Lee said.