Catholic Charities News

Join Us for This Year’s Virtual Rodman Ride for Kids

Thursday, July 23, 2020


This year, CCAB is proud to be participating in the Rodman Ride for Kids, an annual event that raises crucial funds for youth-focused social service organizations in Massachusetts, including our programs at CCAB. The mission is for all children in our community to have every opportunity to grow and succeed.

In The Pilot: Catholic Charities Appoints Permanent CEO

Monday, July 20, 2020


Earlier this month, we were pleased to announce the appointment of Board Chair Kevin M. MacKenzie as chief executive officer. He has been serving as interim president and CEO since Dec. 1, 2019.

In The Pilot, we share more about Kevin, his vision for the agency going forward, and the impact of COVID-19. To read the full piece, please click here: Pilot Article

Support CCAB When You Shop on Amazon

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Did you know that you can donate to us through AmazonSmile?

The AmazonSmile program is a simple and automatic way to support CCAB while you shop online. It’s run through Amazon, so you get the same products, prices, and shopping experience, but when you shop on AmazonSmile, CCAB receives a portion of the purchase price of eligible products. It doesn’t cost you any additional money, and every cent adds up to support our programs and services!

To ensure that your Amazon purchases benefit CCAB, follow these simple steps:

Changing Lives, One Dorchester Teen at a Time

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Teens living in the Bowdoin/Geneva neighborhood of Dorchester are exposed to gangs and violent crime at an early age.  Coupled with a 32% child poverty rate, these youngsters can be quite vulnerable to the fear and intimidation of gangs. Catholic Charities of Boston believes in the limitless potential of every child, and that teenagers should be able to laugh, play and learn in a supportive and safe environment.