Catholic Charities News

A Look Back: "This is My Community" Speaker Series: From the Border to Boston, Making Sense of Immigration Today

Thursday, February 25, 2021

One year ago, we welcomed Sister Norma Pimentel and Mohamad Ali, two of the nation's strongest champions for immigrants, for our "This is My Community" speaker series event. In an enlightening panel discussion moderated by WBUR's Tiziana Dearing, Sister Norma and Mr. Ali addressed the faith, economic and humanitarian dimensions of the immigration issue.

You can view the program below:

Boston Resiliency Fund Awards Catholic Charities of Boston $62,500; $256,340 Over the Past Year

Thursday, February 25, 2021

We are thrilled to announce that Catholic Charities of Boston (CCAB) received a $62,500 grant from the Boston Resiliency Fund as part of their final round of awards. Since the onset of the pandemic, the Boston Resiliency Fund has awarded CCAB $256,340 in aid to support our community members in need through this trying time.

CCAB Vice President of Programs, Larry Mayes, About the Importance of Vaccinating Vulnerable Populations

Thursday, February 25, 2021

We're pleased to share a recent Denver Channel news piece featuring our VP of Programs, Larry Mayes, about the importance of vaccinating our homeless and vulnerable communities.

"The more people who get vaccinated from all walks of life, whether they're homeless or not… it helps all of us as a whole," Mayes said.

A Lenten Message from Sister Maryadele Robinson

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

This Lenten season, we're asking you to join us in giving back instead of giving something up. Catholic Charities is honored to share messages from some of our community partners who find inspiration in the many ways our neighbors have given back to those most in need, particularly this past year.  

Today, we hear a message from Catholic Charities Labouré Center’s Director of Community Services, Sister Maryadele Robinson, about creating authentic connections with others and opening our hearts this season.

We've all given up so much. For Lent, let's all give something back.