Catholic Charities News

A Community Interpreter Services Update

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Community Interpreter Services (CIS) is a social enterprise of Catholic Charities of Boston (CCAB), meaning that all profits from their services are invested directly back into CCAB programs.  Services provided by CIS include oral interpretation, written translation, professional conference interpretation, on-demand telephonic interpretation and on-demand video interpretation/ American Sign Language interpretation. These services are utilized by corporations and businesses with diverse customer bases and employees with limited English proficiency.

Christmas Eve at Catholic Charities of Boston's Teen Center at St. Peter's

Monday, January 4, 2021

Each year, Catholic Charities is proud to partner with the Menino Foundation for their annual Christmas toy distribution event held at our Teen Center at St. Peter’s. This longstanding tradition typically provides Christmas gifts, including toys and bikes, to children in the Bowdoin-Geneva neighborhood who would otherwise not receive gifts during the holiday season, and it is a tradition that we are honored to participate in each year.

A time to unite for a common purpose - a shared message from CCAB and Combined Jewish Philanthropies

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Shining our light in trying times

A time for faith traditions to unite in common purpose

By Combined Jewish Philanthropies CEO Rabbi Marc Baker & CCAB CEO Kevin MacKenzie

OUR SPIRITUAL TRADITIONS teach us that even in the most trying of times, an eternal light shines through and guides us towards building a more just and compassionate society.