Catholic Charities News
Pope Francis calls for end to violence in the wake of George Floyd’s death.
(Translation courtesy of CNN)
After an eighth night of protests across the United States, Pope Francis addressed Floyd's death during his weekly Angelus prayer at the Vatican on Wednesday.
Catholic Charities Teen Center Awarded Rodman Foundation Grant
$10,000 grant to support COVID-19 relief response
BOSTON (June 3, 2020) – Catholic Charities of Boston’s Teen Center at St. Peter’s was recently awarded a $10,000 grant from the Don and Marilyn Rodman Foundation to support COVID-19 relief efforts in the community.
BOSTON (June 1, 2020)—Catholic Charities of Boston’s Teen Center at St. Peter’s is one of 130 local nonprofits to receive grants through Cummings Foundation’s $20 Million Grant Program. The award, totaling $100,000, will be spread out over five years. The Dorchester-based Teen Center was chosen from a total of 738 applicants during a competitive review process.
Catholic Charities’ Teen Center provides programs and services to approximately 200 teens in the Bowdoin-Geneva neighborhood of Dorchester, focused on academic support and recreational activities.
This week, we are honored to announce that Catholic Charities of Boston has been selected to receive three very generous grants from area organizations. This financial support enables us to continue serving our community members in need.
The Boston Resiliency Fund announced that Catholic Charities of Boston will receive a $55,000 grant to support on-going COVID-19 relief efforts.