Catholic Charities News

Catholic Charities’ St. Patrick’s Shelter Receives Tufts Community Grants Award

Thursday, April 15, 2021


Pictured: A Catholic Charities shelter resident examines the basic necessities given to her for her stay at the shelter.


We are pleased to announce that the Tufts Community Grants Board awarded our St. Patrick’s Shelter in Somerville a $1,000 grant to support shelter operations.  

April is National Volunteer Month

Wednesday, April 14, 2021


  Pictured: A group volunteer pre-packs bags of groceries at Catholic Charities of Boston's Yawkey Center Food Pantry (circa 2018).

Catholic Charities of Boston is fortunate to have many dedicated individual and group volunteers who help support the vital programs and services that the Agency provides for our most vulnerable community members across Eastern Massachusetts.  

Refugee and Immigrant Services Seeks Donations, Volunteers

Friday, April 9, 2021


Pictured: Catholic Charities of Boston's Refugee and Immigrant Services clients with clothing and household items that were donated to them.


Catholic Charities of Boston's Refugee and Immigrant Services (RIS) division, which aids thousands of newcomers to this country each year with an array of immigration benefits,  seeks donations of the following items to support our clients:

Mayor Janey Announces Celebration of National Poetry Month

Monday, April 5, 2021


                                              Photo courtesy of the City of Boston


We are pleased to share an announcement from Boston Mayor Kim Janey outlining several events and initiatives in the City of Boston to commemorate National Poetry Month throughout the month of April. We hope that you will consider participating.