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Support Darko as he shares his journey to ‘Home’

Support Darko as he tells his story of HOME as part of a Courier Journal Story Telling Project.

Tickets are $10 and can be purchased here. 

When: Tuesday, December 4 from 6 – 8:30  pm

Where: Play Louisville, 1101 E Washington St,  40206

2018-11-12T18:42:17+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Employee News|

Refugee families learn about Thanksgiving tradition

By Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Writer

Recently arrived refugees and former refugees, many wearing colorful traditional clothing, joined with members of the Catholic and wider community for an early celebration of Thanksgiving Nov. 21.

Catholic Charities’ annual Thanksgiving Welcoming Celebration, held at the St. Anthony Campus on West Market Street, is now in its fourth year. It included traditional Thanksgiving foods and desserts as well as dishes brought by refugee families to share.


2018-12-05T15:18:13+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Latest News|

New program aims to empower the needy

By Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Report

Low-income individuals who seek services from Catholic Charities of Louisville will soon find they are being encouraged to address the personal hardships they are

Thanks to a $50,000 grant awarded by the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD), Catholic Charities is developing a new program that aims to bring about “systemic” change to lift low-income individuals out of poverty, said Deacon Lucio Caruso, director of mission for Catholic Charities. The […]

2018-11-26T14:57:04+00:00November 21st, 2018|Latest News|

Advent starts Dec 2 – Sign up for daily reflections from CCUSA

Daily Advent Reflections from CCUSA

Sunday, December 2, marks the beginning of Advent. Once again, CCUSA will offer Advent reflections on each day’s Mass readings, authored by Catholic Charities employees and other social concerns ministers. The reflections will arrive by email first thing each morning. Sign up here to receive them.

2018-11-19T15:37:15+00:00November 19th, 2018|Employee News|

Six local groups benefit from collection

By Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Writer

The annual collection for the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) will take place in the Archdiocese of Louisville parishes this weekend — Nov. 17-18 — and will coincide with the Second World Day of the Poor, which will be observed Nov. 18.

“This collection empowers low-income people to work to break the cycle of poverty in their communities, helping them to live life anew in dignity,” said a Nov. […]

2018-11-19T15:28:58+00:00November 15th, 2018|Latest News|

2019 Holiday Calendar

As a reminder of the Official Holidays for the remainder of the 2018 Calendar Year:

Thursday, November 22 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 23 Day after Thanksgiving
Monday, December 24 Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 25 Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 26 Day after Christmas

Listed below are the Official Holidays for the 2019 Calendar Year. Please mark your calendars accordingly:

Tuesday, January 1 New Year’s Day 2019
Monday, January 21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Friday, April 19 Good Friday
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 2 Labor […]

2018-11-12T15:48:49+00:00November 12th, 2018|Employee News|