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Charitable agencies rooted in first bishop’s mandate
Nov 27 2014
Lay and religious women spearheaded the formation of some of the earliest charitable organizations.

By giving food to neighbors, IND roots holiday – and students – in giving
Nov 26 2014
Three days before Thanksgiving, IND students delivered food for holiday meals to their neighbors.

Annual collection for CCHD to take place Nov. 23-24
Nov 21 2014
A special collection will be held the weekend of Nov. 23-24 to benefit CCHD, the U.S. bishops’ domestic anti-poverty program that was launched in 1970.

Vatican public restrooms to include showers for the homeless
Nov 14 2014
The archbishop who distributes charity on behalf of Pope Francis has announced that the public restrooms in St. Peter’s Square will include showers.

St. Vincent de Paul expanding West Baltimore shelter Sarah's Hope
Nov 14 2014
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore broke ground Oct. 31 on an $8.5 million renovation and expansion of Sarah’s Hope.

Beyond the Bell: Social Justice Coalition makes a difference at Maryvale
Oct 23 2014
Sophia Rampolla learned firstand about community service from her older siblings.

Hunger in a world of wasted food is a tragic paradox, pope says
Oct 17 2014
Providing food aid to people in need is not enough to eradicate world hunger, Pope Francis said.

Nurse says listening to God’s call to volunteer ‘changed my life’
Oct 12 2014
“Alexis Weber’s big-hearted generosity is an inspiration and reminder to us all to give back to our brothers and sisters in need,” said Father Larry Snyder.

St. Vincent expands program housing homeless families
Sep 22 2014
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore is expanding a program that rapidly rehouses families who are homeless in Baltimore City.

Baltimore associate superintendent makes a difference in Africa
Sep 20 2014
On her most recent 16-day-trip to Tanzania this July, Camille Brown took with her 6,000 rosaries.