What’s in a logo? Turns out, quite a bit

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A Rome & Assisi pilgrimage with Bishop Johnston from Kansas City-St. Joseph diocese

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Housing provides a suitable place for the flourishing of life

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Work is an expression of human dignity

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Serving the family is one of our essential duties

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Help us extend the Welcome to all 27 counties!

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From pregnancy to parenting or adoption. Count on us for support.

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Category Archives: Stories

Joyful Noise

Set aside less than 10 minutes to listen to best-selling author and motivational speaker Rick Rigsby Lessons he learned from a third-grade dropout A former award-winning professor at Texas A&M and chaplain for the Aggies football team, Rick Rigsby tells the story of standing before the casket of his young wife, two small children in…
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The Spirit of To Serve & To Lift

For more information, contact Chris Ice, Chief Executive Officer If we only serve people’s temporal needs, we miss the most important part of every person People hunger for much more than their earthly needs At Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph, our tagline is “To Serve & To Lift.” Our goal for every person walking…
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Welcome Center: 2018 Impact

For more information, contact Sunny Jones, Chief Operating Officer Last year we served people by providing more than $900,000 in utility and rent assistance How meeting basic needs transitions to longterm stability How her Catholic Charities journey begins: While Mariah’s* three kids were sleeping in bed, she sat alone at her dimly lit kitchen table,…
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Children & Family Services: 2018 Impact

For more information, contact Sunny Jones, Chief Operating OfficerHere’s one look at what we did last year to help strengthen families–the bedrock to a successful community Supporting healthy children and families How his Catholic Charities journey begins: Brendon has been walking the dark and cold streets of his small Missouri town since before sundown. His…
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This is what affordable housing looks like: 2018 Impact

For more information, contact Jarrod Sanderson, Executive Director, Housing Development As rents in this hot housing market creep up, we’re looking at a housing affordability emergency in slow motion Why Catholic Charities is building houses In the first installment of this series on the four obstacles to housing stability – conviction, eviction, low income and…
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