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Category Archives: Blog

Learning to Look Up

She came in to see me with her head down, her shoulders hunched, hair covering her face. She couldn’t look me in the eye. Life had hit her hard. Through her tears, she told me she was ashamed to ask for help. She just didn’t see herself as “that kind of person.”
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Still Marching with Dr. King

Catholic Charities wants to outpace poverty in Northwest Missouri. We want to restore hope and dreams to all people. We want to mend and remold broken lives. Dr. King’s dream lives on.
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A History of Helping Babies and Building Families

Catholic Charities Adoption Services & Searches By Laura Long, Adoption Search Specialist   Adoption procedures and laws have come a long way since Catholic Charities’ beginnings more than 135 years ago. But one thing remains constant: our mission to provide babies with the most stable and loving homes possible.   Our History Kansas City was…
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Adoption Isn’t About Giving Up

As we observe and celebrate National Adoption Awareness Month, I invite you to join all of us who work in adoption or have seen the beauty of adoption first hand to carefully select your words when you hear about adoption the next time.
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Welcome, Bishop Johnston!

Welcome Bishop Johnston! When you get settled, you will find a very welcoming and loving diocese. You will find a diocese where people care about the poor and marginalized. You will also find a Catholic Charities agency dedicated to serving those same poor and marginalized and working to help transform their lives and our community.
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