Extreme flooding in several of the counties that comprise our Kansas City-Saint Joseph diocese have devastated towns and farms. Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph is working to provide emergency assistance to those in need. Click here to donate now to support our relief efforts.

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Housing provides a suitable place for the flourishing of life

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

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Portfolio Category: Volunteer


Every day, people come to Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph for assistance. For some, that means an immediate need for food, shelter or clothing. For others, that means education, one-on-one support or training that can lead them out of poverty. No matter where they are in that journey, your support helps us guide nearly…
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When you volunteer at Catholic Charities, you help us transform lives — and, you know what, you might even walk away transformed too! Helping nearly 150,000 people each year make meaningful changes in their lives is a massive undertaking. It takes commitment from our community, and thousands of volunteers who offer time and talent to…
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Host a Drive

Often, people come to us with an urgent need. We meet that urgent need first. Then, we work to address the root causes of poverty. Your donations make an immediate impact in those lives. Anytime you, or your company, can assist in collecting these urgent — ongoing — needs is helpful: Non-perishable food items to stock…
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Give a Christmas Gift

Each year, our list grows longer. In Kansas City and the surrounding Missouri counties, roughly 17% of individuals live in poverty. For children under 18, the poverty rates is even higher — nearly 25%. That’s 1 in 4 children living in poverty right her in our community! For them, Christmas gifts just aren’t in the budget.…
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Donate a Car

If you have a vehicle you don’t want anymore — in any condition, anywhere in the U.S. — donate it toCars4KC. You’ll avoid the hassle of trying to trade, sell or junk it, and you can get a tax deduction that may reduce your tax burden this year. Plus, when you donate your car, truck, RV or boat…
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