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Christmas Angels – Hope Hero Shout Out!

Thanks to the continued partnership with Curé of Ars Mothers Of Young Children (MOYC) and with the generosity of additional community supporters, Christmas gifts were provided for all the students at Our Lady of Unity School, Kansas City, Kansas, and some of their siblings. The school has been the recipient of the Curé of Ars [...]

2022-03-15T11:06:16-05:00March 15, 2022|

Helping Our Neighbors In Need! Ways to Make a Difference

How You Can Help Citizenship Class Tutor: Work in small groups in a classroom setting to help students practice English skills and learn civics material required for the naturalization interview. Classes are held on Wednesday evenings from 5-6:30 pm. Night Classes are now held at 600 Minnesota, Kansas City, Kansas. We ask for at least a [...]

2022-03-15T10:58:47-05:00March 15, 2022|

“…A Stranger and You Welcomed Me.” – Matthew 25:35

As the Afghanistan humanitarian crisis began to unfold, Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas was called upon to help. Four Refugee and Immigration Services staff members were deployed to military bases, which had been transitioned into “refugee camps.” The rest of the team began preparing for the work of welcoming those who would now call Kansas [...]

2022-03-15T10:55:36-05:00March 15, 2022|

Take The 40 Ways 40 Days Lenten Challenge

Are you looking for ways to make Lent a little more meaningful this year? Join us for our 40 Ways 40 Days Lenten Challenge starting March 2. Be sure to follow along on our social channels. Each day, you will have an opportunity to learn about how you can make a difference by engaging with [...]

2022-03-15T10:38:50-05:00March 15, 2022|

Improving Employees’ Financial Health

Financial stress can be a major distraction in the workplace. In fact, a recent study showed that 58 percent of employees admit that financial worries cause them to have anxiety and be less productive. In the last decade, Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas has assisted thousands of families by providing the financial education and support [...]

2022-02-22T13:10:33-06:00February 22, 2022|

TurnStyles Partnership Leads To Great Finds

We are always looking for ways to find partnerships in our community that will help us serve our neighbors in need. Our TurnStyles Thrift Stores recently created a partnership with Walmart that gives back to our stores and our eight food pantries. Walmart recently moved away from selling its liquidation pallets and donating them to [...]

2022-02-22T10:13:21-06:00February 22, 2022|

Pandemic has Shown What Catholic Charities is Truly Capable of

Feature From The Leaven By: Lauren Solidum Joy, kindness, patience, self-control and faithfulness — perhaps at no other time in the 65-year history of Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas have we ever so intentionally lived out our agency values as we have this past year. We experienced the joy expressed on the faces of our [...]

2022-02-28T08:48:16-06:00February 17, 2022|

Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

The Common Good can be understood as, “the sum total of social conditions which allow people, either as groups or as individuals, to reach their fulfillment more fully and more easily.” (Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1924). It has always been a duty of every human person to care for and uphold the dignity of [...]

2022-02-14T14:16:19-06:00February 14, 2022|

Another Unprecedented Year for Snow Ball 2022

The 48th Annual Snow Ball raised a record breaking $3,754,657 -- marking the fifth consecutive year that the event has raised over $3 million for Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas! Guests celebrated in-person at the Overland Park Convention Center on January 15th, as well as virtually across the 21 counties of the Archdiocese and beyond. Mark and [...]

2022-02-04T08:56:01-06:00January 25, 2022|