Honorary Snow Ball Presidents Susan and Mike Gangel; 2019 Incoming Snow Ball Presidents Fran and Neil Douthat; and 2018 Snow Ball Presidents Maureen and Mike Bukaty. OVERLAND PARK, KS – Nearly 2,000 people are expected to attend the 44TH Annual Snow Ball benefiting Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas on Saturday, January 20th [...]
LISTEN NOW: 810 WHB Sports Radio host, Nate Bukaty, talks with John Campbell, Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas volunteer, about the community service programs that are funded by the money raised annually through Snow Ball. John and Mary Campbell have been involved with Snow Ball over the last 25 years [...]
The Leavenworth Cruisers donated 950 pounds of food to the Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas as well as several coats, blankets, gloves and pants. Shown, from left, areWanda Sanborn and John and Debbie Anderson.
Click here to read full article at High Plains Journal The promotion of greater diversification and biodiversity in farming and food systems has long been a major goal of the Kansas Rural Center. Diversity in people, cultures and ideas, and a small but growing number of foreign-born immigrants, are also changing the state’s demographics. According [...]
This article was originally posted on The Leaven and written by Ken Williams, President & CEO, Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. “I haven’t even gone to bed yet, and I already can’t wait to get home from work tomorrow.” We’ve all probably been there. It’s easy to take our jobs for granted. We are [...]
Wanda Sanborn and the Phil Martin family delivered 62 warm blanket throws to our Leavenworth Emergency Assistance Center on behalf of the Leavenworth Cruisers. The throws will be distributed to those we serve who are experiencing homelessness. We are blessed to have this donation from the Leavenworth Cruisers, a car enthusiast club that continues to be [...]
A shout out to the Christian Men's Fellowship of the First Christian Church in Leavenworth for donating 500 pounds of food to our Leavenworth food pantry! The gen erous food donation was delivered by Randy McDowell, Joe Bauder, Phil Martin and John Anderson. We are thankful for their support of our mission of feeding local families [...]
Pictured above: Snow Ball Table Committee Chairs, Joe and Melissa Valenciano, and Patron Committee Chairs, Mary and John Campbell. The dust had barely settled on the 43rd annual Snow Ball, when John and Mary Campbell, Patron Committee Chairs, and Joe and Melissa Valenciano, Table Committee Chairs, began garnering support for the next year’s event. The [...]
Do you know anyone who would love being a "foster grandparent"? Check out this story on one of our AMAZING programs! For more information, go here>> https://catholiccharitiesks.org/foster-grandparents/ KCTV5 Special thanks to KCTV5 and Alexis Del Cid.
Submitted to the Leavenworth Times. Leavenworth Farmers Market has been supporting Leavenworth Catholic Charities food pantry during the 2017 season. For the month of July, the farmers and vendors of the market donated 1,012 pounds of fresh produce, and other food items to Catholic Charities. This amount has provided food to 461 families and 1,176 [...]