Program Highlight

Browse an archive of news reports and articles about Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas.

Hope Notes – July 2017 – E-Newsletter

Emma's Hope Story Emma struggled for years with substance abuse, so much so, that she lost custody of her children for two years. Upon their return, she became more determined than ever to turn her [...]

Hope Notes – June 2017 – E-Newsletter

From the Ground Up: Kansas City Company Builds Playhouse Team members from the Kansas City office of Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) partnered with Catholic Charities this month to construct a playhouse for refugee children. The [...]

Hope Notes – May 2017 – E-Newsletter

Got Milk? New Program Delivers Milk to Pantries Although milk is one of the most sought after nutrient-rich items, it's one of the least available at most food pantries. In fact, it's rarely donated due [...]

Hope Notes – April 2017 – E-Newsletter

Benedictine Students Provide Tax Help Three Benedictine College students are using the knowledge they've gained in class to give back to the Atchison community. As volunteers for Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas' Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, [...]

Hope Notes – March 2017 – E-Newsletter

Program Delivers Care to Pregnant Women The statistics are unsettling. Babies of mothers who do not get proper prenatal care are three times more likely to be born with low birth weights, and five times more [...]

Hope Notes – February 2017 – E-Newsletter

Families Find Peace of Mind, Success With Financial Programs Two years ago Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas and Community America Credit Union Foundation came together with a common goal: to help break the cycle of debt [...]

Hope Notes – January 2017 – E-Newsletter

Snow Ball's Millions Provides Help and Hope The 43rd Annual Snow Ball returned to its Kansas roots and proved "there's no place like home," raising a record­breaking total $2,348,061 for Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas! [...]

Hope Notes – November 2016 – E-Newsletter

Cleaning With Purpose Catholic Charities Launches New Social Enterprise On the surface, Aspire Cleaning Service may seem like any other commercial cleaning company. They vacuum, dust, empty the trash. But dig a little deeper and you'll find [...]

Hope Notes – E-Newsletter – October 2016

The year was 1956. Archbishop Edward J. Hunkeler, Monsignor John Horvat and Thomas Daly met to discuss the establishment of a new organization within the Archdiocese. Its sole focus would be on the management of [...]

Hope Notes – Enewsletter – September 2016

Take Action Against Hunger Food Assistance Provided 248K Times to Individuals in northeast Kansas Imagine that you can't afford go to the grocery store when you need a loaf of bread, milk or fresh vegetables. [...]