Hope Notes: Monthly Newsletter2018-06-18T11:06:34+00:00

Program Highlight

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

Service Unites Interfaith Group

Although they may not share the same faith, this group of students is very alike when it comes to serving others. Students from Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy, The Islamic School of Greater Kansas City, Rockhurst [...]

AmeriCorps Members Help Get Things Done

Alexandra Kolker never imagined at this point in her life that she would have the opportunity to interact with an international population and teach life skills to new immigrants. Thanks to a partnership between Catholic [...]

Amor Vincit Omnia: Love Will Conquer All

Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas had the opportunity to show a little love to the students at Saint Thomas Aquinas on Valentine's Day. Following an all school Mass, Outreach Coordinator Meg McLaughlin presented members of [...]

Foster Grandparents Give in Many Ways

Throughout the school year, nearly 100 Foster Grandparent program volunteers can be found mentoring at-risk youths at schools, Headstarts and childcare centers throughout Wyandotte County. Even though the program participants are all seniors who meet [...]

Hospice Care: It’s About How You Live

When you mention the word 'hospice', people often become uncomfortable. They don't want to talk about death. What they don't realize, is that hospice care is about how you want to live. November is National [...]

Dave’s Hope Story: 40 Years in the Making

It had been awhile - 40 years in fact - when Dave placed his newborn daughter for adoption through Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. That's why a private Facebook message caught him by surprise. Last [...]