Hope Notes: Monthly Newsletter2021-09-30T11:05:14-05:00


Browse an archive of e-newsletter stories from Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas.

Refugee Welcoming Week

Welcoming Week is an annual series of events during one particular week in September when neighbors, newcomers, and long-time residents come together in a spirit of unity. Through Welcoming Week, organizations and communities bring together [...]

Human Dignity is Universal

Pictured above: Chiara Corbella Petrillo Every human person is born with dignity. We call this human dignity. It is the principle that states you are good and made for eternity. You are made [...]

Welcoming Week Proclamation

The Board of County Commissioners of Johnson County, Kansas, issued a proclamation today for the recognition of Welcoming Week 2021, which is designed to bring neighbors of all backgrounds together, and build welcoming places for [...]

School Is Back In Session

Hope Hero Shout Out!  School is back in session! Our Leavenworth Family Support Center brightened up the community and handed out 192 backpacks during their back-to-school event to help children prepare for the school year. [...]

Catholic Social Teaching

Stewardship Of Creation  We, as human persons, are entrusted with care over creation. Being a steward of creation is to take care of what has been created or given by God. It is a responsibility [...]

Making An Impact In Our Rural Communities

By: Erin Ressegieu- Mobile Resource Bus Specialist  The Mobile Resource Program is unique compared to our other programs because it is not stationary. We travel to different counties each week, and each one is different [...]

Foster Grandparents Head Back To The Classroom

"The most rewarding part about being a Foster Grandparent is that I get to take the place of a mentor and grandmother the kids don't always have." - Marceline Henderson   For more than 40 [...]