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    Gleaning with Farmers Against Hunger

    The word “gleaning” probably conjures biblical images. But the practice is actually alive and well in New Jersey in the modern day. In particular, an organization called Farmers Against Hunger, a program of the New Jersey Agricultural Society, is making it easy for volunteers to participate in this ancient practice...

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    Financial coach empowers individual growth

    When Arlene McGuinness was referred to Catholic Charities’ financial coach, she expected to meet with someone who would help her make a budget. But her weekly meetings with Elishia Townsend ended up providing her with much more. “She helped me move forward,” McGuinness said. “It opened up the vision I...

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    Refugee Resettlement Intern Gains Broader Perspective

    Jack Grogan, a sophomore at the University of Notre Dame, needed an internship in Social Justice for his major in Political Science and Philosophy. After asking other classmates and doing some research himself, he came across the internship program at Catholic Charites USA (CCUSA), the national organization for Catholic Charities...