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    Putting a Face on Welcoming the Stranger

    On Thursday, January 28, some fifty people gathered at Christ Our Light parish in Cherry Hill for a discussion on “Welcoming the Stranger” with four staff from Catholic Charities’ Refugee Resettlement program. For each of the panelists, their work with refugees is more than a job. Moustafa Aldouri and Francis Kap...

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    Counting the Homeless in Cumberland County

    Snow is still thick on the ground as teams of volunteers strike out from Catholic Charities’ office in Vineland on a frigid January morning. Their mission: find as many homeless as possible on the streets of Cumberland County and give them a survey. One of the teams pulls up to...

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    The critical need for material donations for refugees

    “Encountering Mercy” is a series that explores the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the people whose lives exemplify them. The first is “Welcome the Stranger” and features profiles of refugees living in the Diocese of Camden. On a Tuesday afternoon just before the bell rings, a...