Vineland Daily Journal: Catholic Charities brings prison volunteers together

Rev. David Link, Chaplain of the Indiana State Prison, was the featured speaker at the Third Annual Gathering Day of Prison Ministry volunteers in the Diocese of Camden. The event was held at Sacred Heart High School in Vineland. Photo: Jodi Streahle By Jodi Streahle (Read the original from The...

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Preventing Family Homelessness

“Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them. In April and May, the Diocese of Camden focuses on “Give Drink to the Thirsty” and “Shelter the Homeless,” respectively. These months’ profiles will highlight...

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Raising Awareness for Veteran Homelessness

Veteran Gina Ireland tells her story of overcoming homelessness at the barbecue to raise awareness for veteran homelessness. On Saturday, May 21, Catholic Charities teamed up with Knights of Columbus Council #6735 at St. Peter’s Church in Merchantville to host a barbecue raising awareness for the issue of veteran homelessness...

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Housing Heroes: Veteran Services Shelter the Homeless

“Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them. In April and May, the Diocese of Camden focuses on “Give Drink to the Thirsty” and “Shelter the Homeless,” respectively. These months’ profiles will highlight...

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Catholic Charities Job Fair Builds Bridges to Opportunity

On Wednesday morning, May 18, people seeking employment were lined up in Catholic Charities’ hallways by 9 a.m. waiting for the start of an agency-hosted job fair. With 10 employers and employment agencies slated to arrive, people of all ages eagerly waited to talk to companies that included Careers USA,...

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Serving Those Who Have Served

“Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them. In April and May, the Diocese of Camden focuses on “Give Drink to the Thirsty” and “Shelter the Homeless,” respectively. These months’ profiles will highlight...

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Finding the Right Hand Up to Get Home

“Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them. In April and May, the Diocese of Camden focuses on “Give Drink to the Thirsty” and “Shelter the Homeless,” respectively. These months’ profiles will highlight...

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A Place at the Table

“Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them. In April and May, the Diocese of Camden focuses on “Give Drink to the Thirsty” and “Shelter the Homeless,” respectively. These months’ profiles will highlight...

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Fresh Food Drives Collect Over 500 Pounds of Food

Last week, Catholic Charities hosted two Fresh Food Drives at Incollingo’s Markets in Salem County that, combined, collected over 500 pounds of fresh foods. On April 5 staff gathered at Incollingo’s Salem City market, inviting shoppers to pick up extra fresh fruits and vegetables to donate to the hungry. That...

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Formerly homeless veteran given keys to new life

“Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them. In April and May, the Diocese of Camden focuses on “Give Drink to the Thirsty” and “Shelter the Homeless,” respectively. These months’ profiles will highlight...

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