Disciples of Mercy to be honored at Justice for All Dinner

In the spirit of the Jubilee of Mercy, last year Catholic Charities’ Disciples of Mercy Awards were created to recognize individuals or small ministry groups throughout South Jersey who exemplify mercy by reaching out to those who are poor and vulnerable. On Oct. 11, the following honorees will receive the...

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Justice for All Dinner Honors Those Who Serve, in the Parish and on the Streets

by Peter G. Sanchez for the Catholic Star Herald DEPTFORD — Addressing the honorees in front of the 400-plus attendees gathered here at Adelphia’s for the annual Justice for All Dinner, Bishop Dennis Sullivan beamed. “These individuals represent the best of who we are as Americans, and as Catholics,” he...

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Catholic Charities Annual Fundraising Dinner to Honor Camden Police and Bridgeton Nun

  Just over a week before Pope Francis is scheduled to make his much-anticipated arrival in Philadelphia, Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden will hold its annual Justice for All Awards Dinner, on Thursday, September 17, one of the final events in its 40 Days of Francis countdown to the Pope’s...

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Nominations sought for Justice in Action awards

To nominate someone for one of this year’s Justice for All Dinner Justice in ACTION awards, submit an online nomination form here. This year’s annual dinner will be held on September 17. Virginia, known as GeeGee, Brannigan pushes through a rack of coats until she lands on one. Pulling it out...

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Justice For All Dinner Raises $60,000

The eleventh annual Justice For All awards dinner, held on Sept. 25 to benefit Catholic Charities for the Diocese of Camden, began and ended with prayer. “The Pope exhorted us to pray courageously,” began Kevin Hickey, executive director of Catholic Charities Camden, referring to Pope Francis’ 2013 homily in which...

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