Giving Tuesday at Catholic Charities

Latest News Catholic Charities Home Latest News Home About Us Contact Us #GivingTuesday is a social media phenomenon that started as a way to give back after the days of big holiday spending following Thanksgiving: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. This year Giving Tuesday falls on December 2. You can learn more about Giving...

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Celebrating the Dyer Legacy

Latest News Catholic Charities Home Latest News Home About Us Contact Us Catholic Charities Assistant Director’s 12 Years Marked by Diversity Jennifer Dyer, assistant director of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden for 12 years, has accepted the position of executive director for Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Gary, Indiana. Her term as...

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Sandy Recovery Two Years After the Storm

In the days following the devastation of Super Storm Sandy, Miriam Tanguay, a Catholic Charities employee, remembers working seven days a week at distribution sites in Wildwood and Northfield giving out donated food and supplies to storm victims. She would return at the end of the long days in the...

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Celebrating World Refugee Day

By: Musleh Amjaad (AJ), Bethlehem University Student Intern On June 21, 2014 Catholic Charities of Diocese of Camden celebrated its annual salute to the courage of refugees at the 4th Annual World Refugee Day Celebration. World Refugee Day was established by the United Nations to honor the courage, strength and...

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Theatrical Debut for a Refugee Client

Theatrical Debut for a Refugee Client For over two decades, The Ritz Theatre in Oaklyn, New Jersey, has been putting on live quality performances for many to enjoy.  One refugee youth, Miss Oh Na Sa, was lucky enough to hone her skills at the Ritz Theatre’s “Summer Theatre Arts Camp”...

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Tall Pines Summer Camp

From Refugee Clients to Tall Pines Campers This summer, Burmese, Pakistani and Iraqi refugee youth were provided the opportunity to experience the beauty and wonder of childhood in New Jersey at Tall Pines Day Camp in Williamstown. This camp was a dream for the youth, as for many families have...

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