Catholic Charities DC an Independent Social Services Agency

Inspiring Hope. Building Futures

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We give help that empowers and hope that lasts as the most comprehensive provider of social services in D.C. and suburban Maryland.

Our Impact

We give help that empowers and hope that lasts as the most comprehensive provider of social services in D.C. and suburban Maryland.

3.7M+

Meals were served to the hungry and food insecure last year

7,700+

People were given medical and dental assistance last year

1,100+

Beds were provided to men, women and children each night

203K+

Men, women and children are helped by our programs annually

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What’s Happening at Catholic Charities

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Pro Bono Program Has Grown to Better Serve Clients and Attorneys

Every Tuesday, Tim Mulligan, a pro bono attorney for Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington, receives an email that details legal cases involving migrants who desperately need help but can’t…

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Welcoming Newly Arrived Migrants with Empathy and Respect 

When threatening phone calls started targeting his wife and daughter in September 2022, Leonardo and his family decided to leave Venezuela. Within two weeks, Leonardo, an employee of an oil company,…

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Bank Training Program Makes Dreams of a Career Come True

A training course at Catholic Charities opens doors to promising career opportunities in finance and customer service. Established in 2018, the Bank Sales Representative Training Program provides comprehensive training for bilingual…

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