Mar
19
Sat
March 19 Mission of Mercy @ Catholic Charities Spanish Catholic Center
Mar 19 all-day

The free one-day dental clinic for adults is part of the 2021 Mission of Mercy. Patients must register in advance. They will be contacted by Catholic Charities and scheduled for a timed two-hour appointment. No walk-ups will be taken. To register for an appointment, visit: catholiccharitiesdc.org/2021-mid-maryland-mission-of-mercy.

Mar
26
Sat
Parish and School Lenten Food Drive
Mar 26 – Mar 27 all-day

The Lenten Food Drive is a collection by schools and parishes in the Archdiocese of Washington. Begun during the visit to Washington, D.C., by Pope Benedict, the drive provides hundreds of thousands of pounds of food to local food banks and parish pantries each year.

Donations will benefit hungry families in our community, stocking shelves at your local food bank, Catholic Charities’ Southern Maryland Food Bank and the Capital Area Food Bank.

Simply fill a bag with food and bring it to your parish or school by the deadline. Schools: March 21-25, 2022. Parishes: March 26 and 27, 2022.

For more information, visit the Lenten Food Drive web page.

Apr
9
Sat
April 9 Mission of Mercy @ Catholic Charities Center
Apr 9 all-day

The free one-day dental clinic for adults is part of the 2021 Mission of Mercy. Patients must register in advance. They will be contacted by Catholic Charities and scheduled for a timed two-hour appointment. No walk-ups will be taken. To register for an appointment, visit the Mission of Mercy web page.

Catholic Charities Gala 2022 @ Marriott Marquis
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm

An in-person and virtual hybrid event.

Join Father John Enzler and the Board of Directors in celebrating the work of Catholic Charities at the 2022 gala on Saturday, April 9.

The gala is co-chaired by members of the McMurtrie family – Maria Andreas Guadalupe, Amanda and Austin Herndon, Lizzy and Billy McMurtrie, and Meghan and Eddie Quinn.

Apr
26
Tue
Montgomery County Executive Candidates Forum @ Shrine of St. Jude
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Please mark your calendar for April 26, 7 to 9 p.m., to attend the Montgomery County Executive Candidates Forum to be held at the Shrine of St. Jude, 12701 Veirs Mill Road, Rockville MD 20853.

The forum is co-hosted by Catholic Charities and the Justice & Advocacy Council of Montgomery County.

During the event, which will be moderated by Catholic Charities CEO Msgr. John J. Enzler, candidates will be asked for their positions on a variety of topics, particularly issues affecting people who live in poverty.

The four Democratic candidates running for election to the position of county executive will participate: David Blair, County Executive Marc Elrich, Peter James, and Councilmember Hans Riemer.

Admission is free. For details and to register, visit here.

Jun
3
Fri
Legal Network Tennis & Pickleball Night @ Congressional Country Club
Jun 3 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Join us for a great evening of fun with friends and family. The fourth annual Catholic Charities Tennis & Pickleball Night is an excellent opportunity to support Catholic Charities Legal Network and its clients.

For sponsorships and individual play tickets, visit the registration page. Spectator tickets are also available.

Deadline to register is May 30.

Event contact: Carolyn Ruyak, staff attorney, Legal Network, via email or phone (202-772-4300 ext. 407).

Share your support: Show your support of the Legal Network with a social media post, tagging @CCADW and using the hashtag #CCLN.

Sep
26
Mon
Legal Network Golf Tournament @ Westfields Golf Club
Sep 26 @ 12:30 pm – 9:00 pm

While golf is fun and what brings us together, we truly do it for one reason only – the Catholic Charities Legal Network helps to change the trajectory of someone’s life for the better. Your loyal support and historic generosity are more important than ever before. Please join us on Sept. 26.

12:30 p.m. shotgun start.

Watch for details.

For more information, contact Carolyn Ruyak, staff attorney.

Apr
1
Sat
Catholic Charities Gala 2023 @ Marriott Marquis
Apr 1 @ 6:30 pm

Catholic Charities Gala 2023 will honor Msgr. John J. Enzler’s 50th anniversary as a priest in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington. The event is chaired by Board Chair Kevin Virostek, Mary Anne Virostek, and Steve and Joanne Virostek.

Watch this space for updates on gala details.