Together, we can put a gift under the Christmas tree

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For most children, Dec. 25 is the one day of the year they are happy and willing to jump out of bed before the crack of dawn. Many adults have fond memories of waking up Christmas morning to discover a gift under the tree. Unfortunately, there are families in the Washington and Maryland area who …

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Msgr. Enzler Honored as Community Leader of the Year

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Catholic Charities President and CEO Msgr. John J. Enzler was honored with the Community Leader of the Year Award on Nov. 22 by the Catholic Business Network of Montgomery County. The award was presented by Jay Long, Catholic Business Network president, and host Eileen Whelan of WJLA, at a gala that raised money for Catholic …

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What Inspires You to Pay it Forward?

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As I reflect on the past several months and prepare for the holiday season, I’m mindful of the many times that I have felt the warmth of kindness or the “high-five effect” of accomplishment through collaboration. My awareness of the needs in our community is heightened, and my desire to work together with others who …

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Beth Veihmeyer: Giving Back as a Calling

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As the season of giving quickly approaches, Catholic Charities DC is so fortunate to be supported by an incredible community of people dedicated to helping those in need. Throughout the month, we will feature some of our amazing volunteers and donors in this space as a way to give thanks for giving back. Theodor Geisel, …

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