Mental Health Workers Serve on Front Line of the Pandemic

Categories: Clinical Services, Feature
Since the start of the pandemic, we have heard so many stories of heroism from health care workers who are fighting the virus on the front lines. But most people may not be aware that there is another group of essential workers serving on the front lines: behavioral health providers. While many mental health services …

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Creating a Legacy of Impact

Categories: Feature, Fundraising, Giving, Volunteering
Joe Dempsey stood tall in the vast parking lot, signaling to hundreds of cars as they snaked their way to a distribution point for free food and meals. With his son nearby, Joe directed food assistance as it was given out to a community struggling with the economic fallout of the pandemic. To his son, …

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‘I need a miracle every day’

Categories: Feature
By Stephanie Lennon If you are a fan of the band The Grateful Dead, you will recognize that phrase as both the title and the refrain of one of its most well-known tunes. And, although the song itself has nothing to do with religion, it’s catchy and reveals a truth about real life. Catholic Charities …

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Thank You From Catholic Charities

Categories: Feature
Caring for those who are struggling and in need — regardless of their background, belief or circumstance — is what we do every day. And we did it even in fiscal year 2020, a year unlike any other because of the pandemic and economic crisis. Through it all, care, compassion and hope were provided to …

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Continuing a Giving Tradition Despite Obstacles

Categories: Feature, Giving
By Marco Calito As we close the holiday season, we know that traditions could continue despite challenges from COVID-19. One group keeping their traditions alive was the local technology company Obsidian Global, led by CEO Drew Conway. The company and its staff agreed before the holidays that they would continue their tradition of celebrating the …

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