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to Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois. Your involvement and support of our agency is integral to our ability to provide care for those most in need in our area. The Diocese of Springfield in Illinois has a population of over 1.1 million people and we are called to serve many. The Mission of Catholic Charities - to extend to all the healing and empowering presence of Jesus - is enfleshed in the work and dedication of our staff and volunteers on a daily basis. We are honored that you are interested in Catholic Charities.

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Recent Posts

July marks the 35th anniversary of Catholic Charities ministry in Effingham area. On July 1, 1981 Catholic Charities was begun…

$20,000 Raffle Winner Announced

Posted on April 14, 2016

Bishop Paprocki completes 21st marathon

Posted on September 16, 2015

Bishop Paprocki will run his 21st marathon to raise money for Catholic Charities Legal Services on Oct. 11th.


Upcoming Events

Sep
11
Effingham

Spaghetti Lunch

Sep 11th 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Spaghetti lunch held on Sunday, Sept. 11 at Effingham Knights of Columbus. $7 for adults and $5 for children. Sponsored by Joe's Pizza and Pasta
Sep
15
Madison County

Madison County Mobile Food Pantry

Sep 15th 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
2016 Schedule
Sep
24
Effingham

Fall Fun Run

Sep 24th 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Effingham Catholic Charities Fall Fun Run will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24 at Teutopolis Community Park at 8 a.m.
Sep
29
Madison County

Madison County Mobile Food Pantry

Sep 29th 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
2016 Schedule
Oct
27
Madison County

Madison County Mobile Food Pantry

Oct 27th 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
2016 Schedule