Stories

"God Was Right There"

Sabrina Brown has a small loveseat and a queen-sized bed to her name. The 54-year-old recently moved to Springfield and encountered a slew of unfortunate events which left her and her 13-year-old granddaughter struggling to make ends meet.

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A Mobile Miracle

Catholic Charities’ Mobile Food Pantry program delivers more than food to hungry souls, but also hope.

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"A Second Chance at Life"

n October 2012, Gina Fox of Glen Carbon experienced a medical nightmare which forced her to quit her job, leave her home, drain her bank account, and left her in desperate search for a remedy to a life-threatening condition that suddenly consumed her life.

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More Than A Meal

“The St. John’s Breadline not only feeds the body, it feeds the soul,” says Rochelle Logan, a longtime volunteer and Springfield resident.

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Delivering food with a generous serving of friendship

Since 2002, the Meals on Wheels (MOW) program at Catholic Charities in Decatur does more than just feed and deliver meals to homebound senior citizens in Macon County; they also serve up something a few clients find even more nurturing than the food: companionship.

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