Every year, the people of Madison County come together to vote for the Best of the Best in their community. This year, Madison County Catholic Charities was honored to be voted the #1 Best Local Non-Profit.
“We wanted the seniors of Macon County to feel seen, to make them feel loved, feel known and to feel respected.” -Kara McCroskey, Faith In Action coordinator.
Over the past seven years, Mary Ellen and John have kept their bond strong and helped their community with their volunteer efforts. Every Friday, the couple arrives at either the Holy Family Food Pantry or St. John's Breadline, ready to help Catholic Charities serve their community.
Betty Thompson of Decatur is not your typical Meals on Wheels client. Yes, she does receive the meals. Yes, it is on a regular basis, and yes, she is very appreciative of the service. But what sets Betty apart from the other recipients is that Betty was once a volunteer for the program, making those delicious and healthy deliveries herself.