Posted on September 3, 2020
How a former employee at Catholic Charities in Springfield facilitated an adoption and helped unite Stephen Dyer with biological family 38 years later
Posted on July 22, 2020
Posted on July 10, 2020
In late May, the phone on my desk started ringing. "Catholic Charities. How can we help you?" A cracked, male voice met my ears. "Yes, ma'am. I was wondering if you all did anything to help with medical bills? My—my mother's in a coma, and we just can't pay, and—and they won't let me see her." My heart sank. At that late point in the day, all I could do was tell him to call back the next morning. It didn't feel like anything close to enough.
Posted on July 9, 2020
“Hockey with Bishop Paprocki” Charity Game to be held at United Center. Limited number of tickets available; Blackhawks vs. Blues game to follow
Posted on January 16, 2020
Bishop Thomas John Paprocki, known as “The Holy Goalie”, along with Chicago Blackhawks alumni, will take to the ice for the 10th annual “Hockey with Bishop Paprocki” at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, March 8, 2020, at 2:10 p.m. to benefit Catholic Charities Legal Services. The ticket price includes entry to the charity game at 2:10 p.m., and entry to the Blackhawks vs. Blues game at 6:30 p.m.
Posted on November 15, 2019
Catholic Charities is planning to assist needy families during the holidays. We are seeking sponsors/donations to fill totes.