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On Thursday, October 22, Catholic Charities of Effingham and the Flat Rock Community partnered to serve 37 families, totaling 121 individuals from Flat Rock, and the local areas.


The annual Christmas Store sponsored by FISH and Catholic Charities is in need of donated coats


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.


The Effingham Catholic Charities Second Hand Rose Resale Shoppe will be closed Saturday, September 12th and Monday, September 14th.


On Thursday, August 20, Catholic Charities of Effingham served 53 families, totaling 187 individuals from LaClede, Loogootee and Farina at the Friends Park in LaClede.


Each year Premier Broadcasting - WXEF 97.9 and KJ Country 102.3 sponsors a “Pack the Bus” Program. This year it was held on Friday, July 31 at the Effingham Wal-Mart.


The 14th annual WSOY Food Drive held on Friday, Oct. 9, set an astounding new record of 1,271,080 pounds of food/dollars collected. Thank you to all who volunteered and donated to the event! The fall community effort began in 2002 with the collection of 35,000 pounds of food and the event has grown substantially over the years.


A family reunion in Grafton led to a donation to Effingham Catholic Charities' Ramblin' Rose program.


Spaghetti Dinner

Posted on August 11, 2015

Catholic Charities of Effingham and Joe's Pizza and Pasta will be holding the 11th annual spaghetti dinner on Sunday, Sept. 13, at Effingham Knights of Columbus from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.