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Refugees Team Up with Young Presidents Organization

Posted on 05/17/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

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Refugees fleeing persecution in their native lands turn to Catholic Charities to rebuild their lives. Here they find services that empower and enable them to support their...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Resettling Refugees

Tags: young presidents organization, catholic charities refugee resettlement

What Does It Take to Be a Top Volunteer?

Posted on 05/11/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Find Out in This Video of Sally Cahur

Watch our video about Sally Cahur and find out what it takes to be a top volunteer.

So what does it take to be a top volunteer?  Check out our new video about Sally Cahur, our Catholic Charities USA Volunteer of the Year Finalist to find out.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Resettling Refugees

Tags: Sally Cahur, Catholic Charities USA, volunteer

Safe Haven Here for Muslim Refugees? You Decide

Posted on 11/30/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

After recent terrorist attacks Americans are divided over whether to offer asylum to Muslim refugees. 

  • Are we safe? 
  • Are they terrorists?
  • Why are they coming here?

Sometimes, big issues are...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Resettling Refugees

Tags: New York Times Neediest Cases

After Fleeing Death, Young Mother Prepares to Meet Pope Francis

Posted on 09/11/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Legs from a friend’s dead body hung from a garbage can wedged along the road near Keidy Marin’s childhood home in San Juan en Tela, Honduras.  A few days later she spotted the head, Ms. Marin recalled, then the torso, of another friend...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Resettling Refugees, Obtaining Authorization to Work