The theme for this year’s Rural Life Celebration is “Caring for God’s Creation: Sharing in the Stewardship of God’s Country,” something the Joe and Toni Borgerding family have been working on for over 40 years.
Kathy Langer, director of social concerns for Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud, will retire Nov. 1, according the agency’s executive director, Deacon Steve Pareja.
Catholic Charities has announced that St. Cloud Children’s Home will expand its day services to benefit more kids needing help with mental health issues. Catholic Charities announced March 2 that the facility will transition from a residential-based model to a day services model beginning immediately, citing a change in the type of services needed. […]
Catholic Charities’ 35th annual Mardi Gras is Saturday, Jan. 28, from 5:30 to 11:30 p.m. at River’s Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud.
Bishop Donald Kettler announced the appointment, effective Nov. 28, during a press conference in St. Cloud Oct. 28.
Catholic Charities agencies joined emergency response efforts in coastal communities in four Southeastern states as residents and parish staffers began returning to assess the damage Hurricane Matthew left behind.
More than 900 people visited the Mark and Shelley Czech farm in rural Gilman Aug. 21 for the annual Rural Life Celebration. The event — which included outdoor Mass with Bishop Donald Kettler, lunch, farm tours and live music — was hosted by Sts. Peter and Paul, Gilman; St. Elizabeth, Brennyville, and St. Joseph, Morrill. […]
A new bell tower and cross were installed June 16 at the St. Cloud Children’s Home, a program of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud. They replaced an old tower and cross, from 1924, that were heavily damaged in a storm Oct. 7, 2015.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (CNS) — In the coming months, Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis will close its Seton Prenatal Clinic and cease its adoption program. Citing declining numbers, and changes in health care regulations and industry trends, Tim Marx, the agency’s president and CEO, said the clinic, which provides health care to low-income […]
Steve Bresnahan has announced that after 22 years as the executive director of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud, he is planning for his transition to retirement. Catholic Charities will begin the process to select a new executive director in the next six to nine months, the agency announced May 31 in a […]
FLINT, Mich. (CNS) — Following the discovery of lead in the city of Flint’s drinking water, relief organizations have been working day and night to provide safe water to those living and working in the community. Standing at the front of the battle is Catholic Charities of Shiawassee and Genesee Counties in the Lansing Diocese. […]