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Guided by God’s love, Catholic Charities provides food, clothing and shelter for people in need and a network of services supporting infants to seniors.
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Lucy’s story: ‘We lost everything and were forced to start over’
Chased by violence and death from Rwanda, Lucy lived for years in a U.N. refugee camp in Zambia before she was cleared for resettlement in the United States. This is her story: a journey from uncertainty to stability to self-determination. It is a story of how education has allowed her to take control of her life.Read Full Story
Civic leaders seek practical solutions at 2016 kNOw Poverty Summit
One out of five people in Greater Houston lives in poverty – more than 1 million men, women and children. Public-policy advocates, social workers, educators, students and community leaders brainstormed ways to alleviate the problem at the kNOw Poverty Summit held on January 28. It all starts with hope, they were told.Read Full Story