Navy Veteran Finds Help and Hope at the Villa

U.S. Navy veteran Jerrica* returned from her tour and married her Prince Charming. Or so she thought. The day after she said, “I do,” the abuse and the beatings began, all in front of the couple’s 1-month-old daughter. When Jerrica tried to leave, he held their daughter hostage. Jerrica stayed with her husband four years […]

School Counseling Provides Safety, Comfort – Sergio’s Story

Sergio is a 12-year-old Hispanic student who is currently in sixth grade. He was referred to his school counselor by his principal due to concerns about his behavior. Sergio had been expelled for three days due to experimenting with electricity in the classroom and was close to being dismissed from his school. However, as a […]

“I don’t have as many worries.” – Kiara’s story

At Catholic Charities, we help young moms and dads alleviate their worries thanks to your support. Our dedicated team is committed to the sanctity of human life from conception, and we provide the support and education young parents need to raise happy, healthy babies and children. One of our moms, Kiara, has been a part […]

Catholic Charities Raises Over $650,000 at Sold Out Wine & Dine Event

View and download more photos online here. More than 320 guests enjoyed delicious food and fine wine in the lobby of the stunning 48-story 609 Main at Texas building in the heart of Downtown Houston at Saturday’s sold out Wine & Dine dinner to benefit Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston. The event raised […]

Catholic Charities Welcomes Passage of House Bill 3859

Bill authored by Rep. James Frank provides conscience protection for organizations and individuals wishing to serve in Texas’ foster care system. AUSTIN — Catholic organizations in Texas welcomed the progress of a bill providing people motivated by their religious beliefs the freedom to serve children in Texas’ foster care system. House bill 3859, authored by […]

Over 100 Volunteers Helped Catholic Charities on Texans Care Day

More than 100 volunteers helped feed over 200 families and beautified Catholic Charities’ Villa de Guadalupe Center on Sat., May 6, in partnership with the Houston Texans and United Way of Greater Houston for Texans Care Day. Texans Care Volunteer Day encourages volunteerism across the city of Houston. Texans players Brian Peters and Robert Nelson along […]