For 75 years, Catholic Charities has provided food, clothing, shelter and a network of support services to people of all ages and from all walks of life and religious backgrounds. We also promote social justice, serving as a voice for the poor and vulnerable. Annually, we provide help and create hope for more than 85,000 people as they create better lives for themselves and their families. Learn more.

For media inquiries, contact Betsy Ballard at bballard@catholiccharities.org or 713.874.6751.

Resources:

FY 2017-18 Annual Report Snapshot
Hurricane Harvey One-Year Impact Report
FY 2016-17 Annual Report
FY 2015 -2016 Fact Sheet
2015 Fact Sheet
2014 Fact Sheet

Press Releases

2020
Catholic Charities: COVID-19 Can’t Stop Us from Serving
Catholic Charities Continues to Serve Galveston Area During COVID-19 Pandemic
Women Veterans Defend the Community by Making Masks for Volunteers Distributing Food at Mamie George Community Center
Catholic Charities continues to serve, with COVID-19 precautions
Mamie George Community Center to Close as COVID-19 Precaution
Faith-based experts share innovative approaches to poverty at kNOw Poverty 2020
Houston Refugee Consortium: Governor Abbott should reverse his decision on refugee admissions

In the News

2020

04.20.2020 – Where To Find Free Food In The Houston Area During The Coronavirus Outbreak | Houston Public Media
04.16.2020 – Más de 4,000 familias han recibido ayuda de Caridades Católicas en medio de la crisis por el coronavirus | Univsion
04.16.2020 – Local churches, charities help families in need during coronavirus pandemic | KPRC
04.14.2020 – Archdiocesan agencies lead efforts to provide social, medical services | Texas Catholic Herald
04.07.2020 – Houston-area nonprofits adapt to COVID-19 with more people needing help — and fewer dollars, volunteers coming in | Houston Chronicle
04.07.2020 – Catholic Charities Responds to COVID-19 in Houston | January Advisors (blog)
04.01.2020 – Preocupación entre inquilinos por la falta de dinero para el alquiler y otros pagos en las viviendas | Univision KXLN
04.01.2020 – What to do when you can’t pay rent during COVID-19 crisis | FOX 26 Houston
03.18.2020 – Nearby Cities and Counties Follow Houston and Harris County’s Lead — to an Extent [UPDATED] | Houston Press
03.06.2020 – Niños migrantes tendrán audiencias en la corte por videoconferencia | Telemundo
02.24.2020 – Catholic Charities and federal government work together to serve communities affected by disasters | Catholic Charities USA
02.20.2020 – Mamie George Community Center to host open house | Fort Bend Herald
02.07.2020 – Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston presents Deep in the Heart of Texas – Spirit of Charity Gala | CultureMap
01.13.2020 – Summit at St. Thomas aims to help Houston know, battle poverty | Houston Chronicle
01.11.2020 – This refugee family fled Congo. In Houston they grow organic vegetables. | Houston Chronicle
01.02.2020 – Houston poverty summit searches for answers | KPRC
01.01.2020 – Texas should say yes to refugee resettlement [Editorial] | Houston Chronicle

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