Catholic Charities News
Recently, The Dorchester Reporter featured a fundraising breakfast for Catholic Charities’ Teen Center at St. Peter’s in Dorchester. The featured speaker of the event was Euclides Fontes, our Middle School Academic Coordinator for St. Peter’s Teen Center. In the story, he shares how the Teen Center changed his life as a teen.
The Hingham Journal recently published a story featuring the kick off of our Sunset Point Camp in Hull summer season with our annual clambake benefit on Saturday, June 18 at the camp. Read more here: http://bit.ly/1ttmUT6
“The news of the massacre of more than 50 people and too many more injured in an Orlando, Florida night club over the weekend has left the Nation and our community here at Catholic Charities shaken and deeply saddened. We extend our deepest condolences and prayers to the victims, their families and friends and pray that these acts of terror on innocent people end. Whether violence is far away or close to home, like last week’s tragic killing of a 17 year old boy at the Jeremiah Burke High School in Boston, it reverberates in our daily lives.
Burlington chef Jeff Williams represents Chopps American Bar & Grill at our recent Hunger Chopped cook-off in the Boston Public Market. Jeff Williams faced off against the Palm Boston executive chef Karen Mitchell during our special event to raise awareness for our Friends Feeding Families campaign. Read more: http://bit.ly/1Ynqg65