Catholic Charities News
The Auburn Daily News recently published a story on our successful Hunger Chopped event at the Kitchen at the Boston Public Market featuring Jeff Williams, Executive Chef at CHOPPS American Bar and Grill in Burlington and Karen Mitchell, Executive Chef at The Palm Boston. The cook-off was designed to raise awareness about hunger in our community. Read more: http://bit.ly/22y3Qzg
In today’s Lynn Daily Item, reporter Dillon Durst sits down with Emmanuel Sebit, a Catholic Charities North graduate of our HiSET and ESOL programs. Emmanuel shares his refugee story from South Sudan to a refugee camp in Kenya to Lynn, Massachusetts. Learn more about Emmanuel’s life prior to arriving in America: http://bit.ly/25gLxAg.
The Pilot, America’s oldest Catholic newspaper, recently featured a story recapping our successful Spring Celebration event at the JFK Presidential Library in Museum, which included special guests Cardinal Seán O’Malley, Fr. Bryan Hehir, Blue Hills Bank CEO Bill Parent and client-speaker Emmanuel Sebit, who shared his journey from South Sudan to the North Shore and his experience at Catholic Charities. Read more here: http://bit.ly/1TyQxuU.
BOSTON – May 12, 2016 – Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Boston held its annual Spring Celebration on May 11 at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum, raising more than $1.1 million to fund the agency’s programs and services that support more than 200,000 people in need throughout Eastern Massachusetts.