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New Bedford Whaling Museum to launch Yankee Baleeiros! traveling exhibition in Dorchester on June 21

Exhibition celebrates the interwoven stories of the Azorean, Cape Verdean, and Brazilian migration in the United States

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — The New Bedford Whaling Museum is pleased to present “Yankee Baleeiros! The Shared Legacies of Luso and Yankee Whalers.” The traveling exhibition celebrates the interwoven Luso-American stories of the Azorean, Cape Verdean, and Brazilian communities in the United States from early immigration in the 18th century through the latter half of the 20th century.

Catholic Charities receives grant from Columbia Management and Ameriprise Financial

Catholic Charities receives grant from Columbia Management and Ameriprise Financial

BOSTON - December 2, 2013 - Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Boston today announced that they received a $15,000 grant from Columbia Management and Ameriprise Financial for the English Transcultural Center (ETC) at Catholic Charities South.

North and Merrimack Valley Catholic Charities announces new Assistant Director

North and Merrimack Valley Catholic Charities announces new Assistant Director

BOSTON - January 30, 2014 - Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Boston today announced that Ethel Higgins has joined the nonprofit as the Assistant Director of the North and Merrimack Valley divisions headquartered in Lowell and Lynn. As Assistant Director, Higgins will oversee staff and social services programs as well as cultivate new and existing collaborations with local parishes and community organizations.