The MetroWest Daily News recently published a commentary by President Debbie Rambo that focuses on the critical role vocational education plays in ensuring a strong diverse economy in Massachusetts. To learn more, visit http://bit.ly/1pYxiAr .
At Catholic Charities our mission is to help those in need in Eastern Massachusetts, but when the need goes beyond our borders, like this past weekend’s deadly earthquake in Ecuador, we look to rally support for fellow nonprofits such as Catholic Relief Services (CRS), the nonprofit dedicated to assisting the impoverished and disadvantaged overseas.
Over the past 30 years, Boston has become an iconic place thanks to its colorful and talented residents. For example, when you think NFL Football, Tom Brady comes to mind; the world stage, Secretary of State John Kerry; and in Hollywood films, Mark Wahlberg and the hilarious Amy Poehler. When you set your gaze to South Boston, not the streets glorified on film, but 275 West Broadway, Catholic Charities Labouré Center comes into focus with Sr.
Thanks to the John Hancock Non-Profit Marathon Program, Catholic Charities is honored to have a committed team of runners who are fundraising to support our mission to get our most vulnerable on the path to self-sufficiency. Here are 26.2 reasons to make a donation to support our Boston Marathon team today: