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Plant Hope Fundraiser:
For the benefit of the Family Empowerment Program
Working to end Family Homelessness in our community

Posted 03/10/2019

Click on image above for a printable pdf.Flowers AvailableClick on image above for a printable pdf. Order FormClick on image above for a printable pdf. … read more >>




Volunteers Warm Hearts of the Homeless with Recycled Grocery Bags (Story: Robert Alan Glover; Photo: Andy Telli, Tennessee Register)

Posted 03/08/2019

A recent drop in temperatures is a reminder that for the homeless and marginalized, cold weather can be a real threat. A pair of dedicated volunteers with Catholic Charities of Tennessee's Loaves and Fishes program are addressing the problem with shopping bags. Actually, sleeping mats made with recycled plastic grocery bags, and they could use more helping hands. … read more >>




Kroger & Walmart Gift Cards Needed for New Arrivals

Posted 02/21/2019

When a refugee or immigrant arrives in Nashville, they bring a limited amount of luggage. Uprooting their life is not simple. It requires sacrifice - and not only of their possessions. It brings a loss of community as well. It is a process that can leave them unable to meet even basic needs upon arrival.Help Catholic Charities support our new neighbors by meeting urgent … read more >>




Apertura de Trabajos: Especialista en Desarrollo de la Fuerza Laboral (Bilingüe - Se requiere fluidez en español / inglés)

Posted 02/18/2019

Caridades Católicas tiene una vacante para el puesto de Especialista en Desarrollo de la Fuerza Laboral. Esta posición es de tiempo completo y está ubicada en el Centro Pastoral Católico en 2806 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214. Las horas son de 8:00 a.m. a 4:30 p.m. De lunes a viernes.Las funciones principales de esta posición … read more >>




JOB POSTING: Executive Director, Catholic Charities of Tennessee

Posted 02/15/2019

Catholic Charities of Tennessee was founded in 1962 and currently serves the 36 counties of Middle Tennessee in the Diocese of Nashville. Following the example of Christ, Catholic Charities of Tennessee advocates for and provides services which enhance and enrich the quality of life for people in need. Under the direction of the Board of Trustees, the Executive … read more >>




JOB POSTING: Workforce Development Specialist (Bilingual: Spanish/English Fluency Required)

Posted 02/12/2019

Catholic Charities has an opening for the position of Workforce Development Specialist. This position is full-time and located at the Catholic Pastoral Center at 2806 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214. Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.The primary functions of this position are to identify and recruit appropriate program participants; … read more >>




Middle Tennessee Charities Step Up to Help Federal Workers (Brent Remadna, WKRN News 2)

Posted 01/25/2019

As the partial government shutdown hits day 35, many federal workers will be missing out on their second paychecks.With no end in sight, times can get tough but some Middle Tennessee groups are stepping up to help.Catholic Charities of Tennessee, through its Loaves and Fishes Community Meals for the Hungry program in East Nashville and in partnership with Second Harvest … read more >>




Free Food Distribution in Nashville to Help Furloughed Federal Workers (Kaylin Jorge, WZTV Fox 17 News)

Posted 01/24/2019

Local furloughed federal employees are getting some help to feed their families. Catholic Charities of Tennessee and Second Harvest Food Bank are giving away free food to workers directly impacted by the government shutdown.Right now, around 800,000 federal workers aren't receiving paychecks. The distribution will take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the Holy … read more >>




Government Shutdown: Catholic Charities Giving Away Food Friday to Federal Workers (Holly Meyer, The Tennessean)

Posted 01/24/2019

If you're a federal employee impacted by the ongoing government shutdown, Catholic Charities of Tennessee wants to make sure you have food on your table.The nonprofit is hosting an emergency food distribution event for local federal government employees. Fresh, frozen and nonperishable foods will be available free of charge from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday at Holy Name Parish … read more >>




2nd Session Added! Catholic Charities to Host Free-of-Charge Food Distribution for Federal Employees: Fresh, Frozen, and Nonperishable Food Available at Loaves and Fishes on Saturday Jan 26 from 10-11am

Posted 01/23/2019

2nd Free Federal Employees Food Distribution Session Added! WHAT: Catholic Charities of Tennessee, through its Loaves and Fishes Community Meals for the Hungry program in East Nashville and in partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, will be hosting an emergency food distribution for the area's federal government employees on Saturday, January 26, … read more >>




Help a Child at Home!

Posted 01/23/2019

Our Refugee Youth Program is introducing an initiative to further serve refugee parents and children. A new Parent Engagement Program will provide parents with needed insight into the U.S. education system, teacher expectations, student mental health, and more, while providing students with a foundation for academic success at home.You can show support and foster that … read more >>




MDHA Opening Wait List for 2 Elderly-only Properties (WKRN - Channel 2)

Posted 01/15/2019

The Metro Housing Development and Housing Agency (MDHA) will be opening up waiting lists for two of its elderly-only properties in the coming days. MDHA said they will accept online-only applications for Edgefield Manor starting at noon on Jan. 15 and the list will remain open indefinitely. Online-only applications for Carleen Batson Waller Manor from noon Jan 17 until 3 … read more >>




A Message from Bishop Spalding...

Posted 01/14/2019

Catholic Charities of Tennessee Executive Director Pam Russo has accepted a position with The Diocese of Allentown. Ms. Russo will remain with Catholic Charities of Tennessee until mid-March. I am very appreciative of her service with us and pray that she may have great success in her new endeavor. Pam will be greatly missed.Brian L. Cooper, Chief Administrative … read more >>




Volunteer Bread Baker Serves the Hungry at Loaves and Fishes (Theresa Laurence, Tennessee Register)

Posted 12/28/2018

As she mixes together the simple ingredients of flour, water, salt and yeast, volunteer bread baker Connie Shreffler marvels at how this sticky pile of dough will soon be transformed into 20 loaves of delicious, fresh-baked bread. "It's a magnificent thing," she said of the baking process. Every week, Shreffler treks to Catholic Charities' Loaves and Fishes … read more >>




Nashville MLS and U.S. Soccer Foundation announce Community Soccer Field in North Nashville (MLS2Nashville.com)

Posted 10/26/2018

Nashville Major League Soccer (Nashville MLS) has partnered with the U.S. Soccer Foundation and United Way of Metropolitan Nashville to build a small soccer field, also known as a mini-pitch, in the culturally rich community of North Nashville at the McGruder Family Resource Center (2013 25th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208), the club announced on Friday. The project also … read more >>




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