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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 >>




Charles Strobel, Catholic Charities Honored (WTVF News Channel 5)

Posted 09/29/2018

A celebration was held for an organization that gives so much to Music City.Charles Strobel and Catholic Charities were honored Saturday afternoon. The organization is behind several programs that feed Nashville's hungry.Strobel said it started with something simple."The best we could do was give peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, so that led to a soup kitchen and … read more >>




JOB FILLED: Bookkeeper ~ Payroll Clerk

Posted 09/04/2018

Catholic Charities is seeking candidates for the position of Bookkeeper in its Fiscal Services department. The work location is 2806 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214. This is a full-time position. The work schedule is 37.5 hours a week, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Primary functions include: • Accounts Payable Processing• Bi-Weekly … read more >>




JOB POSTING: Hispanic Services Outreach Case Worker

Posted 08/28/2018

Catholic Charities is seeking candidates for the position of a Hispanic Services Outreach Case Worker for the South Nashville Family Resource Center of Nashville, TN. The office is at the South Nashville Family Resource Center located at 4928 Edmondson Pike, Suite 204. The position is full time, 37.5 hours a week. The core hours of the center are Monday through Friday … read more >>




JOB POSTING: Bilingual HOPE Counselor

Posted 08/27/2018

Catholic Charities is seeking candidates for the position of bilingual HOPE Counselor in Social Services. This is a full-time position based in Davidson County. Regular working hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm with some early evening work required. Field work is needed for client/community visits in the county. Candidate will work primarily with … read more >>




Prayer Warriors ‘Over the Moon’ After Abortion Clinic Closes (Andy Telli, Tennessee Register)

Posted 08/24/2018

For years, Ann Sappenfield has been part of a group of prayer warriors standing outside the Women's Center abortion clinic in Nashville, praying for the end of abortion and offering help to women walking into the clinic. On Saturday, Aug. 11, she received a call from Marilyn Cox, a friend and fellow prayer warrior, who told her the clinic had closed. "She told me the … read more >>




St. Henry Students Practice Service and Solidarity (Ned Andrew Solomon, Tennessee Register)

Posted 08/24/2018

Summer is a time for kids to play and take a respite from hard work. So why was there a waiting list for St. Henry School students to spend a portion of those precious days in a community service program? That program is called Summer, Service and Solidarity, and is the brainchild of St. Henry Youth Director Amy Johnston. In partnership with several non-profits in the … read more >>




Catholic Charities Staffers Help Migrants Released from Detention (Andy Telli, Tennessee Register)

Posted 08/10/2018

Three staffers from Catholic Charities of Tennessee spent a week in Texas helping migrant families recently released from detention centers after crossing the border, helping them find their way to their sponsors to await further court hearings. Catholic Charities Executive Director Pam Russo and staffers Emily DeVito and Louisa Saratora arrived in McAllen, Texas, on … read more >>




Catholic Charities Volunteers Return From Helping Immigrant Families At Border (Alexandra Koehn, WTVF-News Channel 5)

Posted 08/07/2018

A group of local volunteers with Catholic Charities went to a shelter in McAllen, Texas to help immigrants after they were reunited with their families. July 26th was the deadline for immigrant children at detention centers to be reunited with their relatives.Due to the influx of people involved in this process, Catholic Charities in Texas reached out to their … read more >>




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