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Catholic Charities to honor Cardinal Tobin

This year, Cardinal Joseph Tobin, C.Ss.R, of Newark, N.J., will be honored at Catholic Charities’ 14th annual Justice for All awards dinner, to be held in Atlantic City on Oct.

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Taking a Stand for religious freedom, on Capitol Hill and in the classroom

“My name is Tarek Mousa. I work for the Refugee Resettlement program at Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden. I am an English teacher, a Coptic Christian and a native Egyptian.

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Refugees learn about American history, and arcade games

The sweltering heat and early morning hours did not put a damper on the excitement of the 33 refugee clients who gathered in the parking lot of the Camden office

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Overcoming challenges starts with a home

Dec. 6, 2016 was the day when things began to unravel for Ann Ortiz. “I remember the date well, because I lost my father to cancer two days before that,”

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Catholic Charities unites with community in the battle against opioid addiction

CHERRY HILL — On May 17, hundreds gathered in the auditorium of Camden Catholic High School here for a discussion on a grim problem that communities all across the country

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Refugee honored as ‘Most Courageous Student’

When Cing Lee Kim arrived in the United States, she was 15 years old. She barely spoke English. And she came here as a refugee, after she and her family

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Catholic Charities responds to drug epidemic

They gathered on April 11 at Catholic Charities’ Camden office. Parents and professionals, clergy and government officials, former addicts and school administrators. Diverse in background, but unified in purpose. The

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Bishop preaches a message of hope to inmates

BRIDGETON — Bishop Dennis Sullivan switched seamlessly between English and Spanish during a Holy Week Mass for inmates at South Woods State Prison in Bridgeton on April 13. He stood

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An enduring friendship, an enduring mission at Catholic Charities

The year was 1943. Camden’s economy was booming. Shipbuilding along the waterfront bustled in support of the war effort. Neighborhoods of Italians, Poles and Jews flourished, providing a steady supply

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Honoring the life of Sister Grace Nolan

Our agency mourns the death and reflects upon the extraordinary life of Sister Grace Nolan, a remarkable servant of God, and all whom she served during her lifetime, as she