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Catholic Charities Care Cards: Fuel for Health Care Workers
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Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge on Saturday launched its “Catholic Charities Care Cards” initiative, releasing $10,000 of gasoline cards to health care workers who are selflessly serving on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis. “These workers are putting themselves at risk to protect the rest of us. We hope this action not only helps financially but shows our thanksgiving for their tireless work,” said David C. Aguillard, Executive Director. (more…)
CCDBR update for 4/2/2020
Propelled by our Gospel Mission, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge has shifted rapidly to respond to the COVID crisis. During these days that couldn’t have been imagined a few months ago, Christ shows us that the incarnation should drive us into this world, not away from it. Love mandates action, especially at times of great need, fear, and uncertainty. And Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge has been active. (more…)
Meet Mr. Louis Gibson, Joseph Homes Graduate!
Joseph Homes is the first step to rebuilding the lives of homeless men recently released from prison. Joseph Homes provides short-term housing in a private, clean, efficiency apartment, food, clothing, and referrals for healthcare, mental health counseling, as well as support group meeting for ex-offenders. (more…)
Meet our Foster Grandparent, Ms. Shirley Williams.
Meet our Foster Grandparent, Ms. Shirley Williams. Ms. Williams has been in the Foster Grandparents Program (FGP) for 15 years, and she works at our Discovery Head Start site. Her site supervisor uses one word to describe Ms. Williams and that is “SUCCESS.” (more…)