Serving people of all faiths in northwest Ohio since 1914


Catholic Charities Diocese of Toledo is partnering with CARS to transform your trade-in car into a donation to help thousands of men, women and children in Northwest Ohio. CARS is a nonprofit 501(c) (3) assisting nonprofit organizations across the USA in accepting vehicle donations as a revenue... Read more


Because of the caring staff at Catholic Charities, Taymara says she is able to live a healthy life and help others. Days after her 40th birthday, Taymara was rushed to the emergency room. She had been experiencing moderate to severe chest pains for months, but this time it was different. Taymara... Read more

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When John and Janet met baby Jane for the first time, it was love at first sight. A week and several legal documents later, they were officially parents. “Our two year marathon of trying to adopt turned into a seven day sprint at the end,” John  Read more

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Join Bishop Daniel E. Thomas and Catholic Charities Respect Life Ministry for a Youth Mass for Life on Saturday, October 3.  Read more


After losing his job, Greg, a single father of four, was evicted from his home and lost everything. While trying to become stable again, Greg said Helping Hands of St. Louis helped his family get through the tough times. “How does it make me feel sometimes as a father not being able to take... Read more

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Our Mission

Catholic Charities makes real the love that God has for each individual person regardless of their faith or background by serving the poor, speaking for and assisting the neglected and forgotten, respecting and promoting life from beginning to end and nurturing and supporting individuals and families.

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