Catholic Charities News

For all media inquiries regarding Catholic Charities Diocese of Toledo, please contact Deborah Boyce, Communications & Public Relations Director, at 419.214.4868 or email dboyce@toledodiocese.org

Media Releases

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TOLEDO, OH—With your help, Helping Hands of St. Louis will make the holidays much brighter for many who would otherwise go without. We ask all donated items be dropped off by Tuesday, Dec. 19 to Helping Hands of St. Louis, 443 Sixth Street, Toledo, OH, so they can be sorted and ready to go for these December events.  Upwards of 200 Christmas Food Baskets... Read more

Candlelight Prayer Vigil Votives

TOLEDO, OH—Please bring a candle and join us Tuesday, Dec. 19, at 5:30 p.m., as the Northwest Ohio Pro-Life Community gathers on the sidewalk of Capital Care abortion facility, 1160 W. Sylvania Ave., Toledo, OH. At this  Read more

Meijer Simply Give

OREGON, OH—The Oregon Meijer's "Simply Give" program is once again supporting Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Toledo​'s Helping Hands of St. Louis ministry! Mark your calendars! The Holiday Campaign runs now through Sat., Dec. 30, 2017.   When you purchase $10 Simply... Read more

2017 March for Life

Interested in attending the 2018 March for Life in Washington D.C. on January 20, 2018? Join the College and Young Adult bus trip sponsored by Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Toledo! The trip is only $159, but for college students there is a special discounted price of $119! New registration deadline is Monday, January 1, 2018.  Read more

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MANSFIELD, OH—“Your help is crucial to us as we move forward,” said Rebecca Owens, Catholic Charities Regional Director, thanking over 250 attendees, board and community members, volunteers and staff for their generous service and support. The 75th Anniversary event raised nearly $70,000 for Catholic Charities services in Richland County. Donations are still being accepted to meet the $75,000 goal. “Catholic Charities is not a typical social services agency,” Owens said. “We’ve touched thousands of people over the years, with housing, food and medical assistance,... Read more

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You’re invited to our next Catholic Business Network get-together, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017.  This new Catholic Charities ministry invites people of all faiths to explore ways of living and promoting Catholic values in the workplace. Dan Spencer, Co-Founder of the Kansas City Catholic Business Network, continues our quarterly breakfast speaker series, with a presentation on “Understanding Your Marketplace Ministry.”  The free event will be held at St. Joseph Church, in the Fr. Richard Wurzel Family Center, 5373 Main Street, Sylvania, OH. Registration, networking and free... Read more

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MANSFIELD—You’re invited to join the celebration! “Grace Before Meals,” with Fr. Leo Patalinghug and Bishop Daniel E. Thomas, Tues., Nov. 7, 2017, at James W. Kehoe Center, 175 Mansfield Ave., Shelby, OH. Fr. Leo, television host of Savoring Our Faith on EWTN, will demonstrate how simply creating and sharing a meal can... Read more

Prayer Vigil

TOLEDO—People of all faiths will gather for an hour of peaceful prayer beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, as the pro-life community of Northwest Ohio closes The 40 Days for Life Fall Campaign with a Prayer Vigil. Participants will gather to pray for the end of abortion on the sidewalk of Capital Care abortion facility, 1160 W. Sylvania Ave., Toledo, OH.  Read more

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TOLEDO, OH—Catholic Charities Diocese of Toledo is hosting the ecumenical 40 Days for Life Fall Campaign in Northwest Ohio now through Sunday, November 5, 2017. You can participate in the 40 Days For Life Fall Campaign in three ways: prayer and fasting, community outreach and peaceful vigil. We invite you to pray for an hour in front of Capital Care Network, the Toledo abortion clinic, located at 1160 W. Sylvania Avenue. Sign up at:  Read more

Bishop Thomas Leading Procession

TOLEDO, OH—Join Bishop Daniel E. Thomas for a Mass to celebrate the dignity of life! The 9 a.m. Mass, on Saturday, Oct. 14, will be held at St. Catherine of Siena Parish, 4555 N. Haven Ave., Toledo, OH. Following the Mass, Bishop Thomas will lead a Eucharisti Read more

“A friend told me about La Posada. I came and I was surprised because it doesn’t look like a shelter. It looks just like a home. I was so glad when they told me we could stay. They’ve been so good to me. Honestly, none of this would be happening if I hadn’t been here. They’ve helped me so much.” – Marquita, La Posada resident

Our Mission

Catholic Charities makes real the love God has for each individual regardless of 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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