A summer of change and hope

On Memorial Day, our community was shaken to its core in 8 minutes and 46 seconds. The murder of George Floyd tears at the very fibers that bring our community together and shines a harsh light on the systemic injustices that too many must confront every single day. Since that day, many have examined their own… (Read More)

FAQ In-Kind Donations to Dorothy Day Place

Catholic Charities serves nearly 23,000 people every year with a diverse range of programs, offering basic necessities and help in moving toward greater stability. Our programs and the people we serve rely on the community for gifts of time and treasure. Several items are always needed to continue our services to men, women and children…. (Read More)

Helping each other through COVID, together

As the COVID-19 pandemic turned the world upside down, Melody tossed and turned at night worried her underlying conditions, age and lack of a stable home would make her more susceptible to the disease. Part of Catholic Charities Homeless Elders program, Melody had been grateful for the shelter at Higher Ground Saint Paul, but worried… (Read More)

Minnesota Housing: The COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program Has Launched

Minnesota Housing is pleased to announce that the COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program is now accepting applications from individuals and families impacted by COVID-19. The COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program provides housing assistance payments to help prevent eviction, prevent homelessness, and maintain housing stability for eligible renters and homeowners. Local administrators will review applications from individuals and… (Read More)

Your Voice! Your Vision! Your Vote!

Over the last several weeks, our communities, state, and global family witnessed and experienced a series of traumatic events amid a global pandemic that is not yet at bay. With the murder of George Floyd and a subsequent uprising, there is a deep sense of collective uncertainty plaguing our communities as we begin to pick… (Read More)