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Catholic Charities to honor Major General Francis Vavala at 2019 Annual Tribute Dinner

October 29, 2018 – WILMINGTON DE– Major General (Ret) Francis Vavala, Delaware’s Former Adjutant General, will receive the Msgr. Thomas J. Reese Award at Catholic Charities Annual Tribute Dinner on Wednesday, April 03, 2019.   The Most Reverend W. Francis Malooly, D.D., Bishop of the Diocese of Wilmington, will present the award at the dinner […]

Catholic Charities receives federal funding for Bayard House maternity program

October 16, 2018 – WILMINGTON DE – Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Wilmington has received a 3-year grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration on Children, Youth, and Families. The $200,000 per-year grant will support Catholic Charities Bayard House program, the only licensed residential maternity program in Delaware for homeless, […]

Help Catholic Charities “Stock the Pantry” for Summer

May 30, 2018 – WILMINGTON DE – Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Wilmington again asks all its communities to “Stock the Pantry” by contributing nonperishable food goods for households struggling to put food on their tables. The food drive will continue throughout the month of June 2018. Donors can drop off food and grocery […]

Bishop Malooly rededicates Marydale Retirement Village

May 2, 2018 – NEWARK DE – Most Reverend W. Francis Malooly, D.D. Bishop of the Diocese of Wilmington, rededicated the Marydale Retirement Village, an affordable senior rental com-munity, 135 Jeandell Drive, Newark, DE, on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. The rededication marks the completion of the comprehensive campus renovation of the senior housing community. The […]

Catholic Charities Celebrates National CACFP Week in March

February 21, 2018 – WILMINGTON DE – During National CACFP Week, March 11 to 17, 2018, Catholic Charities joins with Delaware family child care providers in acknowledging the many ways our community benefits from the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). Catholic Charities, as one of three Delaware sponsors of the program, works to […]

It’s Time to “Stock the Pantry” at Catholic Charities

January 17, 2018 – WILMINGTON DE – Catholic Charities Inc. again asks all its communities to “Stock the Pantry” by contributing nonperishable food goods in order for the agency to meet the continued high demand for emergency food distributions. The food drive will continue throughout the month of February 2018. Donors can drop off food […]

Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility and Catholic Charities host a Ribbon Cutting for New Castle County Community Energy Center

SEPT 7, 2017 – Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility and Catholic Charities, Inc. held an Open House and Ribbon Cutting for the New Castle County Community Energy Center at 11:30 am on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Catholic Charities Thrift Store, 1320 E. 23rd Street; Wilmington DE 19802. Energize Delaware Community Energy Centers (CEC’s) offer Delawareans […]