Catholic Charities to Honor Bishop W. Francis Malooly and Michael Hare at 2021 Tribute Dinner

Wilmington, DE – Most Reverend W. Francis Malooly, Bishop of the Diocese of Wilmington, will receive the 2021 Msgr. Thomas J. Reese Award at Catholic Charities Annual Tribute Dinner on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Michael J. Hare, the 2020 recipient will receive the 2020 Award as the dinner last year was cancelled due to COVID-19. […]

Letter from 1829 seeking help in Diocese of Wilmington uncovered at Shrine of Elizabeth Ann Seton

By Mike Lang, Dialog Reporter August 16, 2021 – Wilmington, DE – A piece of Diocese of Wilmington history has been sitting in Emmitsburg, Md., for nearly two centuries. Recently, two representatives from Catholic Charities had the opportunity to take a trip to see it. An unidentified person came across a publication from 1930 marking […]

More Federal Support for Affordable Housing Urged by Catholic Charities Leaders

By  Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service June 23, 2021 – Cleveland OH – Officials overseeing Catholic Charities-connected housing initiatives are calling on Congress to boost funding and expand tax credits for affordable housing programs that serve older adults and homeless people. Three officials made their pitch to congressional staffers during an online briefing arranged by Catholic […]

Fund for Women Announces 2021 Grant Recipients

June 15, 2021 – Reprinted from Coastal Point – The Fund for Women (FFW) at the Delaware Community Foundation recently announced the nonprofit recipients for its 2021 grant cycle. Since 1994, the FFW has awarded 376 grants totaling more than $3.2 million to nonprofits serving women and girls in Delaware. The FFW’s one-year grant offers organizations an opportunity to obtain seed […]

Pope Francis Appoints Rev. Mnsr. William Koenig as the New Bishop of the Diocese of Wilmington

April 30, 2021 – Wilmington, DE – The Holy Father, Pope Francis, named the Reverend Monsignor William Edward Koenig, Vicar for Clergy for the Diocese of Rockville Centre, New York, as the new Bishop of the Diocese of Wilmington. He will succeed the Most Reverend W. Francis Malooly, who has served as the leader of […]